English Books for First Semester and Year-Long Courses

English 9: Survey of English and Literacies

Students must purchase a print copy of all texts for this course. Ebooks are allowed ONLY for summer reading texts. All other books must be purchased in the hardback or paperback indicated by the ISBN.

The Martian Chronicles
This text is for summer reading. Please be sure to consult the summer reading page for more information.
ISBN: 978-1451678192 Simon & Schuster

Romeo and Juliet
ISBN: 978-0743477116 Simon & Schuster

The Odyssey
ISBN: 978-0143039952 Penguin Classics

The Three Theban Plays
ISBN: 978-0140444254 Penguin Classics

Catcher in the Rye
ISBN: 9780316769488 Little, Brown and Company


English 10: American Literacies

Students must purchase a print copy of all texts for this course. Ebooks are allowed ONLY for summer reading texts. All other books must be purchased in the hardback or paperback indicated by the ISBN.

The Joy Luck Club
This text is for summer reading. Please be sure to consult the summer reading page for more information.
ISBN: 9780143038092Penguin

The Scarlet LetterI
SBN: 9780451531353Signet

The Great Gatsby
ISBN: 978-0743273565 Scribner

A Raisin in the Sun
ISBN: 978-0679755333 Vintage

Additional texts will be assigned by individual teachers throughout the year.


English 11: Global Literacies and Advanced Composition

Students must purchase a print copy of all texts for this course. Ebooks are allowed ONLY for summer reading texts. All other books must be purchased in the hardback or paperback indicated by the ISBN.

The Other Wes Moore
This text is for summer reading. Please be sure to consult the summer reading page for more information.
ISBN: 978-0385528207 Spiegel & Grau

The Tao of Pooh
ISBN: 978-0140067477 Penguin

Hope and Other Dangerous Pursuits
ISBN: 9780156030878Harvest

The Three Theban Plays (Antigone)
ISBN: 9780140444254Penguin

A Doll’s House
ISBN: 9781580495981Prestwick

Persepolis
ISBN: 9780375714573Pantheon

Additional texts will be assigned by individual teachers throughout the year.


AP English Language and Composition: World Cultures

Outliers: The Story of Success
This text is for summer reading. Please be sure to consult the summer reading page for more information.
ISBN: 9780316017930Little Brown and Company

The Picture of Dorian Gray
This text is for summer reading. Please be sure to consult the summer reading page for more information.
ISBN: 9780486278070Dover

The Language of Composition: Reading, Writing, Rhetoric, 2nd edition
ISBN: 978-312676506Bedford St. Martin’s

Julius Caesar
ISBN: 9780743482745Folger

The Things They Carried
ISBN: 9780544309760Mariner

A Long Way Gone
ISBN: 9780374531263Sarah Crichton Books

Beautiful Souls: The Courage and Conscience of Ordinary People in Extraordinary Times
ISBN: 9781250024084Picador

Additional texts will be assigned by individual teachers throughout the year.


AP English Literature and Composition

Students must purchase a print copy of all texts for this course. Ebooks are allowed ONLY for summer reading texts. All other books must be purchased in the hardback or paperback indicated by the ISBN.

Things Fall Apart
This text is for summer reading. Please be sure to consult the summer reading page for more information.
ISBN: 978-0385474542 Anchor

How to Read Literature Like a Professor: A Lively and Entertaining Guide to Reading Between the Lines
This text is for summer reading. Please be sure to consult the summer reading page for more information.
ISBN: 9780062301673Harper Perennial

Station Eleven
ISBN: 9780804172448Vintage

The Merchant of Venice
ISBN: 9780743477567Folger

Angels in America
ISBN: 9781559363846 Theater Publishing Group

Additional texts will be assigned by individual teachers throughout the year.


Journalism I

Past editions are acceptable.

Introduction to Journalism
ISBN: 0618003770McDougall Littell


Journalism II

Advanced Journalism

Senior English: Language, Culture, and Identity through Dialogue and the Literary Text

Students must purchase a print copy of all texts for this course. Ebooks are allowed ONLY for summer reading texts. All other books must be purchased in the hardback or paperback indicated by the ISBN.

Things Fall Apart
This text is for summer reading. Please be sure to consult the summer reading page for more information.
ISBN: 978-0385474542 Anchor

The History of Love
ISBN: 9780393328622W.W. Norton and Co.

Boxers and Saints
ISBN: 978-1596433595 First Second

Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
ISBN: 9780385722209Anchor Books

Fences
ISBN: 978-0452264014 Plume

We Should All Be Feminists
ISBN: 978-1101911761 Anchor

Two Boys Kissing
ISBN: 978-0307931900 Knopf Books for Young Readers

Additional texts may be assigned by individual teachers throughout the year.


Senior English: Multiliteracies

Students must purchase a print copy of all texts for this course. Ebooks are allowed ONLY for summer reading texts. All other books must be purchased in the hardback or paperback indicated by the ISBN.

Things Fall Apart
This text is for summer reading. Please be sure to consult the summer reading page for more information.
ISBN: 978-0385474542 Anchor

The Complete Maus
ISBN: 9780679406419Pantheon

Media/Society: Industries, Images, and Audiences, 5th Edition
ISBN: 9781452268378Sage Publications

Atonement
ISBN: 9780385721790Anchor Books

Blur: How to Know What’s True in the Age of Information Overload
ISBN: 9781608193011Bloomsbury

Richard III
ISBN: 9780743482844Folger

Additional texts may be assigned by individual teachers throughout the year.


Fall Semester Electives

Senior English: Short Fiction

Things Fall Apart
This text is for summer reading. Please be sure to consult the summer reading page for more information.
ISBN: 978-0385474542 Anchor

Short Fiction: Classic and Contemporary, 6th Edition
ISBN: 9780131916753Longman


Senior English: Senior Composition and the Writer’s Workshop

Students must purchase a print copy of all texts for this course. Ebooks are allowed ONLY for summer reading texts. All other books must be purchased in the hardback or paperback indicated by the ISBN.

Things Fall Apart
This text is for summer reading. Please be sure to consult the summer reading page for more information.
ISBN: 978-0385474542 Anchor

The St. Martin's Handbook, 8th Edition
Andrea A. Lunsford
ISBN: 978-1457667244 Bedford/St. Martin's



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