Summer Book List

Summer vacation is almost here (thank goodness), and soon everyone’s going to have a lot of free time on their hands. But after you’ve watched Netflix until your eyes are crossed, what will you do with your spare time? So that you won’t have to go hunting around for something to do, here’s a list of books that will take away your boredom and make your summer much more exciting.


The Dark Divine, Bree Despain

Beautiful Creatures, Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl

Graceling, Kristin Cashore

The Mortal Instruments/The Infernal Devices, Cassandra Claire

The Night Circus, Erin Morgenstern

Percy Jackson & the Olympians, Rick Riordan


Eleanor and Park, Rainbow Rowell

My Life Next Door, Huntley Fitzpatrick

The Wolves of Mercy Falls, Maggie Stiefvater

All the Bright Places, Jennifer Niven

Why we Broke Up, Daniel Handler

Anna and the French Kiss, Stephanie Perkins

Science fiction

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Douglas Adams and Eoin Colfer

The Giver, Lois Lowry

Found, Margaret Peterson Haddix

Ender’s Game, Orson Scott Card

Life As We Knew It, Susan Beth Pfeffer

Unwind, Neal Shusterman

Thriller and Mystery

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Stieg Larsson

Confessions of a Murder Suspect, James Patterson and Maxine Paetro

Gone Girl, Gillian Flynn

The Girl on the Train, Paula Hawkins

The Da Vinci Code, Dan Brown

In the Woods, Tana French

Young Adult Fiction

Zac and Mia, A. J. Betts

The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Stephen Chbosky

Looking For Alaska, John Green

Identical, Ellen Hopkins

Breaking Beautiful, Jennifer Shaw Wolf

Life in Outer Space, Melissa Keil


Cinder, Novel by Marissa Meyer

The Maze Runner, James Dashner

Matched, Ally Condie

The Selection, Kiera Cass

Feed, Matthew Tobin Anderson

Fahrenheit 451, Ray