"The Lost Summer of Louisa May Alcott" by Kelly O'Connor McNees. A richly imagined, remarkably written story of the woman who created Little Women- and how love changed her in ways she never expected. A deft mix of fact and fiction.
"Lord of the Flies is a novel by William Golding about a group of British boys stuck on an uninhabited island who try to govern themselves, with disastrous results." Wikipedia Awesome book, sparks debate about human nature.
Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder. These books got me through countless days home sick, holidays, and all my grade school. I even did a report on Laura Ingalls Wilder in fourth grade about famous Missourians and dressed up as her :)
12 Books That Will Definitely Get You In The Holiday Spirit
I personally love the book A Christmas Carol and I read it every December. It’s not a long book, which is probably why it’s a favorite classic of the overwhelmed high school student as well as this librarian with a “to read” list a mile long.
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt. Set in spooky, captivating Savannah, Georgia, Midnight reads more like a novel than the fascinating true story it really is. Perfect read if youre a fans of books steeped in voodoo and sweet tea!