summer reading

What Are We Reading?

It's summertime, and that means a lot of wonderful reading is going on - not only by our students but by our faculty and staff as well. Here is a list of just a few of the books faculty and staff have been reading since school let out a month ago.  

  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
  • Brainstorm:  The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain by Daniel J. Siegel 
  • Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls by David Sedaris 
  • American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America by Colin Woodard 
  • Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman 
  • Latin: Story of a World Language by Jürgen Leonhardt 
  • The Fishing Fleet: Husband-Hunting in the Raj by Anne de Courcy
  • The Rosie Project by Graeme C. Simsion 
  • My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor
  • Home of the Brave by Katherine Applegate  
  • Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin by Timothy Snyder
  • The Hare with the Amber Eyes by Edmund de Waal
  • Sacred Games by Gary Corby
  • Las Venas Abiertas de America Latina (“The Open Veins of Latin America”) by Eduardo Galeano
  • Dear Life by Alice Munro