What's Mr. K Reading?

  •  "I read not for happy endings but for new beginnings."

    -Richard Peck


    Currently, I am reading Lord of the Flies by William Golding.

    Other novels I have read throughout my time at West Middle are:

    4:50 From Paddington by Agatha Christie

    The A. B. C. Murders by Agatha Christie

    The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

    A Child Called "It"  by Dave Pelzer

    Adventures of Blue Avenger by Norma Howe

    Al Capone Does my Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko

    All the Broken Pieces by Ann E. Burg

    Allegiant by Veronica Roth

    A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park

    And Another Thing by Eoin Colfer

    And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

    Angels and Demons by Dan Brown

    The Appeal by John Grisham

    Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer

    Artemis Fowl: The Arctic Incident by Eoin Colfer

    Artemis Fowl: The Eternity Code by Eoin Colfer

    Artemis Fowl: The Opal Deception by Eoin Colfer

    The Associate by John Grisham

    The Body by Stephen King

    The Blind Side by Michael Lewis

    The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

    The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

    Bossypants by Tina Fey

    The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne

    Bringing Down the House by Ben Mezrich

    The Broker by John Grisham

    Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

    Chains by Laurie Halse Anderson

    Chasing Vermeer by Blue Balliett

    Catalyst by Laurie Halse Anderson

    The Chocolate War by Robert Cormier

    The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau

    The Client by John Grisham

    The Collector by John Fowles

    The Color Purple by Alice Walker

    The Confession by John Grisham

    Crank by Ellen Hopkins

    Cruise Control by Terry Trueman

    Cut by Patricia McCormick

    Dad is Fat by Jim Gaffigan

    Damage by A. M. Jenkins

    The da Vinci Code by Dan Brown

    Deadline by Chris Crutcher

    Deception Point by Dan Brown

    Divergent by Veronica Roth

    Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card

    Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer

    Fever 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson

    Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen

    Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes

    Ford County by John Grisham

    Forge by Laurie Halse Anderson

    Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick

    The Future of Us by Jay Asher and Carolyn Mackler

    Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry

    The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson

    The Giver by Lois Lowry

    Go Ask Alice by Anonymous

    The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

    Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling

    Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J. K. Rowling, Jack Thorne, and John Tiffany

    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling

    Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J. K. Rowling

    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling

    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J. K. Rowling

    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling

    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J. K. Rowling

    Heat by Mike Lupica

    The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

    Hollow City by Ransom Riggs

    House Rules by Jodi Picoult

    The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

    I am the Messenger by Markus Zusak

    If I Stay by Gayle Forman

    The Innocent Man by John Grisham

    Insurgent by Veronica Roth

    Jubilee by Margaret Walker

    Killing Mr. Griffin by Lois Duncan

    The King of Torts by John Grisham

    Kissing Doorknobs by Terry Spencer Hesser

    The Kite Runner  by Khaled Hosseini

    Knots in my Yo-Yo String by Jerry Spinelli

    The Last Juror by John Grisham

    Lawn Boy by Gary Paulson

    Level Up by Gene Luen Yang

    The Last Child by John Hart

    Library of Souls by Ransom Riggs

    Life, The Universe and Everything by Douglas Adams

    Looking for Alaska by John Green

    The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown

    Love by Toni Morrison

    The Lovely Bones  by Alice Sebold

    Maus by Art Spiegelman

    Maus II by Art Spiegelman

    Maximum Ride: The Angel Experiment by James Patterson

    Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris

    Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac Gabrielle Zevin

    The Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards

    Messenger by Lois Lowry

    Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life by James Patterson

    Milkweed by Jerry Spinelli

    Miss Peregrine's School for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

    Missing by Catherine MacPhail

    Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine

    Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

    Monster by Walter Dean Meyers

    Mostly Harmless by Douglas Adams

    Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie

    Night by Elie Wiesel

    Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult

    No Promises in the Wind by Irene Hunt

    Northern Light by Jennifer Donnelly

    Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

    Out of the Dust by Karen Hesse

    Paddle Your Own Canoe by Nick Offerman

    The Pearl by John Steinbeck

    Peeled by Joan Bauer

    The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

    Playing for Pizza by John Grisham

    The Racketeer by John Grisham

    The Rainmaker by John Grisham

    The Restaurant at the end of the Universe by Douglas Adams

    Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption by Stephen King

    Rogue Lawyer by John Grisham

    Rules by Cynthia Lord

    The Rules of Survival by Nancy Werlin

    Rumble Fish by S. E. Hinton

    Runaways Volume 1-7 by Brian K. Vaughn

    Runner by Carl Deuker

    The Schwa was Here by Neal Shusterman

    Shakespeare Bats Cleanup by Ron Koertge

    Shakespeare Makes the Playoffs by Ron Koertge

    She Said Yes by Mitsy Bernall

    Skipping Christmas by John Grisham

    The Sledding Hill by Chris Crutcher

    Smack by Melvin Burgess

    Small Steps by Lois Sachar

    So Long, and Thanks for all the Fish by Douglas Adams 

    Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson

    Stargirl by

Lord of the Flies