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2021-2022 Beckman High School core Novels (by Grade)

  • Freshman Honors
    • Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
    • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
    • Animal Farm by George Orwell
    • Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
    • The Odyssey by Homer (Fitzgerald translation)
  • Freshman CP
    • Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
    • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
    • Anthem by Ayn Rand
    • The Odyssey by Homer (abridged)
    • Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
  • Sophomore Honors
    • A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
    • Macbeth by William Shakespeare
    • The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka
    • One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey
    • Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
    • Antigone by Sophocles
    • Lord of the Flies by William Golding
  • Sophomore CP
    • Lord of the Flies by William Golding
    • The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams
    • Macbeth or A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare
    • One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey
  • Junior Honors
    • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
    • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
    • Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass by Frederick Douglass
    • The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • Hamlet by William Shakespeare
    • Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
  • Junior CP
    • The Crucible by Arthur Miller
    • The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger or Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
    • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Senior English Literature AP
    • King Lear by William Shakespeare
    • The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien
    • 1984 by George Orwell
    • Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
    • The Awakening by Kate Chopin
    • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  • Senior English ERWC
    • 1984 by George Orwell
    • Othello or Hamlet by William Shakespeare
    • Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer

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