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2022 Summer Reading: School Required Reading

Read Beyond the Beaten Path this summer!

Thurston Middle School Required Reading

TMS Summer Reading Overview

All TMS students must read at least 2 books this summer. The first book will be central to classwork and class community for the start of the year and are listed below. The second book is an opportunity to read a book of your choice.  

If entering 6th Grade, you must read Lifeboat 12 by Susan Hood.

If entering 7th Grade, you must read one of the following books:

If entering 8th Grade, you must read Nowhere Boy by Katherine Marsh

The second book of the summer can be any book. Here are some lists of suggestions of what to read:

All students must complete the Windows & Mirrors Assignment before the first day of school. 

Westwood High School Required Reading


Westwood Public Library

Main Library

660 High Street
Westwood, MA 02090
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Islington Branch

273 Washington Street
Westwood, MA 02090
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