Summer Reading Round-Up

Summer reading can be a bummer, but you don’t have to do it alone. AJ’s English department can help you master those summer reading lists!

Locations: Online, Burlingame, Danville, Lafayette, Los Altos,  Los Gatos, Menlo Park, Mountain View, Palo Alto, San Jose, San Mateo, Saratoga, Woodside

Cost: $120/hr

Recommended hours: 3-6


  • Complete those tough English reading lists before the end of the summer.
  • Master plot, characters, and details so you can ace first-day pop quizzes.
  • Introduce important conversations around the book’s themes.
  • Discover the historical, political, and social context for each book.
  • Practice writing and analysis before the first in-class essay

To Enroll Call (650) 331-3251/ (408) 345–5200


Course Description:

Join an AJ Tutoring English expert, who can provide reading support for your summer reading list. Not only do our tutors genuinely love these books, but they have the knowledge, passion, and teaching skills to bring these tough books to life.

You don’t have to tackle your summer reading list alone. Call AJ Tutoring and let’s read these books together!

Please review the list below for books commonly assigned for the summer months–recommended number of tutoring hours shown in parenthesis. If your student is reading a book not listed below, please call AJ Tutoring and we will be happy to accommodate their needs.

Anna Karenina (6)
Ender’s Game (3)
Never Let Me Go (4.5)
As I Lay Dying (4.5)
The Glass Castle (3)
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep (4.5)
Interpreter of Maladies (3)
Lord of the Flies (3)
Curious Incident of the Dog at Night Time (3)
1984 (4.5)
Grapes of Wrath (6)
East of Eden (6)
The Metamorphosis (3)
The Giver (2)

Make the Most of the Summer!

Students who stay actively engaged in the learning process during the summer perform better during the school year.

Contact AJ Tutoring to Enroll in Summer Tutoring
Peninsula Main Phone Number (650) 331-3251
Free Consultation