Top 5 Outdoor Reads
Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon
Madeline Whittier is allergic to the outside world. She hasn't left her house in seventeen years- that is, until she falls in love with Olly, the boy next-door. Complex and inspiring, this book will make you appreciate the outdoors so much more as you see the world through Maddy's eyes.
Paper Towns by John Green
Things are looking up for Quentin "Q" Jacobsen when Margo, the most popular girl in high school, shows up at his window in the middle of the night, asking him to join her in a string of mischievous pranks. The next morning, the wildly adventurous Margo disappears. But Q soon discovers that there are clues- and they're for him. Paper Towns will take you on a road trip that is both hilarious and profound.
All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven
When Violet and Finch pair up on a school project to discover the 'natural wonders' of their home state, Indiana, they make some important discoveries about each other. It's only with Violet that Finch can be himself, and it's only with Finch that Violet stops counting away the days and starts living them. Raw, heartfelt, and inspirational, All The Bright Places is an unforgettable story of finding meaning and joy in life.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling
On his eleventh birthday, Harry Potter discovers that he is no ordinary boy. He soon learns that he is a famous wizard, and he has been accepted to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. The Sorcerer's Stone is the enchanting start of Harry's journey towards coming to terms with his past and facing his future.
Odd Birds by Ian Harding
Explore the world of a young actor through the lens of his unexpected pastime- birdwatching. Ian's memoir and coming-of-age story is a must-read for nature fans.