By Areesha Nouman

I’ve been in a reading slump for a while now; I just can’t find the perfect book to sit down and enjoy. And, I’m sure a lot of you guys can relate to me as well. With a third of 2023 already having flown by, it’s time for new book recommendations! So, here’s a list of recommendations that I’ve compiled, of books that I’ve read and enjoyed and books that classmates have suggested. Happy reading! 

  • The Book Thief  by Markus Zusak
  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  • The Giver by Lois Lowry
  • Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami 
  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  • The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
  • Messenger by Lois Lowry
  • One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus
  • Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry
  • Number the Stars by Lois Lowry
  • Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
  • Killing Commendatore by Haruki Murakami
  • The Hunger Games series by Suzanne Collins
  • The Call of the Wild by Jack London
  • Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls
  • The Unwanteds series by Lisa McMann
  • Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
  • The Percy Jackson series by Rick Riordan
  • Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury