Camille Sée International Section Summer Reading List 2018


Camille-Sée International Section Summer Reading List 2018

Please note pupils should not read abridged versions.

Please read a minimum of 2 books


Coming into 6ème

Kenneth Grahame, The Wind in the Willows

E Nesbit, The Railway Children

Noel Streatfield, Ballet Shoes

Lemony Snicket,  A Series of Unfortunate Events: The Bad Beginning  

Frank Cottrell Boyce, Millions

Arthur Ransome, Swallows and Amazons

Coming into 6ème: To buy for September 2018

Matilda, Roald Dahl - Puffin/Penguin Paperback

Grammar Matters Too, Michael Ross (Heinemann)


6ème going into 5ème

Mark Twain, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

Oscar Wilde, The Canterville Ghost

Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Philip Pullman, Northern Lights

Michelle Magorian, Goodnight Mr Tom

David Almond, Skellig                   

6ème going into 5ème: To buy for September 2018

Boy, Roald Dahl


5ème going into 4ème

R M Ballantyne, Coral Island

Ernest Hemingway, The Old Man and the Sea

Laurie Lee, Cider with Rosie

Yann Martel, Life of Pi

Charles Dickens, Oliver Twist


 4ème going into 3ème

 Michael Farris Smith, Desperation Road

 Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities

 Jean Hegland, Into the Forest

 Alysia Abbott, Fairyland

 Hari Kunzru, White Tears

 Bram Stoker, Dracula


 3ème going into 2nde

Khaled Hosseini, The KiteRunner

Alice Walker, The Color Purple

Chinua Achebe, Things Fall Apart

Jane Austen, Emma

Charles Dickens,  A Tale of Two Cities

Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

J-D, Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye

George Eliot, The Mill on the Floss

2nde going into Première

Hari Kunzru, White Tears

Jeffrey Eugenides, Middlesex, or Virgin Suicides, or Fresh Complaint 

John Irving, The World According to Garp     

2nde going into Première: Buy and read for school year   

Much Ado About Nothing , William Shakespeare (The New Cambridge Shakespeare)

ISBN-13:978-0521532501 ISBN-10:1107629195

The Importance of Being Earnest, Oscar Wilde

The Sense of an Ending, Julian Barnes


Première going into Terminales

Jeffrey Eugenides, Fresh Complaint

Postcolonialism, A Very Short Introduction (OUP)

Modernism, A Very Short Introduction (OUP)

Ezra Pound, Selected Poems (Faber Edition)