2022 Summer Reading List

2022 Summer Reading
Posted on 06/29/2022

Read Beyond the Beaten Path!

 Choose to read some great books this summer and let your imagination soar!

Our suggested list includes a variety of titles for students. 

See below for details on how to access e-books and library cards.  Don’t forget to log your reading and bring your log back to school in September!


~Ms. Bridget Vaughan, QPS Coordinator of ELA and Literacy 


Grades 6-8: Sophisticated Readers


  • Miles Morales:  Shock Waves~Justin Reynolds
  •  The Power of Style:  How Fashion and Beauty Are Being Used to Reclaim Cultures~Christian Allaire
  • The Beatryce Prophecy~Kate DiCamillo
  • African Icons:  Ten People Who Shaped History~Tracey Baptiste
  • Unsettled~Reem Faruqi
  • Ahmed Aziz’s Epic Year~Nina Hamza
  • The Last Cuentista~Donna Barba Higuera
  • Red, White, and Whole~Rajani Larocca
  • Last Gate of the Emperor~Kwame Mbalia and Prince Joel Makonnen
  • Camp~Kayla Miller

Click here to visit the Thomas Crane Public Library and sign up for “Read Beyond the Beaten Path” summer activities and Beanstack reading program. 

Click here to register for a free library eCard



Please click here for the Summer Reading List.