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 American Literary works Summer Browsing List Dissertation

American Literature Summer time Reading List

Summer 2014

Belmont High School English Section

The following list was complied from the tips of the Belmont High School English department and possesses some of the best-known works of American literature. Every book addresses the American Dream and/or American identities. All getting into 11th graders must read by least 1 book through the list listed below over the summer time. Students coming into English 14 Honors comprehensive guide at least one contemporary AND 1 classic operate from the list. The American Literature Summer time Reading web page on your Edline account delivers summaries from the works the following; it will be available until This summer 15th. We encourage all students to preview a book before making a choice in order to determine that the producing style and narrative tone of voice will be a very good fit. Please consult the 10th level teacher when you need help finding a book that is a good meet for you. Writer

Book

Mary Didion

Joan Didion

W. E. N. Du Bois

Booker Capital t. Washington

The White Recording: Essays

Slouching Toward Bethlehem: Essays

The Souls of Black Folks

Up from Slavery

Dread and Odium in Las Vegas: A Fierce, ferocious Journey to the Heart in the American Dream

The Dharma Bums

While travelling

Hunter S. Thompson

Jack port Kerouac

Plug Kerouac

Malcolm X and Alex

Haley

Tom Wolfe

Alex Haley

Ayn Flanke

Ayn Seite

Bernard Malamud

E. M. Doctorow

Edith Wharton

Edith Wharton

N. Scott Fitzgerald

F. Jeff Fitzgerald

Herman Melville

James Baldwin

James Weldon Manley

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test

Roots

The Fountainhead

Atlas Shrugged

The All-natural

Ragtime

Age Innocence

The home of Joy

Tender is the Night

This Side of Paradise

Moby-Dick

Go Tell it within the Mountain

Life of an Ex-Colored Man

Genre

Essays

Documents

Essays

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Joan Didion

Steve Cheever

Steve Dos Passos

John Irving

John Steinbeck

John Steinbeck

John Updike

Kate Chopin

Ken Kesey

N. Jeff Momaday

Nella Larson

Grettle Mailer

Philip Roth

Ralph Ellison

Raymond Chandler

Rich Wright

Rita Mae Dark brown

Robert Penn Warren

Saul Bellow

Sinclair Lewis

Theodore Dreiser

Theodore Dreiser

Upton Sinclair

Vladimir Nabokov

Willa Cather

Willa Cather

Bill Faulkner

Buttons Terkel

Perform It Mainly because it Lays

The Wapshot Chronicle

The U. S. A. Trilogy

The World According to Garp

East of Eden

The Vineyard of Difficulty

Rabbit, Run

The Waking up

One Travelled Over the Cuckoo's Nest

House Made of Daybreak

Passing

An American Dream

Portnoy's Complaint

Unseen Man

The Big Sleep

Dark-colored Boy

Rubyfruit Jungle

All of the King's Men

The Adventures of Augie 03

Main Avenue

An American Tragedy

Sister Barbara

The Jungle

Lolita

My personal Antonia

O Pioneers!

Absalom, Absalom!

Doing work: People Speak about What They Do All Day and

That they Feel about What They Do

Arthur Miller

A View from your Bridge

Lorraine Hansberry

Sherwood Anderson

Sarah Vowell

TourГ©

A Raisin in the Sun

Winesburg, Ohio

The Partly Cloudy Patriot

Who's Afraid of Post-Blackness? What It Means to be Black Today

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