Summer Assignments, Cold Spring Harbor Jr./Sr. High School

Congratulations, it is summer time!

And you have homework.

The Cold Spring Harbor Library has copies of the 2011 summer assignments for the Cold Spring Harbor Junior/Senior High School. You can also find your assignment by visiting the school’s webpage.

To make your life easier, here is a list of the books you may be required to read this summer (check your assignment). Each title is a link to the catalog, where you can a) see what’s on the shelf and b) request a copy.

1984 by George Orwell

Among the Hidden by Margaret Peterson Haddix

An American Tragedy by Theodore Dreiser

The Best American Essays 2010 edited by Robert Atwan

Blink: the power of thinking without thinking by Malcolm Gladwell

Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

Fever, 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson

Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen Dubner

Gentlehands by M.E. Kerr

The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck

Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

Nectar in a Sieve by Kamala Markandaya

Peace Like a River by Leif Enger

Profiles in Courage by John F. Kennedy

Revolution by Jennifer Donnelly

The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

The Struggle for Black Equality by Harvard Sitkoff

The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien

Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom

Uglies by Scott Westerfeld