CMS "Big Six" Summer Reading 2021

The following book list is from the Concord Public Schools CMS Lib Guides page, which has further information about the assignments and expectations.

Assignments for each of the Big Six can be found on the links for the specific book:


The Concord Bookshop online catalog for the books (below) lists the paperback edition of each book, with the exception of Everything Sad Is Untrue, which is available in hardcover only.

Should you wish to purchase the hardcover edition of any other book (instead of the listed paperback), please leave a note in the Comments section of your order, and we'll update and confirm with you.

Snapdragon Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250171115
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: First Second - February 4th, 2020

Greenglass House Cover Image
By Kate Milford, Jaime Zollars (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780544540286
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Clarion Books - November 1st, 2016

Everything Sad Is Untrue: (a true story) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781646140008
Availability: Backordered - OK to 'add to cart' and we'll let you know when your copy is here
Published: Levine Querido - August 25th, 2020

Aru Shah and the End of Time (A Pandava Novel Book 1) (Pandava Series #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781368023566
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Rick Riordan Presents - March 19th, 2019

Journey of the Pale Bear Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534420786
Availability: usually available in 3-7 days
Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - October 1st, 2019

I Can Make This Promise Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062872005
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Heartdrum - December 8th, 2020