7th Grade Pre-AP & GT
Required Summer Reading
Death Cloud by Andy Lane
For Darkness Shows the Stars by Diana Peterfreund
In this post-apocalypic retelling of Jane Austen's Persuasion, Elliott North, one of the elite Luddites, is in love with Kai, a servant on her family's estate. Four years ago, Kai left to explore the world, but now he has returned as a dashing explorer. Elliott must struggle with her feelings for Kai as she fights to save the estate and all who work on it.
The Roar by Emma Clayton
The Warrior's Heart by Eric Greitens
An exciting and inspiring memoir of a Navy Seal, the author tells his stories of harrowing training and wartime experiences in multiple, fairly recent conflicts. He occasionally addresses the reader, asking them to consider their own decisions and actions in light of compassion and courage.