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Core Literature List - Alphabetical by Title & Author
Title Author Grade
..And the Earth Did Not Devour Him Rivera 11th Grade


Soyinka 10th Grade

Animal Farm

Orwell 9th Grade
Autobiography of Malcolm X Haley 11th Grade
Beloved Morrison 11th Grade
Black Boy Wright 9th Grade
Bless Me Ultima
Anaya 10th Grade
Catcher in the Rye Salinger 11th Grade
Ceremony Silko 11th Grade
Color Purple Walker 10th Grade
Crucible Miller 11th Grade
Cry, The Beloved Country Paton 10th Grade
David Copperfield Dickens 10th Grade
Farewell to Manzanar Houston 9th Grade
Fences Wilson 11th Grade
Grapes of Wrath Steinbeck 11th Grade
Great Expectations Dickens 10th Grade
Great Gatsby
Fitzgerald 11th Grade
Hamlet Shakespeare 12th Grade
Handmaid's Tale Atwood 12th Grade
House of Spirits Allende 12th Grade
House on Mango Street Cisneros 9th Grade
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Angelou 9th Grade
Jasmine Mukherjee 10th Grade
Joy Luck Club Tan 11th Grade
Julius Caesar Shakespeare 10th Grade
July's People Gordimer 12th Grade
Kaffir Boy Mathabane 12th Grade
Kitchen God's Wife
Tan 10th Grade
Like Water for Chocolate Esquivel 10th Grade
Macbeth Shakespeare 12th Grade
Merchant of Venice Shakespeare 10th Grade


Kafka 12th Grade
Midsummer Night's Dream Shakespeare 9th Grade
Miracle Worker Gibson 9th Grade

Native Son

Wright 12th Grade
Night Wiesel 10th Grade
Odyssey Homer 9th Grade
Of Mice and Men Steinbeck 9th Grade
Othello Shakespeare 12th Grade
Rain God
Islas 11th Grade
Raisin in the Sun Hansberry 11th Grade
Romeo and Juliet
Shakespeare 9th Grade
Scarlet Letter
Hawthorne 11th Grade
Siddhartha Hesse 12th Grade
So Far From God Castillo 11th Grade
Somehow Tenderness Survives: Stories of Southern Africa Rochman, editor 10th Grade
Song of Solomon Morrison 11th Grade
Tale of Two Cities Dickens 10th Grade
Taming of the Shrew Shakespeare 10th Grade
Tempest Shakespeare 12th Grade
Theban Plays Sophocles 12th Grade
Their Eyes Were Watching God Hurston 11th Grade
Things Fall Apart Achebe 10th Grade
Thousand Pieces of Gold McCunn 9th Grade
Three Tragedies Lorca 12th Grade
To Kill a Mockingbird Lee 9th Grade
Twelfth Night Shakespeare 9th Grade
Walk in the Night and Other Stories La Guma 12th Grade
When Heaven & Earth Changed Places Hayslip 12th Grade
When Rain Clouds Gather Head 12th Grade
Witch of Goingsnake and Other Stories Conley 9th Grade
Woman Warrior Kingston 11th Grade
Yellow Raft in Blue Water Dorris 10th Grade

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