High School

Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood

A graphic memoir that tells the story of an Iranian girl living in Iran during the Islamic Revolution, Persepolis presents a story of bravery in the midst of great change through the eyes of girl as she grows from six-years-old to fourteen-years-old.

A Thousand Splendid Suns

“A Thousand Splendid Suns is a breathtaking story set against the volatile events of Afghanistan’s last thirty years — from the Soviet invasion to the reign of the Taliban to the post-Taliban rebuilding—that puts the violence, fear, hope, and faith of this country in intimate, human terms.

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time

“Simon Mark Haddon's bestselling novel about a teenage boy with Asperger's syndrome is like a cute dog that leaps up and wants to lick you all over. There's no point in resisting—and there's no need.”
Lyn Gardner, The Guardian