•    MEDIA CENTER BOOKS WISH LIST (updated 11/15/2019)

    Many thanks to you—parents and students—who have donated wish list books to the media center. If you’ve got a new or gently used copy of any of the following books, please consider dropping it off in the main office or the media center.  Spartans love to read!

     

     Books in popular fiction series:

    *The Battle of the Labyrinth (Book 4, Percy Jackson and the Olympians seies by Rick Riordan)

    *Cress (Book 3, Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer)

    *Crossed (Book 2, Matched trilogy by Ally Condie)

    *A Curse So Dark and Lonely and A Heart So Fierce and Broken (Books 1 & 2 of the duology by Brigid Kemmerer)

    *Delirium (Book 1, Delirium series by Lauren Oliver)

    *Diviners (Book 1, Diviners series by Libba Bray)

    *Everlasting Rose (Book 2, The Belles series by Dhonielle Clayton)

    *Michael Vey series by Richard Paul Evans, Books 1 through 3: Prisoner of Cell 25; Rise of Elgen; Battle of Ampere

    *Montmorency series by Eleanor Updale (Books 1 thru 5): Montmorency; Montmorency on the Rocks; Montmorency and the Assassins; Montmorency Revenge; Montmorency Returns

    *Our Dark Duet (Book 2, Monsters of Verity duology by Victoria Schwab)

    *The Queen of Nothing (Book 3, Folk of the Air series by Holly Black)

    *Scythe series by Neal Shusterman, Books 1 through 3: Scythe; Thunderhead; Toll--  We need these in paperback only

    *Ship Breaker (Book 1 of connected novels by Paolo Bacigalupi)

    * The Unwind series by Neal Shusterman, Books 1 through 4: Unwind; Unwholly; Unsouled; Undivided

    * The Warcross duology by Marie Lu: Warcross; Wildcard

    *The Watcher (Book 1, The Watcher’s Quest series by Margaret Buffie)

    *War Storm (Book 4, Red Queen series by Victoria Aveyard)

     

    Classics- It’d be great to have 2 hardbound copies of these Jane Austen’s novels:

    *Mansfield Park

    *Northanger Abbey

    *Persuasion

     

     Other Fiction:

    *A Heart in a Body in the World (Deb Caletti)

    *A La Carte (Tanita Davis)

    *Alice from Dream to Dream (a graphic novel by Giulio Macarone)

    *Analee, In Real Life (Janelle Milanes)

    *The Beckoning Shadow (Katharyn Blair)

    *Challenger Deep (Neal Shusterman)

    *Circe (Madeline Miller)

    *The Circle (Dave Eggers)

    *A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess)

    *Everything I Never Told You (Celeste Ng)

    *Gone (Michael Grant)

    *Gut Check (Eric Kester)

    *Kindred (Octavia Butler)

    *Knights of the Hill Country (Tim Tharp)

    *I Am Still Alive (Kate Alice Marshall)

    *Last Pick (graphic sci-fi by Jason Walz)

    *Lesson Before Dying (Ernest Gaines)

    *Long Snapper's Blues (Mike Tanier)

    *A Long Way Down (Jason Reynolds)

    *Mockingbird (Kathryn Erskine)

    *More Than We Can Tell (Brigid Kemmerer)

    *Music of What Happens (Bill Konigsberg)

    *North of Happy (Adi Alsaid)

    *One of Us is Lying (Karen McManus)

    *Pop (Gordon Korman)

    *Shout (Laurie Halse Anderson)

    *Spin (Lamar Giles)

    *Spinning Silver (Naomi Novik)

    *Station Eleven (Emily St. John Mandel)

    *Taste Test (Kelly Fiore)

    *There's Someone in Your House (Stephanie Perkins)

    *We Are the Perfect Girl (Ariel Kaplan)

    *We Were Liars (E. Lockhart)

     

    Non-fiction that’s either gone missing or wish-we-had:

    *Becoming (Michelle Obama)

    *Bomb (Steve Sheinkin)

    *Boys in the Boat (Daniel James Brown)

    *(Don’t) Call Me Crazy: 33 Voices Start the Conversation about Mental Health (Kelly Jensen)

    *The Conscious Closet (Elizabeth Cline)

    *Educated (Tara Westover)

    *I Want More Pizza:  Real World Money Skills for High School, College, and Beyond (Steve Burkholder)

    *Life in Motion (Misty Copeland)

    *Make it Messy: My Perfectly Imperfect Life (Marcus Samuelson)

    *Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Frederick Douglass)

    *The Pact (Sampson Davis)

    *They Called Us the Enemy (George Takei)

    *Well-Read Black Girl (Glory Edim). Would like 2 more copies.

     

    Test Study Books (need only the most recent editions-- from 2018 forward)

    ACT:

    *The Real ACT Prep Guide: The Only Official Prep Guide from the Makers of the ACT

    *Math and Science Workout for the ACT (Melissa Hendrix)

    *Cracking the ACT (Geoff Martz)

     ASvAB:

    *ASVAB for Dummies

    *ASVAB: The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery

    SAT:

    *Barron's SAT ((Sharon Green)

    *Math Review for the SAT

    *The Official SAT Study Guide

     

     Anime & Manga:

    *After the Fall (E.C. Myers)

    *Tokyo Ghoul (Sui Ishida) series, starting with Book 1

     

    Books by Stephen King that students have asked for: 

    *The Gunslinger (first book in the Dark Tower series)

    *Carrie

    *Firestarter

    *Pet Sematary

    *The Green Mile

    *The Outsider

    *The Shining

    *Sleeping Beauties

     

     

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