READING LISTS

"I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading!

How much sooner one tires of anything than of a book."  -Jane Austen

School of Grammar

Across Five Aprils

- Irene Hunt

The Adventures of Frog and Toad

- Arnold Lobel

The Adventures of Robin Hood

- Howard Pyle

The Aesop for Children 

Alfred the King

- Chris Schlect

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

- Charles Lutwidge Dogson

Alone Yet Not Alone

- Tracy M. Leininger

The Alphabet Quest

- Ned Bustard  

Amelia Bedelia

- Peggy Parish

Amos Fortune

- Elizabeth Yates

Around the World in Eighty Days

- Jules Verne

Augustine, the Farmer Boy of Tagaste

- P. de Zeeuw

The Autobiography of George Muller

- George Muller

Baby Island

- Carol Ryrie Brink

The Berenstein Bears

- Stan and Jan Berenstein

Because of Winn-Dixie

Kate DiCamillo

Beowulf the Warrior

Serraillier I

The Biggest Bear

- Lyn Ward

Billy Blaze

- Clarence William Anderson

The Black Flag

- Ned Bustard

Black Ships Before Troy

- Rosemary Sutcliff

Blackthorn Winter

- Kathryn Reiss

Blueberries for Sal

- Robert McCloskey

The Boxcar Children

- Gertrude Warner

The Brave Monk

- R.C. Sproul Jr. 

