• “Outside of a dog, a book is a man’s best friend. Inside of a dog, it’s too dark to read.” – Groucho Marx


    Daily Reading Log

    Weekly Reading Log

    Reading Log with Written Response


    “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” – Dr. Seuss


    Here are a few book lists I found online:

    1) 17 Required High School Books We Ended Up Loving


    2) 40 Books You Hated in High School That You'll Love Now


    3) 20 Contemporary Books for Your High School Reading List


    4) The 10 Best Mystery Books



    Mr. White’s Recommendations


    Jane Austin

    • Sense and Sensibility
    • Pride and Prejudice

    Ernest Hemingway

    • The Old Man and the Sea
    • Farewell to Arms
    • For Whom the Bell Tolls
    • The Sun Also Rises
    • Short stories

    Jack London

    • The Call of the Wild
    • White Fang
    • The Sea Wolf
    • Short stories

    John Steinbeck

    • Grapes of Wrath
    • Of Mice and Men
    • Tortilla Flat
    • Cannery Row
    • East of Eden
    • The Red Pony
    • The Long Valley (short stories)

    Emily Dickenson

    • (Assorted poems)

    Herman Melville

    • Moby Dick
    • Short stories

    Charles Dickens

    • A Tale of Two Cities
    • Oliver Twist
    • Great Expectations


    Book Titles:

    • Fahrenheit 451 (Bradbury)
    • Watership Down (Adams)
    • Fallen Angels (Myers)
    • Catcher in the Rye (Salinger)
    • Jane Eyre (Charlotte Bronte)
    • Wuthering Heights (Emily Bronte)
    • The Fountainhead (Rand)
    • Atlas Shrugged (Rand)
    • Gulliver’s Travels (Swift)
    • The Picture of Dorian Gray (Wilde)
    • The Little Prince (de Saint-Exupery)
    • Invisible Man (Ellison)
    • The Handmaids Tale (Atwood)
    • Stranger in a Strange Land (Heinlein)
    • Where the Red Fern Grows (Rawls)
    • Z is for Zachariah (O’Brien)
    • The Pigman (Zindel)
    • The Witch of Blackbird Pond (Speare)
    • Jonathan Livingston Seagull (Bach)
    • Illusions (Bach)




“You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.” – Ray Bradbury