St. Francis Summer Reading for Freshman

Welcome St. Francis Freshman and their families!

The Mother's Guild and Once Upon a Time Bookstore in Montrose have teamed up to provide you an easy way to purchase your required summer reading this year.  Once Upon a Time will donate 20% of the sales to the Mother's Guild and the St. Francis community will be supporting America's Oldest Children's Bookstore -- everyone wins! 

On all orders-  USE DISCOUNT CODE: GK - in order to receive 5% off ALL orders (discount can be applied to ALL books purchased through us - not just summer reading) placed through 7/31/2019. 

*You may also just come into store to purchase or call the store (818-248-9668) and we'll hold the requested books - for 3 days- behind the counter for you to pick up. 

*Prices of books are subject to change*

To view the summer reading for all grades, please click here.

Full Reading List

FRESHMAN                   

Call of the Wild (London)   
Flowers for Algernon (Keyes)
The Pearl (Steinbeck)

PLUS for Honors English        

The Wave (Strasser)

The Call of the Wild (Puffin Classics) Cover Image
By Jack London, Melvin Burgess (Introduction by)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780141321059
Availability: Not in Stock - Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Puffin Books - March 27th, 2008

Flowers for Algernon: Student Edition Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780156030083
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mariner Books - June 14th, 2004

The Pearl Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9780140177374
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - February 1st, 1993

The Wave Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780440993711
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Laurel Leaf - September 15th, 1981

Love is a new book!

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Love, Z Cover Image
Nobody Hugs a Cactus Cover Image
I Love You, Baby Shark: Doo Doo Doo Doo Doo Doo  Cover Image
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The Prince and the Dressmaker Cover Image
P.S. I Still Love You (To All the Boys I've Loved Before #2) Cover Image
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Frankly in Love Cover Image

Harry Potter Audiobooks through Libro.fm

Staff Picks

The best kids' book I read in the last year! Funny and heart-tugging. Spunky and inventive Gertie is determined to win her mother's admiration to keep her from moving away, but her plans keep going awary in funny ways. "The bullfrog was only half-dead, which was perfect." - Nikki