School Summer Reading (K-12)

On this page we will link to the local schools' summer reading pages and lists (as we get them the links will become active).

Please let us know how we can best help you find just the right book!

The 2024 Nutmeg Nominees (and the winners for 2023). Several of the schools use this list for summer reading. Governor's Reading list is below.

Bethel High School AP/Honors page. General English page  and Teacher Titles.

Bethel Middle School- the requirement is to read at least one book! (Byrd's Books suggests you might consider choosing from the 2024 Nutmeg list for this year, since it was chosen by your peers)

Brookfield High School

Whisconier Middle School Library page (WMS summer reading) no list up yet

Joel Barlow High School

John Reed Middle School.  (Brochure)

Danbury Middle Schools suggested summer reading list & summer goals page

Danbury High School suggested summer reading & summer goals page

        AP Literature & Composition 

       AP Language & Composition

Newtown High School  (Reading List)

New Fairfield Public Schools

New Milford High School

Connecticut Governor's Reading Challenge - book list

2023 Newbery Medal Winners & Honor Books