27 Jul 2009

English Reading List Novels Available in CHS Bookstore

Novels on the English reading list for the 2009-2010 school year will be available during student orientation on August 6 and 7. Students will receive a 10 percent discount on novels purchased during orientation. For any questions, please contact Pinney Johnson in the CHS Bookstore at (225) 383-0397.

Catholic High School
2009-2010 Reading Lists

Grade 8 And Then There Were None (Christie)
Farewell to Manzanar (Houston)
The Bronze Bow (Speare)
The Good Earth (Buck)
Whirligig (Fleischman)

In textbook: Diary of Anne Frank (Frank)
Midsummer Nightí´s Dream (Shakespeare)

Grade 9 The Old Man and the Sea (Hemingway)
Inherit the Wind (Lawrence and Lee)
A Separate Peace (Knowles)
Greek Gods and Heroes (Graves)

In Textbook Romeo and Juliet (Shakespeare)
The Odyssey (Homer)

Grade 9 Advanced The Island of Dr. Moreau (Wells)
The Old Man and the Sea (Hemingway)
Inherit the Wind (Lawrence and Lee)
Greek Gods and Heroes (Graves)
To Kill a Mockingbird (Lee)

In Textbook Antigone (Sophocles)
Romeo and Juliet (Shakespeare)
The Miracle Worker (Gibson)

Grade 9 Reading Touching Spirit Bear (Mikaelsen)
The Contender (Lipsyte)

Grade 10 Into the Wild (Krakauer)
Les Miserables (Abridged Edition) (Hugo, Wilbour, Robinson)
1984 (Orwell)
To Kill a Mockingbird (Lee)

In Textbook Twelve Angry Men (Rose)
The Romancers (Rostand)
Julius Caesar (Shakespeare)
Our Town (Wilder)
The Pearl (Steinbeck)
Master and Man (Tolstoy)

Grade 10 Honors Hiroshima (Hersey)
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (Verne)
(Translated by Bonner, Bantam Books ISBN 0-553-21252-4)
Les Miserables (Hugo)
(Translated by Charles Wilbour, abridged James Robinson Ballantine ISBN 0-449-91167-5)
1984 (Orwell)
A Gathering of Old Men (Gaines)

In Textbook A Lesson Before Dying (Gaines)
Julius Caesar (Shakespeare)
Twelve Angry Men (Rose)
Oedipus Rex (Sophocles)

Grade 11 Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Twain)
Of Mice and Men (Steinbeck)
The Great Gatsby (Fitzgerald)
The Things They Carried (Oí´Brien)

In Textbook The Glass Menagerie (Williams
A Streetcar Named Desire (Williams)
Death of a Salesman (Miller)

Grade 11 Honors Of Mice and Men (Steinbeck)
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Twain)
The Great Gatsby (Fitzgerald)
The Red Badge of Courage (Crane)
The Scarlet Letter (Hawthorne)
The Things They Carried (Oí´Brien)

In Textbook
The Glass Menagerie (Williams)
A Streetcar Named Desire (Williams)
Death of a Salesman (Miller)

Grade 12
All Quiet on the Western Front (Remarque)
Brave New World (Huxley)
The Dubliners (Joyce)

In textbook
Macbeth (Shakespeare)

Grade 12 Honors
Brave New World (Huxley)
Murder in the Cathedral (Eliot)

In Textbook
Beowulf
Epic of Gilgamesh
Hamlet (Shakespeare)
Macbeth (Shakespeare)
Pygmalion (Shaw)
The Canterbury Tales (Chaucer)
The Iliad
The Inferno (Dante)
The Oedipus Plays of Sophocles (Roche translation)

Grade 12 AP The Iliad (Homer/Rouse translation)
The Inferno (Dante/Ciardi translation)
Heart of Darkness (Conrad)
No Exit (Sartre)
Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (Joyce)
Zen and The Art of Motorcycle Maintenance (Pirsig)

In Textbook
Hamlet (Shakespeare)
Othello (Shakespeare)
Tartuffe (Moliere)
The Flies (Sartre)