Reading List

The English Department has established the following reading list for 2016-17 academic year:

Grade Books Authors
7th English The Pearl John Steinbeck
7th Honors English The Pearl
April Morning
John Steinbeck
Howard Fast
7th English REACH Red Dog Bill Wallace
8th English The Call of the Wild
The Count of Monte Cristo
Jack London
Alexandre Dumas
8th Honors English The Call of the Wild
The Count of Monte Cristo
The Iliad by Homer
Jack London
Alexandre Dumas
Samuel Butler
8th English REACH April Morning Howard Fast
9th English Our Town
Romeo and Juliet(Made Easy Series)
Thornton Wilder
Barrons
9th English Honors Our Town
Tuesdays with Morrie
The Well and the Mine
Romeo and Juliet(Made Easy Series)
Thornton Wilder
Mitch Albom
Gin Phillips
Barrons
9th English REACH Romeo and Juliet (Special Order)

The Giver

William Shakespeare

Lois Lowry

10th English Animal Farm
The Importance of Being Earnest
(Another book will be assigned later)
George Orwell
Oscar Wilde
10th English Honors The Great Divorce
The Importance of Being Earnest
Animal Farm
The Scarlet Pimpernel
The Taming of the Shrew
Frankenstein
House on Mango Street
C. S. Lewis
Oscar Wilder
George Orwell
Emmuska Orezy
William Shakespeare
Mary Shelley
Sandra Cisneros
10th REACH A Separate Peace John Knowles
11th English The Great Gatsby
The Scarlet Letter
To Kill a Mockingbird
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Harper Lee
11th REACH Huckleberry Finn
The Scarlet Letter
(Retold, Soft Cover)
(Retold, Soft Cover)
11th English Honors The Great Gatsby
The Scarlet Letter
To Kill a Mockingbird
The Old Man and the Sea
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Harper Lee
Ernest Hemingway
12th English A Tale of Two Cities
CHOOSE ONE OF THESE THREE:
Othello
The Merchant of Venice
Taming of the Shrew
Charles Dickens
All by: William Shakespeare
12th English Honors Rebecca
Jane Eyre
Daphne du Maurier
Charlotte Bronte
12th AP English Their Eyes Were Watching God
The Awakening
Fahrenheit 451
A Doll’s House(Do not purchase)
Death of a salesman(Do not purchase)
The Road
In Cold Blood
Ethan Frome
Zora Neale Hurston
Kate Chopin
Ray Bradbury
Henrik Ibsen
Arthur Miller
Cormac McCarthy
Truman Capote
Edith Wharton
12th REACH A Tale of Two Cities (Retold, Soft Cover)