Bread and Jam for Frances

- Russell Hoban

Bright Night

- Nancy Wilson

The Bronze Bow

- Elizabeth George Speare

Bruchko

- Bruce Colson

Bud and Me

- Alta and Temple Abernathy

The Call of the Wild

- Jack London

Caps for Sale

- Esphyr Slobodkina

Carry a Big Stick

- George Grant

Carry On, Mr. Bowditch

- Jean Lee Latham

Caught In Smiles

- Douglas Jones

A Chair for Mother

- Vera Williams

Charlotte’s Web

- E. B. White

The Children’s Homer

- Padraic Colum

A Christmas Carol

- Charles Dickens

Corduroy

- Don Freeman

Curious George

- H. A. Rey

Cyrus the Archer

- Wes & Dani Callhan

Detectives in Togas

- Henry Winterfield 

Dr. DeSoto

- William Steig

The Door in the Wall

- Marguerite De Angler

Duel in the Wilderness

- Karin Farley

Ella Sings Jazz

- Ned Bustard

Farmer Boy

- Laura Ingles Wilder

Floss

- George Eliot

Frog and Toad

- Arnold Lobel

From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

- E. L. Konigsburg

God’s Smuggler

- Brother Andrew

Green Eggs and Ham

- Dr. Seuss

Harry the Dirty Dog

- Gene Zion

Heidi

- Johanna Spyrn

Henry and Mudge

- Cynthia Rylant

The Hiding Place

- Cornelie Ten Boom

Homer Price

- Robert McCloskey

Howard Saves a Hound

- Carl L. Petticoffer

I Am Regina

- Sally Keehn

If You Give A Mouse A Cookie

- Laura Joffe Numeroff

If You Take A Mouse to School

- Laura Joffe Numeroff

In a Camel's Eye

- Ben and Bekah Merkle

Ink on His Fingers

- Louise A. Vernon

Johnny Tremaine

- Esther Forbes

The Journals of Lewis and Clark

- William Clark & Merriwether Lewis

The Jungle Book

- Rudyard Kipling

Kidnapped

- Robert Lewis Stevenson

King Arthur & the Knights of the Round Table

- Roger Lancelyn Green

Lexi's Hope

- Diana DiPasquale Bauer 

Little Bear

- Else Holmelund Minarik

The Little Engine That Could

- Watty Piper

Little House on the Prairie

- Laura Ingalls Wilder

The List

- Siobhan Vivian

Madeline

- Ludwig Bemelmans

Milly-Molly-Mandy

- Joyce Lankester Brisley

Mr. Popper’s Penguins

- Richard and Florence Atwater

Mr. Putter and Tabby Pour the Tea

- Cynthia Rylant

Moon Mission

- Tom Garfield

My Clara

- Rachel Wilson

My Father’s Dragon

- Ruth Stile Gannett

A New Coat for Anna

- Harriet Ziefert

Night of the Full Moon

- Gloria Whelon

Number the Stars

- Louis Lowry

Pan and the Mad Man

- Laurie Detweiler and Ned Bustard

Pepin the Not-Big

- Ty and Emily Fischer

Peter Rabbit

- Beatrix Potter

Pinocchio

- Carlo Collodi

The Pioneers Go West

- Georg R. Stewart

Pompeii…Buried Alive

- Edith Kunhardt

Queen of the Sea

- Douglas Jones

The Rainbow Fish

- Marcus Pfister

The Red Badge of Courage

- Stephen Crane

Red Hood

- Ned Bustard

The Rig Ran On

- Joanna Veith and Emily Fischer

Rolf and the Viking Bow

- Allen French

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

- Mildred D. Taylor

Runs From Guns

- Emily Fischer

Salt in His Blood

- William R. Rang

Sarah, Plain, and Tall

- Patricia Maclachlan

Seaman

- Gail Langer Karwaski

Serving In the Shadow of Death

- Laura Blakey

Soft Rain

- Cornelia Cornelissen 

Stone Soup

- Marcia Brown

Stuart Little

E. B. White

The Swiss Family Robinson

- Johann David Wyss

The Sword of Rob Roy

- Gene E. Veith

A  Tale of Sir Galahad

- Ned Bustard

This Was John Calvin

- Thea B. Van Halsema

Through the Looking Glass

- Charles Lutwidge Dogson

The Tinkers’ Daughter

- Wendy Lawton

To the Rim of the Map

- Eric Vanderhoof

Treasure Island

- Robert Lewis Stevenson

The Trojan Horse

- Emily Little

The Trumpet of the Swan

- E. B. White

Twice Freed

- Patricia St. John

Up in the Sky

- Tom Garfield

The Velveteen Rabbit

- Margery Williams 

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

- Eric Carle

Winnie-the-Pooh

- A. A. Milne

The Witch of Blackbird Pond

- Elizabeth George Speare

With Lee in Virginia

- G. A. Henty

School of Logic & Rhetoric

The Bible

Adventures of Tom Sawyer

- Mark Twain

Aeneid

- Virgil

Aeschylus I

Aesop’s Fables

- Aesop

All Quiet on the Western Front 

- Erich Maria Remarque

Amusing Ourselves to Death 

- Neil Postman

Animal Farm

- George Orwell

The Annals of Imperial Rome 

- Tacitus

Anne of Green Gables 

- Lucy Maud Montgomery

Anselm of Canterbury

- Anselm

The Anti-federalist Papers

- Cato, Brutus, and Federal Farmo

Apocrypha

Art in the Bible 

- Francis Schaeffer

The Bacchae and Other Plays 

- Euripides

Benjamin FranklinThe Autobiography of Charles G. Finney

Best Things in Life

- Peter Kreeft

Beowulf

- Translated by Seamus Heaney

The Bondage of the Will

- Marin Luther

Brave New World 

- Aldous Huxley

The Canterbury Tales

- Geoffrey Chauser

Chosen By God

- R. C. Sproul

Christianity and Liberalism

- J. Greshem Machen

Church History

- Eusebius

Code of Hammurabi 

- Hammurabi

Columbus on Himself

- Christopher Columbus

Communist Manifesto

- Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels

Confessions

- Augustine

Crime and Punishment 

- Fyodor Dostoyesvsky

Dandelion Wine

- Ray Bradbury

Death of a Salesman

- Arthur Miller

Death on the Nile 

- Agatha Christie

Desiring God 

- John Piper

Diary of a Young Girl 

- Anne Frank

The Divine Comedy

- Dante Alighieri

Dracula

- Bram Stoker

The Dragon and the Raven 

- G. A. Henty

Eagle of the Ninth

- Rosemary Sutcliff

Early History of Rome

- Livy 

Eats, Shoots, and Leaves 

- Lynne Truss

Ecclesiastical History of the English People

- The Venerable Bede

Emma 

- Jane Austen

Epic of Gilgamesh

- Anonymous

Faerie Queen

-  Edmund Spencer

Fahrenheit 451

- Ray Bradbury

The Federalist Papers

- Madison, Jay, and Hamilton

The Fellowship of the Ring

- J.R.R. Tolkien

Foxe’s Book of Martyrs

- John Foxe

Frankenstein

- Mary Shelley

The Great Christian Revolution 

- Otto Scott

Great Expectations

- Charles Dickens

The Great Gatsby

- F. Scott Fitzgerald

Grey is the Color of Hope 

- Irina Ratushinskaya

Gulliver’s Travels

- Anne Keay and Jonathan Swift

Hamlet

- William Shakespeare

Heart of Darkness

- Joseph Conrad

Henry V

- William Shakespeare

Herodotus

Historic Speeches

Histories 

- Josephus

The History of the Kings of Britain

- Geoffrey of Monmouth

The Hobbit

- J.R.R. Tolkien

Holiness of God

- R. C. Sproul

The Horse and His Boy

- C. S. Lewis

How Should We Then Live?

