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Summer Reading at East Side: 10th Grade

10th Grade English Summer Reading Assignment

Some Books from the English Summer Reading List

New York Times Summer Reading Contest

2021 Teens' Top Ten Contest

The Teens' Top Ten is a "teen choice" list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year! Nominators are members of teen book groups in sixteen school and public libraries around the country. Nominations are posted on Support Teen Literature Day, the Thursday of National Library Week, and teens across the country vote on their favorite titles each year. Readers ages twelve to eighteen will vote online in August and September; the winners will be announced during Teen Read Week.

  1. "All Boys Aren’t Blue" by George M. Johnson. 
  2. "All the Stars and Teeth" by Adalyn Grace. 
  3. "Atomic Women" by Roseanne Montillo.
  4. "The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes" by Suzanne Collins. 
  5. "The Betrothed" by Kiera Cass.
  6. "The Black Friend: On Being a Better White Person" by Frederick Joseph. 
  7. "The Bone Thief" by Breeana Shields.
  8. "Cemetery Boys" by Aiden Thomas.
  9. "Chain of Gold" by Cassandra Clare.
  10. "Clap When You Land" by Elizabeth Acevedo. 
  11. "Dangerous Secrets" by Mari Mancusi. 
  12. "The Dark Matter of Mona Starr" by Laura Gulledge. 
  13. "Dragon Hoops" by Gene Luen Yang.
  14. "Five Total Strangers" by Natalie D. Richards. 
  15. "Flamer" by Mike Curato. 
  16. "The Inheritance Games" by Jennifer Lynn Barnes.
  17. "Instant Karma" by Marissa Meyer. 
  18. "The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue" by VE Schwab.
  19. "Legendborn" by Tracy Deonn. 
  20. "Lost Book of the White" by Cassandra Clare and Wesley Chu. 
  21. "The Mermaid, the Witch, and the Sea" by Maggie Tokudo-Hall. 
  22. "One of Us is Next" by Karen M. McManus. 
  23. "The Shadows Between Us" by Tricia Levenseller. 
  24. "Tweet Cute: A Novel" by Emma Lord. 
  25. "We Used to Be Friends" by Amy Spalding.

Some books from the 2021 Teens' Top Ten booklist