Saranac Lake High School Students and Staff

Best Books Ever: The Distance Learning Edition

1.   Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling

2.   Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream by H.G. Bissinger

3.   IT by Stephen King 

4.   Looking for Alaska by John Green

5.   Eragon by Christopher Paolini

6.   Life of Pi by Yann Martel

7.   Every Day by David Levithan

8.   Moby-Dick, or The Whale by Herman Melville

9.   Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier

10. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins


  • The Art of Racing in the Rain: A Novel by Garth Stein

  • Foul Trouble by John Feinstein

  • One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish by Dr. Seuss

  • The Cider House Rules by John Irving

  • The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough

  • The Drifters by James Michener

  • The Queen of the Damned by Anne Rice

  • Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas

  • The Stand by Stephen King

  • The Return of the King by J.R.R. Tolkien

  • The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton

  • Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins

  • The Alchemist by Paulo Coehlo

  • The Power of One by Bryce Courtenay

  • All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven

  • The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

  • Inheritance by Christopher Paolini

  • All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

  • Haikyuu by Haruichi Furudate

  • The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle

  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

  • Chronicles of Narnia, by C.S. Lewis

  • Treasure Hunters by James Patterson

  • Solar Storms by Linda Hogan

  • The Old Man and The Sea by Ernest Hemingway

  • Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur

  • Deception Point by Dan Brown

  • Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss

  • Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse

  • Catch 22 by Joseph Heller

  • Bliss by Lauren Myracle