- Francis Schaeffer

How to Read a Book 

- Mortimer J. Adler

Introduction to Aristotle 

- Aristotle

Iliad

- Homer

Jane Eyre

- Charlotte Bronte

Julius Caesar

- William Shakespeare

The Jungle 

- Upton Sinclair

Killer Angels

- Michael Shaara

King Richard III

- William Shakespeare

Knowing God

- J. I. Packer

The Koran

- Mohammad

The Last Battle

- C. S. Lewis

Last Days of Socrates

- Plato

Last of the Mohicans

- James Ferimore Cooper

Legend of Sleepy Hollow

- Washington Irving

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

- C. S. Lewis

Little Women

- Louisa May Alcott

Lord of the Flies

- William Golding

Macbeth

- William Shakespeare

The Magicians Nephew

- C. S. Lewis

Mein Kampf 

- Adolf Hitler

Mere Christianity

- C. S. Lewis

Merry Adventures of Robin Hood

- Howard Pyle

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

- William Shakespeare

Night 

- Elie Wiesel

The Nine Tailors

- Dorothy Sayers

1984 

- George Orwell

Northanger Abbey

- Jane Austen

Odyssey

- Homer 

Of Plymouth Plantation

- William Bradford

The Old Man and the Sea

- Ernest Hemingway

On the Incarnation

- Athanasius of Alexandria

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich 

- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Out of the Silent Planet

- C. S. Lewis

Ovid

Paralandra

- C. S. Lewis

The Peloponesian War 

- Thucydides

The Pilgrim’s Progress

- John Bunyan

The Pit and the Pendulum 

- Edgar Allen Poe 

Plutarch’s Lives

- Plutarch

The Poems of Edgar Allen Poe

Postmodern Times 

- Gene Veith

Pride and Prejudice

- Jane Austen

The Prince 

- Niccolo Machiavelli

The Prince and the Pauper 

- Mark Twain

The Republic 

- Plato

Prince Caspian

- C. S. Lewis

Reflections on the Revolution in France

- Edmund Burke

Reformed Dogmatics 

- Herman Bavinck

The Return of the King

- J.R.R Tolkien

Robinson Crusoe

- Daniel Defoe

The Rule of Saint Benedict

- St. Benedict of Nursia

The Saga of the Volsungs 

Scarlet Letter

- Nathaniel Hawthorne

Scarlet Pimpernel

- Emma Orczy

The Screwtape Letters

- C. S. Lewis

Sherlock Holmes

- Arthur Conan Doyle

The Silmarillion 

- J.R.R Tolkien

The Silver Chair

- C. S. Lewis

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

- The Pearl Poet

Socrates Meets Jesus

- Peter Kreeft

Song of Roland

- Translated by Dorothy Sayers

Sophocles

The Story of King Arthur and His Knights

- Howard Pyle

A Tale of Two Cities

- Charles Dickens

That Hideous Strength

- C. S. Lewis

Till We Have Faces

- C. S. Lewis

To Kill a Mockingbird

- Harper Lee

Tortured for Christ

- Richard Wurmbrand

Travels of Marco Polo

- Rustichello da Pisa, Paulo Siveria, et al

 The Treaty of Versailles 

- Woodrow Wilson and others

Twelve Caesars

- Suetonius

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea 

- Jules Verne

The Two Towers

- J.R.R Tolkien

The Unaborted Socrates

- Peter Kreeft

Uncle Tom’s Cabin

- Harriet Beecher Stowe

Under Drakes Flag

- G. A. Henty

Understanding the Times 

- David A. Noebel

Up from Slavery

- Booker T. Washington

The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

- C. S. Lewis

Walden and Other Writings

- Henry David Thoreau

Wealth of Nations

- Adam Smith 

The Westminster Confession of Faith

What if Jesus Had Never Been Born? 

- Kennedy & Newcombe

Winning His Spurs 

- G. A. Henty

ABOUT US

Christ Dominion Academy is a registered Pennsylvania private school offering a K-12 Christian education to students from Christian families at our campus in Summerville, Pennsylvania and online.

ADDRESS

 

59 West Penn Street

Summerville, PA  15864

Phone:  814.856.3500

Email:  headmaster@christdominion.com

© 2019 by Christ Dominion Academy

  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon