• Best Books for the College Bound Student



    Achebe, Chinua

    Things Fall Apart

    Agee, James

    A Death in the Family

    Austen, Jane

    Pride and Prejudice

    Baldwin, James

    Go Tell It on the Mountain

    Brontë, Charlotte

    Jane Eyre

    Brontë, Emily

    Wuthering Heights

    Camus, Albert

    The Stranger

    Cather, Willa

    Death Comes for the Archbishop

    Chaucer, Geoffrey

    The Canterbury Tales

    Chekhov, Anton

    The Cherry Orchard

    Chopin, Kate

    The Awakening

    Conrad, Joseph

    Heart of Darkness

    Crane, Stephen

    The Red Badge of Courage

    de Cervantes, Miguel

    Don Quixote

    Dreiser, Theodore

    An American Tragedy

    Eliot, George

    The Mill on the Floss

    Ellison, Ralph

    Invisible Man

    Faulkner, William

    As I Lay Dying

    Faulkner, William

    The Sound and the Fury

    Fitzgerald, F. Scott

    The Great Gatsby

    Flaubert, Gustave

    Madame Bovary

    Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von


    Golding, William

    Lord of the Flies

    Hardy, Thomas

    Tess of the d'Urbervilles

    Hawthorne, Nathaniel

    The Scarlet Letter

    Heller, Joseph

    Catch 22

    Hemingway, Ernest

    A Farewell to Arms


    The Iliad


    The Odyssey

    Hugo, Victor

    The Hunchback of Notre Dame

    Hurston, Zora Neale

    Their Eyes Were Watching God

    Huxley, Aldous

    Brave New World

    Ibsen, Henrik

    A Doll's House

    James, Henry

    The Turn of the Screw

    Joyce, James

    A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

    Kafka, Franz

    The Metamorphosis

    Lee, Harper

    To Kill a Mockingbird

    Lewis, Sinclair


    London, Jack

    The Call of the Wild

    Melville, Herman

    Bartleby the Scrivener

    Melville, Herman

    Moby Dick

    Miller, Arthur

    The Crucible

    Orwell, George

    Animal Farm

    Pasternak, Boris

    Doctor Zhivago

    Remarque, Erich Maria

    All Quiet on the Western Front

    Rostand, Edmond

    Cyrano de Bergerac

    Salinger, J.D.

    The Catcher in the Rye

    Shakespeare, William


    Shakespeare, William


    Shakespeare, William

    A Midsummer Night's Dream

    Shakespeare, William

    Romeo and Juliet

    Shaw, George Bernard


    Shelley, Mary





    Oedipus Rex

    Steinbeck, John

    The Grapes of Wrath

    Stowe, Harriet Beecher

    Uncle Tom's Cabin

    Swift, Jonathan

    Gulliver's Travels

    Thackeray, William

    Vanity Fair

    Thoreau, Henry David


    Tolstoy, Leo

    War and Peace

    Twain, Mark

    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn



    Vonnegut, Kurt Jr.


    Walker, Alice

    The Color Purple

    Whitman, Walt

    Leaves of Grass

    Williams, Tennessee

    The Glass Menagerie