Holliston High School

Summer Reading Assignment

Incoming Freshman

Read at least one book that explores the concept of Heroism.

Read at least one book which explores how a character or characters experience the pursuit of The American Dream.

Incoming Juniors

Read at least one book where a character takes a journey. The journey can be emotional, physical, or spiritual.



AP Language and Composition

Read the following two books this summer:
  • Thank you for Arguing by Jay Heinrichs
  • Frankenstein by Mary Shelley 

Incoming Seniors

Read one at least one book which examines how character(s) dealt with some of the complex issues during the twentieth century (Great Depression, WWII, Vietnam, AIDS, Suffrage and Rights movements).