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Online Resources & Book Recommendations

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Thank you for visiting Park Century’s LD resources page!

We aim to keep this section updated with the latest research, and helpful resources about various language-based learning differences. We hope to educate and spread awareness about these commonly misunderstood diagnoses. We also want to provide helpful articles for parenting in the digital-age. 

Parent/Guardian Book Recommendations:

6th Grade Book Recommendations:

  • The Giver

  • Walk Two Moons

  • Freak the Mighty

  • Fever 1793

  • Bridge to Terabithia

  • The Black Pearl

  • The Cay

  • The Hobbit

  • The Witch of the Blackbird Pond

  • The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle

  • The Little Prince

  • Marley and Me

  • The Port Chicago 50

  • The Bomb: The Race to Build - and Steal - The World's Most Dangerous Weapon

  • I Am Malala

  • How They Croaked

6th Grade Play Recommendations:

  • The Secret Garden

  • The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

7th Grade Book Recommendations:

  • Farewell to Manzanar

  • The Outsiders/Rumblefish

  • Lord of the Flies

  • The Pear/The Red Pony

  • Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

  • Stargirl

  • The Hunger Games

  • The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

  • The House on Mango Street

  • Ender's Game

  • Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

  • Rascal

  • Boy

  • Brown Girl Dreaming

  • Chasing Lincoln's Killer

  • The Diary of Anne Frank

7th Grade Play Recommendations:

  • The Miracle Worker

  • Anne Frank

  • A Christmas Carol

8th Grade Book Recommendations:

  • To Kill a Mockingbird

  • Of Mice and Men

  • Fahrenheit 451

  • Night

  • Catcher in the Rye

  • A Separate Peace

  • Out of the Dust 

  • The Great Gatsby

  • The Book Thief

  • Banner in the Sky

  • Shakespeare - Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth, Hamlet or Julius Caesar

  • The Greatest: Mohammed Ali

  • A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier

  • Alex and Me

  • Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom

  • Into Thin Air

  • Queen of the Falls

8th Grade Play Recommendations:

  • Our Town

  • A Raisin in the Sun

  • A Man of All Seasons

  • The Crucible

Common Sense Articles:

Parent/Guardian Resources: