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Name Grade Book Recommended Author About
Wyatt Coiner Junior Riot Walter Dean Myers Civil War/Historical Fiction
Mrs. Verstuyft Junior English Teacher Fallen Angels Walter Dean Myers Vietnam War/Historical Fiction
Mrs. Verstuyft Junior English Teacher Bag of Bones Stephen King Myster/Horror
Mrs. Verstuyft Junior English Teacher The Glass Castle Jeannette Walls Memoir
Mr. Bitzkie Curriculum/Human Resources Unbroken Laura Hillenbrand WWII Biography
Mrs. Suzy Groff BMS Librarian The Girl With The Red Balloon Katherine Locke This year's #biglibraryread
Kimberly Salinas Junior This Is So Not Happening Kieren Scott Domestic Fiction
Samantha Fernandez Senior Love Letters To The Dead Ava Dellaira Fiction
Nicole Arteaga Senior A Child Called "It" Dave Pelzer Autobiography, Biography, Children's Literature
Heather Dickeson Senior A Court of Thorns and Roses Sara J. Mass Fantasy Fiction
Nautikca Sanchez Senior The Same Kind of Different As Me Ron Hall Realistic
Esau Amaya Junior The House of the Scorpion Nancy Farmer Science Fiction/Young Adult Novel
Miss Frost 1st Grade Teacher The Book With No Pictures B.J. Novak Fiction, Class Read Aloud
Jarod Heidelberg Junior Insignia S.J. Kincaid Fiction, Sci-Fi
Anna Freeman Junior Tunnel Vision Susan Adrian Fiction
Emily Knisely Junior To All The Boys I've Loved Before Jenny Han Fiction
Bradley Hosford Junior Soldier X Don Wulffson War Drama, Young Adult
Brysen Day Junior Fallen Angels Walter Dean Myers The Vietnam War/Historical Fiction
Taylor Brown Junior The Missing Series Margaret Peterson Haddix Fiction
Mason Saunders Junior The Magnus Chase Series Rick Riordan Fantasy-Thriller
Makayla Effner Junior Better Off Friends Elizabeth Eulberg Fiction
Miriam Mendoza Junior A Ladder To The Sky John Boyne Fiction
Ms.Thayer Special Programs Tuesdays With Morrie Mitch Albom memoir/non-fiction
Ms.Thayer Special Programs Man's Search for Meaning Viktor Frankl memoir/WWII
Ms. Stockdale Para BHS New World Series P.C. Cast Young Teen Fantasy