YSU English Festival

The 2021 YSU English Festival

43rd English Festival

April 21, 22 and 23, 2021


2021 English Festival Summer Reading Booklist

First Generation: 36 Trailblazing Immigrants—Rich Wallace & Sandra Neil Wallace

P.S. Be Eleven—Rita Williams-Garcia

Between Shades of Gray—Ruta Sepetys

Salt to the Sea—Ruta Sepetys

Out of the Easy—Ruta Sepetys


The Unwanted:  Stories of the Syrian Refugees—Don Brown

Flesh and Blood So Cheap:  The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy—Albert Marrin

March, Book 3—John Lewis and Andrew Aydin

Blood, Bullets, and Bones:  The Story of Forensic Science—Bridget Heos

We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices—Wade Hudson & Cheryl Willis Hudson, eds.


Poet X—Elizabeth Acevedo

Ghost Boys—Jewell Parker Rhodes

Harbor Me—Jacqueline Woodson

The Someday Birds—Sally J Pla

Dread Nation—Justina Ireland

Rash—Pete Hautman

Goodbye Days—Jeff Zentner

The War of the Worlds—H.G. Wells

Red Queen—Victoria Aveyard 

The Next Great Paulie Fink—Ali Benjamin

Blood Water Paint—Joy McCullough

Darius the Great Is Not Okay—Adib Khorram

The Iron Trial—Holly Black and Cassandra Clare


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