WESTMINSTER ACADEMY

Summer Reading Lists

Age Title Author

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All titles Dr. Seuss

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Are You My Mother? Philip D. Eastman

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Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What do you see? Bill Martin, Jr.

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Chicka Chicka Boom Boom John Archambault

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Corduroy Don Freeman

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Goodnight Moon Margaret Wise Brown

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Guess How Much I Love You Sam McBratney

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Hand, Hand, Finger, Thumb Al Perkins

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Little Toot Hardie Gramatky

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Love You Forever Robert N. Munsch

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Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel Virginia Lee Burton

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The Little Engine That Could Watty Piper

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The Runaway Bunny Margaret Wise Brown

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Eric Carle

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Where the Wild Things Are Maurice Sendak

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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day Judith Viorst

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Amelia Bedelia Books Peggy Parish

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Anne of Green Gables Lucy Maud Montgomery

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Cinnabar, the One O’Clock Fox Marguertie Henry

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Curious George Hans Augusto Rey

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Five Little Peppers and How They Grew Margaret Sidney

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Grandfather’s Journey Allan Say

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Heidi Johanna Spyri

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Little House books Laura Ingalls Wilder

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Make Way for Ducklings Robert McCloskey

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Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm Kate Douglas Wiggin

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Story about Ping Majorie and Kurt Wiese Flack

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Stuart Little E. B. White

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The Big Snow Berta and Elmer Hader

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The Complete Tales of Winnie the Pooh A. A. Milne

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The Courage of Sarah Noble Alice Dalgliesh

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The Gingerbread Man Paul Galdone

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The Giving Tree Shel Silverstein

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The Little House Virginia Lee Burton

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The Mitten Jan Brett

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The Rainbow Fish Marcus Pfister

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The Tale of Peter Rabbit Beatrix Potter

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The Velveteen Rabbit Margery Williams

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Theodore Roosevelt: An Initial Biography Genevieve Foster

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A Wrinkle in Time Madeleine L'Engle

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Aesop’s Fables  

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Carry on Mr. Bowditch Jean Lee Latham

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Roald Dahl

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Grimes’ Fairy Tales  

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Hans Brinker or the Siver Skates Mary Mapes Dodge

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Pinocchio Carlo Collodi

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Island of the Blue Dolphins Scott O'Dell

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A Light in the Attic Shel Silverstein

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All Creatures Great and Small James Herriot

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Black Beauty Anna Sewell

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Charlotte's Web E. B.White

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Gladys Aylward, the Little Woman Gladys Aylward

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Johnny Tremain Esther Forbes

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Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of Nimh Robert C. O'Brien

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Old Yeller Fred Gipson
MS Penrod Booth Tarkington
MS Sarah, Plain and Tall Patricia MacLachlan
MS Shiloh Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
MS The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Barbara Robinson
MS The Black Stallion Farley Walter
MS The Boxcar Children Gertrude Chandler Warner
MS The Jungle Book Rudyard Kipling
MS The Secret Garden Frances Hodgson Burnett
MS The Trumpet of the Swan E. B. White
MS The Witch of Blackbird Pond Elizabeth George Speare
MS The Wizard of Oz L. Frank Baum
MS The Yearling Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
MS Watership Down Richard Adams
MS Where the Red Fern Grows Wilson Rawls
MS Where the Sidewalk Ends: the Poems and Drawing of Shel Silverstein Shel Silverstein
MS White Fang Jack London
MS/HS Biographies d’Aulaire
MS/HS Nancy Drew Mystery Stories Carolyn Keene
MS/HS Pilgrim’s Progress John Bunyon
MS/HS Redwall Brian Jacques
MS/HS Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Mildred D. Taylor
MS/HS Sherlock Holmes Arthur Conan Doyle
MS/HS Stories Hans Christian Anderson
MS/HS Swiss Family Robinson JR Wyss
MS/HS The Adventures of Tom Sawyer Mark Twain
MS/HS The Call of the Wild Jack London
MS/HS The Chronicles of Narnia C.S. Lewis
MS/HS The Hardy Boys Franklin W. Dixon
MS/HS The Lord of the Flies William Golding
MS/HS The Lord of the Rings JRR Tolkien
MS/HS The Mutiny on the Bounty Robert Lewis Stevenson
HS A Man for all Seasons Thomas Hardy
HS Exodus Leon Uris
HS Leader by Destiny Jeanette Eaton
HS Little Women Louisa May Alcott
HS Pride and Prejudice Jane Austen
HS Silas Marner George Eliot
HS The Everlasting Man G.K. Chesterton
HS The Hiding Place Corrie Ten Boone
HS The Hobbit J. R. R. Tolkien
HS The Last of the Mohicans James Fenimore Cooper
HS The Outsiders S. E. Hinton
HS The Silver Chalice Thomas Costain
HS The Three Musketeers Alexandre Dumas
HS To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee