What books do your teachers LOVE?
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School Counselor

MS. KARTCHNER

My favorite book that I would recommend to students would be The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho.

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Art and Ceramics

MR. STAHMANN

One of my favorite books is The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster.

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Dance

MS. SMITH

Wonder by  RJ Palacio, The Book Thief by Markus Zusak, and The Outsiders by SE Hinton.

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Social Studies

MR. DAVIS

I was obsessed with Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card in middle school, I would definitely recommend it.

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Band

MR. CARTER

Scythe by Neal Shusterman.

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English

MR. OCHS

My current favorite is Salt to the Sea by Ruth Sepetys.

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English

MS. WHITE

My favorites in each genre!

Graphic Novels

The Nameless City by Faith Hicks

Drama by Raina Telgemeier

 

Horror/Mystery

Dread Nation by Justina Ireland

Under Locker and Key by Allison K. Hymas

 

Realistic Fiction

Crossover by Kwame Alexander

Ghost by Jason Reynolds

 

Fantasy

Aru Shah and the End of Time by Roshani Chokski

Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton

 

Sci Fi/Dystopia

Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson

Scythe by Neal Shusterman

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Math

MS. MINER

My favorite book recommendation for students is I am Malala, by Malala Yousafzai.

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Social Studies

MS. VICKERS

My favorite YA book/series is The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel by Micheal Scott. Book 1 is called The Alchemist

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Science

MS. SABEY

My current favorite books are probably A Separate Peace by John Knowles or A Night Divided by Jennifer Nielsen.

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Science

MS. KESSEL

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.

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Innovative Learning Coach

MS. HERNANDEZ

A Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket and Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling.

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CTE

MS. GIBSON

The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare, Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli, and Do Hard Things by Alex & Brett Harris

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SPED

MS. BROWN

Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli

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English

MS. LOW

Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick.

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Family and Consumer Science

MS. BOSCO

That is such a hard question! I love the book Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom.

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Orchestra

MS. BRAITHWAITE

I loooove Bleak House by Charles Dickens.

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English

MS. EVANS

That Was Then, This Is Now by S.E. Hinton. I think it's a great extension to The Outsiders

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English

MR. BRODRICK

Star Wars Yoda: Dark Rendezvous by Sean Stewart. It's awesome.

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Drama

MR. LANGLOIS

My favorite YA books are the His Dark Materials Trilogy by Phillip Pullman.  The books are titled The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife and The Amber Spyglass.

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Social Studies

MR. HORNE

Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl.

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Math

MR. FOSSAT

The Harry Potter series, but outside of that, I also love The Alliance by Gerald Lund and Seventh Son by Orson Scott Card.

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Girl's PE

MS. TALBOT

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee. My favorite!

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Life Skills and Peer Tutoring

MS. WOODRUFF

Things not Seen by Andrew Clements

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Student Advocate

MS. KENSINGER

The Unwind Series by Neal Shusterman and Wonder by RJ Palacio.

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English

MS. FIELD

Navigating Early by Clare Vanderpool. I love it because it combines mystery, adventure, accepting others different from ourselves, forgiveness and redemption. It is not in verse, but the language is poetic. It is INCREDIBLE, and helps readers gain perspective from other points of view.

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Math

MS. EARL

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins.

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Science

MS. CHAUPA

Peter and the Starcatchers by Dave Barry, and A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking

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English

MS. CABRALES

This is really hard, there are just so many good books out there! The Bridge Home by Padma Venkatraman or Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt are two of my favorites.

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Math

MS. JOHNSON

Caraval by Stephanie Garber.

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Counseling

MS. PALMER

Kiss of Deception by Mary Pearson

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Principal

MR. WHITAKER

I like The Hiding Place by Corrie Ten Boom. I like it because her true story of life in a Nazi concentration camp is inspiring and teaches us that our capacity to triumph over any trial is limitless. 

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Assistant Principal

MS. GALLAGHER

I loved The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie. 

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SPED

MS. TUCKETT

The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak.

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Life Skills Aide

MS. BICKMORE

Out of My Mind by Sharon Draper.

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Science

MS. RUSSON

I love the Harry Potter series...book three is definitely my favorite!

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Counseling

MS. RODEN

Salt to the Sea by Ruth Sepetys.

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