Edmond Memorial High School Required Reading

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9th Grade:

On-Level:

  • Night by Elie Wiesel

  • Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare

Intro to Advanced:

  • Night by Elie Wiesel

  • Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare

 

10th Grade:

On-Level:

  • Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls

  • Animal Farm by George Orwell

  • Shakespeare play TBD

  • Alternate text class:

    • Long Way Gone by Ishmael Beah

Intro to Advanced:

  • Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls

  • Animal Farm by George Orwell

  • Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

  • Alternate text class:

    • Long Way Gone by Ishmael Beah

    • I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

    • Life of Pi by Yann Martel

 

11th Grade:

On-Level:

  • The Great Gatsby by F Scott Fitzgerald

 

12th Grade:

On-Level:

  • Beowulf

  • 1984 by George Orwell

  • Lord of the Flies by William Golding

  • Hamlet by Shakespeare

AP Literature:

  • 1984 by George Orwell

  • Grendel by John Gardner

Night Cover Image
By Elie Wiesel, Marion Wiesel (Translated by), Elie Wiesel (Preface by)
$12.00
ISBN: 9780374500016
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Published: Hill and Wang - January 16th, 2006

Romeo and Juliet (No Fear Shakespeare), 2 (Sparknotes No Fear Shakespeare #2) Cover Image
$6.95
ISBN: 9781586638450
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Published: Sparknotes - April 15th, 2003

The Glass Castle: A Memoir Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780743247542
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Published: Scribner - January 17th, 2006

Animal Farm: 75th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
By George Orwell, Russell Baker (Preface by), Tea Obreht (Introduction by)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780451526342
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Published: Signet - April 6th, 2004

The Kite Runner Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781594631931
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Published: Riverhead Books - March 5th, 2013

The Great Gatsby: The Only Authorized Edition Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780743273565
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Published: Scribner - September 30th, 2004

Beowulf Cover Image
By Anonymous, Burton Raffel (Translated by), Burton Raffel (Introduction by), Roberta Frank (Afterword by)
$4.95
ISBN: 9780451530967
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Published: Signet - June 3rd, 2008

1984 Cover Image
By George Orwell, Erich Fromm (Afterword by)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780451524935
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Published: Signet -

Lord of the Flies Cover Image
By William Golding, Lois Lowry (Afterword by), Jennifer Buehler (Contributions by)
$11.00
ISBN: 9780399501487
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Published: Penguin Books - December 16th, 2003

Hamlet (No Fear Shakespeare), 3 (Sparknotes No Fear Shakespeare #3) Cover Image
$5.95
ISBN: 9781586638443
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Published: Sparknotes - April 15th, 2003

A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780374531263
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Published: Sarah Crichton Books - August 5th, 2008

I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316322423
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 2nd, 2015

Life of Pi Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780156027328
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Published: Mariner Books - May 1st, 2003

Grendel Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780679723110
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - May 14th, 1989