Summer Reading List 2012 | Week 9

What would summer be without a good reading list? Throughout the summer BGSU faculty, staff and students will share their picks for best summer reading. We hope you find time to read some of the selections and share your thoughts in the comments section at the bottom of the page!


Also consider the 2012 BGSU Common Read, A Pearl in the Storm: How I Found My Heart in the Middle of the Ocean by Tori Murden McClure.

Julia Krebs Davis ‘80
Curriculum Specialist
Secondary English Language Arts
Lakota Local Schools
Liberty Township, OH

My reading time is precious, and I have the hardest time deciding which of my three literary passions to pursue: professional literature, young adult literature, or a run to pure escapism. Not one to jump on the best seller list as soon as it comes out, I tend to rely on recommendations from my peers. (When you work with teachers, you have contact with some of the best read people on the planet!) Open my Kindle or rummage through the stack on the bedstand, and here is what you will find:

For the professional me:

For the students I hope to transform into readers for life:

For my days in the sun:


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