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Summer Reading 2022

GHS English Language Arts Summer Reading                                                                                                                           Summer 2022


***COPIES are available in the front office over the summer for specific grade level information.***  


12th GRADE - Mrs. Leah Barnett,

AP Literature and Composition: The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini. AP students must conduct research as assigned, read the entire novel, complete the Data Analysis Sheets on the novel, and prepare for an exam the first week of school.       


English IV: NO summer reading 


11th GRADE - Mrs. Lindsey Hornbuckle,

AP Language and Composition: Directions are linked below:


English III:  NO summer reading 


10th GRADE - Mr. Aron Moss,

Pre-AP English II: The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien. Read the novel, not the short story. Students will complete the Major Works Data Sheet and a short historical background research sheet. Exam will be the first week of school. The book is $9.99 on Amazon but is free if you have Kindle Unlimited. It’s also cheaper at

English II: NO summer reading



Mrs. Trina Slappey (English I), trinaslappey@gcboe.netEnglish I: NO summer reading


Mr. Jordan Shelton (Pre-AP English I),

Pre-AP English ILord of the Flies by William Golding. 

Pre-AP students should complete the Theme Sheets and Discussion Questions on the novel. There will be a Writing Assignment on the novel during the first two weeks of school that will be the students' first test grade of the year. 

Copies of the novel are $5.99 on Amazon and in the same price range or cheaper on Thriftbooks: