Summer Reading Challenge

What are you doing this Summer?

How can you...

  • Travel through time and space?
  • Improve your memory?
  • Alter your mind?
  • Enhance your well-being?
  • Boost your brain power?


Try reading!

Just 20 minutes a day helps you learn rest and play.


NHGS Summer Reading Challenge

Read six book. Choose at least 3 by authors listed on the website for your year group.

Write the author and title on your challenge form. If you've lost the form, you can download a copy here.

Ask you parents to sign to confirm that you have read them.

Bring back to your English teacher in September.


Reading Lists


Top Tips

  • The more you read, the better reader you become
  • If you enjoy an author read all the other books they have written
  • Look for books in your favourite genre but don’t be afraid to try something different.
  • If you’ve enjoyed a book recommend it to your friends
  • Give books a chance- you usually have to read at least 30 pages to get into a book.