8th Grade Summer Reading 2020

 

Here is the list of 8th Grade Summer Reading Books. Read 3 books in total. One of the books must be a nonfiction text. Books are separated here by Fiction, with Nonfiction following.

Please note: The links provided here are representative of the versions/editions of these books we regularly stock. If you order another version/edition, we might have to order it and your order might take longer to fulfill.

FICTION

And Then There Were None Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062073471
Availability: In Stock
Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - January 18th, 2011

Jurassic Park: A Novel Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780345538987
Availability: In Stock
Published: Ballantine Books - September 25th, 2012

Stormbreaker (Alex Rider #1) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780142406113
Availability: In Stock
Published: Puffin Books - February 16th, 2006
The Alex Rider series contains eleven books, any of which can be chosen to fulfill the fiction requirement. Click here to see all eleven books.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Cover Image
By J.K. Rowling, Brian Selznick (Illustrator), Mary GrandPré (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338299144
Availability: In Stock
Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - June 26th, 2018
The Harry Potter series contains seven books, any of which can be chosen to fulfill the fiction requirement. Click here to see all seven books.
Everlost (The Skinjacker Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781416997498
Availability: In Stock
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - November 10th, 2009
Any of the books in the Skinjacker trilogy can be used to fulfill the 8th grade fiction requirement. Click here to see the whole trilogy.
The Pigman Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780060757359
Availability: In Stock
Published: HarperTeen - March 6th, 2018

Homegoing Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101971062
Availability: In Stock
Published: Vintage - May 2nd, 2017

Out of the Dust (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780590371254
Availability: In Stock
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - January 1st, 1999

The Call of the Wild (Aladdin Classics) Cover Image
By Jack London, Gary Paulsen (Foreword by)
 
ISBN: 9780689856747
Availability: Indefinitely out print from the publisher
Published: Aladdin - February 1st, 2003

Boy's Life Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781416577782
Availability: In Stock
Published: Gallery Books - July 1st, 2008
 

 

 

***NONFICTION***

 

 

The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780375867828
Availability: In Stock
Published: Schwartz & Wade - July 8th, 2014

Farewell to Manzanar Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781328742117
Availability: In Stock
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - July 11th, 2017

X: A Novel Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780763690922
Availability: In Stock
Published: Candlewick - August 2nd, 2016

Bomb: The Race to Build--and Steal--the World's Most Dangerous Weapon Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250050649
Availability: In Stock
Published: Square Fish - January 9th, 2018

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Maus I: A Survivor's Tale: My Father Bleeds History (Pantheon Graphic Library) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780394747231
Availability: In Stock
Published: Pantheon - August 12th, 1986

Guts & Glory: The American Civil War Cover Image
By Ben Thompson, C. M. Butzer (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780316320511
Availability: In Stock
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 6th, 2015

True Spirit: The True Story of a 16-Year-Old Australian Who Sailed Solo, Nonstop, and Unassisted Around the World Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781451616316
Availability: In Stock
Published: Atria Books - September 7th, 2010