MCTC English Dept. Whole Class Book Titles and Reviews
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AP LiteratureLord of the Flies (summer reading)NovelWilliam GoldingWilliam Golding - 1983 Nobel Prize, #41 Modern Library 100 Best Novels, Time Magazine 100 Best English-language NovelsNew York Times Book Reviewhttps://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/30/books/review/their-inner-beasts-lord-of-the-flies-six-decades-later.html
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AP LiteratureFrankensteinNovelMary ShelleyFantasy & Science Fiction Book and Audio Book Reviewshttp://www.fantasyliterature.com/reviews/frankenstein/
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AP LiteratureOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's NestNovelKen KeseyTime Magazine 100 Best English-language NovelsCommonsensemeadia.orghttps://www.commonsensemedia.org/book-reviews/one-flew-over-the-cuckoos-nest
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AP LiteratureHamletPlayWilliam Shakespeare#1 The Literary 100:
A Ranking of the
Most Influential Novelists, Playwrights, and Poets of All Time
The Independenthttps://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/books/reviews/book-of-a-lifetime-hamlet-by-william-shakespeare-2044383.html
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AP LiteratureWitPlayMargaret Edson1999 Pulitzer Prize for dramaChicago Tribunehttp://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/theater/reviews/ct-wit-review-ent-0131-20170130-column.html
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AP LiteratureGoing After CacciatoNovelTim O'Brien1979 National Book Award WinnerNew York Times Book Reviewhttps://archive.nytimes.com/www.nytimes.com/books/98/09/20/specials/obrien-cacciato.html
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AP Literature1984NovelGeorge OrwellPrometheus Hall of Fame Award, #13 Modern Library 100 Best NovelsNew York Times Book Reviewhttps://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/26/books/why-1984-is-a-2017-must-read.html
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AP LiteratureThe Importance of Being EarnestPlayOscar WildeThe Literary 100: A ranking of the Most Influential Novelists, Playwrights, and Poets of All TimeChicago Tribune (a review of a production that also contains some review of the play.)http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/theater/reviews/ct-ent-earnest-writers-review-1116-story.html
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English III & English LanguageThe Crucible PlayArthur Miller New York Drama Critics' Circle Award Nominee for Best American Play (1953)New York Times https://archive.nytimes.com/www.nytimes.com/books/00/11/12/specials/miller-crucible53.html?mcubz=0
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English III & English LanguageThe Great Gatsby Novel F. Scott Fitzgerald #2 Modern Library 100 Best Novels, Time Magazine 100 Best English-language Novels, The Literary 100: A Ranking of the
Most Influential Novelists, Playwrights, and Poets of All Time
New York Times https://archive.nytimes.com/www.nytimes.com/books/00/12/24/specials/fitzgerald-gatsby.html?_r=2
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English IIIThe Maltese Falcon Novel Dashiell Hammett The National Endowment for the Arts https://www.arts.gov/national-initiatives/nea-big-read/the-maltese-falcon
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English IVNo books are taught whole class. Students have a choice of novels or pieces come from the textbook
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AP LanguageThe Adventures of Huckleberry FinnNovelMark TwainThe Novel 100: The 100 Greatest Novels of All Time, The Literary 100:
A Ranking of the
Most Influential Novelists, Playwrights, and Poets of All Time
University of Michigan WKAR http://www.wkar.org/post/book-review-banned-book-week-mark-twains-adventures-huckleberry-finn-wkar#stream/0
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