Classics that College-Bound High School Students Should Read

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To Kill a Mockingbird
1.  To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
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The Catcher in the Rye
2.  The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
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Pride and Prejudice (Bantam Classics)
3.  Pride and Prejudice (Bantam Classics) by Ian Edginton
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The Good Earth (Enriched Classics)
4.  The Good Earth (Enriched Classics) by Pearl S. Buck
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Fahrenheit 451
5.  Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
6.  I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
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The Odyssey
7.  The Odyssey by Homer
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Black Like Me
8.  Black Like Me by John Howard Griffin
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All Quiet on the Western Front
9.  All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich M. Remarqu
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Bless Me, Ultima
10.  Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo A. Anaya
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Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
11.  Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants by Ann Brashares
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Jane Eyre (Signet Classics)
12.  Jane Eyre (Signet Classics) by Charlotte Bronte
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Great Expectations (Penguin Classics)
13.  Great Expectations (Penguin Classics) by Charles Dickens
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Shogun
14.  Shogun by James Clavell
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The Count of Monte Cristo (Penguin Classics)
15.  The Count of Monte Cristo (Penguin Classics) by Alexandre Dumas pere
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The Scarlet Letter (Bantam Classics)
16.  The Scarlet Letter (Bantam Classics) by Nathaniel Hawthorne
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Animal Farm: Anniversary Edition
17.  Animal Farm: Anniversary Edition by George Orwell
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Lord of the Flies
18.  Lord of the Flies by William Golding
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Cyrano de Bergerac (Bantam Classics reissue)
19.  Cyrano de Bergerac (Bantam Classics reissue) by Edmond Rostand
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Merchant of Venice (Folger Shakespeare Library)
20.  Merchant of Venice (Folger Shakespeare Library) by David Bevington
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The Great Gatsby (Penguin Critical Studies Guide)
21.  The Great Gatsby (Penguin Critical Studies Guide) by Kathleen Parkinson
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A Midsummer Night's Dream
22.  A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare
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The Call of the Wild (Tor Classics)
23.  The Call of the Wild (Tor Classics) by Nicholas Ruddick
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Little Women (Puffin Classics)
24.  Little Women (Puffin Classics) by Louisa May Alcott
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The Pearl
25.  The Pearl by John Steinbeck
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are the kindle books abridged or unabridged or both? 152 1 day ago
Kindle typos? 1 Dec 30, 2014
Jane Eyre/Wuthering Heights co-mingled reviews 0 Dec 3, 2014
what if lord of the flies had only girls on the island? 8 Nov 18, 2014
Catcher in the Rye should be banned... 90 Oct 14, 2014
what to read after To Kill A Mockingbird???????? 27 Oct 9, 2014
why are these novels banned? 11 Jun 26, 2014
What is the best Pride and Prejudice sequel? 11 Jun 25, 2014
Done with the Asian saga, now what? 6 Apr 26, 2014
this book sucks 52 Mar 29, 2014
Inappropriate material for 7th/8th Grade? 28 Mar 14, 2014
Best digital (kindle) version of Pride & Prejudice? 0 Jul 7, 2013
 
   

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