Alamo Heights High School Reading 2019-2020 School Year

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School Year 2019-2020 List:

  • English I GL
    • Speak, Laurie Halse
  • English I Pre-AP/GT
    • Romeo and Juliet (Folger Shakespeare Library Series), William Shakespeare
      • This is the required edition for freshmen. Please do not buy "No Fear Shakespeare" editions.
    • Speak, Laurie Halse.
  • English II GL
    • The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian, Sherman Alexie
    • Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption, Bryan Stevenson
  • English II Pre-AP/GT
    • All Quiet on the Western Front, Erich Maria Remarque
    • Of Mice and Men, John Steinbeck
    • Macbeth (Folger Shakespeare Library Series), William Shakespeare
      • This is the required edition for sophomores. Please do not buy "No Fear Shakespeare" editions.
  • English III GL
    • The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
    • All The Pretty Horses, Cormack McCarthy
  • English III AP
    • The Grapes of Wrath, John Steinbeck
    • The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • English IV GL
    • The Things They Carried, Tim O'Brien
    • Hamlet (Folger Shakespeare Library Series), William Shakespeare
      • This is the required edition for seniors. Please do not buy "No Fear Shakespeare" editions.
  • English IV AP Literature
    • Frankenstein (Bantam), Mary Shelley
    • Hamlet (Folger Shakespeare Library Series), William Shakespeare
      • This is the required edition for seniors. Please do not buy "No Fear Shakespeare" editions.
    • Jane Eyre (Bantam), Charlotte Bronte
  • English III/IV DC, for rising 11th and 12th graders taking their first DC course
    • Ethan Frome, Edith Wharton
    • The Stranger, Albert Camus, translated by Matthew Ward. This translation only.
  • English IV BW, for rising seniors who took DC as juniors with Davenport or Foss during the 2018-2019 school year
    • Beowulf, Translated by Seamus Heaney. This translation only.

 

Speak Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780312674397
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Square Fish - May 10th, 2011

Romeo and Juliet (Folger Shakespeare Library) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780743477116
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster - January 1st, 2004

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316013697
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 1st, 2009

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812984965
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - August 18th, 2015

All Quiet on the Western Front: A Novel Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780449213940
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Published: Ballantine Books - March 12th, 1987

Of Mice and Men Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9780140177398
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Published: Penguin Books - September 1st, 1993

Macbeth (Folger Shakespeare Library) Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781451694727
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 8th, 2013

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

All the Pretty Horses: Border Trilogy (1) (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780679744399
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Published: Vintage - June 29th, 1993

The Grapes of Wrath Cover Image
By John Steinbeck, Robert DeMott (Introduction by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143039433
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Published: Penguin Classics - March 28th, 2006

The Things They Carried Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780618706419
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Published: Mariner Books - October 13th, 2009

Hamlet (Folger Shakespeare Library) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780743477123
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster - July 1st, 2003

Frankenstein Cover Image
$5.95
ISBN: 9780553212471
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Published: Bantam Classics - May 1st, 1984

Jane Eyre Cover Image
$5.95
ISBN: 9780553211405
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Published: Bantam Classics - September 1st, 1983

Ethan Frome (Dover Thrift Editions) Cover Image
$3.00
ISBN: 9780486266909
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Published: Dover Publications - January 1st, 1991

The Stranger (Vintage International) Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780679720201
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Published: Vintage - March 13th, 1989

Beowulf: A New Verse Translation Cover Image
By Seamus Heaney (Editor)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393320978
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 17th, 2001