Recommended Reading List Years 7-11

Year 7:
• Brönte, Charlotte. Jane Eyre
• Burnett, Frances Hodgson. The Secret Garden
• Dostoyevsky, Fyodor. White Nights
• Haddon, Mark. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
• Hemingway, Ernest. The Old Man and the Sea
• Knowles, John. A Separate Peace
• Shakespeare, William. A Midsummer Night’s Dream
• Wells, H.G. The Time Machine
• Yousafzai, Malala. I Am Malala
• Zusak, Markus. The Book Thief
Year 8:
• Chekhov, Anton. The Black Monk
• Dickens, Charles. A Christmas Carol
• Fitzgerald, F. Scott. The Great Gatsby
• Golding, William. Lord of the Flies
• Le, Nam. The Boat
• Lee, Harper. To Kill a Mockingbird
• Orwell, George. Animal Farm
• Poe, Edgar Allen. Collected Short Stories
• Salinger, J.D. The Catcher in the Rye
• Shakespeare, William. Macbeth
Year 9:
• Dickens, Charles. Great Expectations
• Orwell, George. 1984
• Camus, Albert. The Stranger
• Ibsen, Henrik. A Doll’s House
• Bradbury, Ray. Fahrenheit 451
• Shakespeare, William. Romeo and Juliet
• Kafka, Franz. Metamorphoses
• Brönte, Emily. Wuthering Heights
• Stoker, Bram. Dracula
• Joyce, James. The Dubliners
Year 10:
• Angelou, Maya. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
• Beckett, Samuel. Endgame
• Conrad, Joseph. Heart of Darkness
• Dickens, Charles. Tale of Two Cities
• Hawthorne, Nathaniel. The Scarlet Letter
• Kafka, Franz. The Trial
• Shakespeare, William. Othello or King Lear
• Steinbeck, John. Of Mice and Men
• Wilde, Oscar. The Picture of Dorian Gray
• Woolf, Virginia. To the Lighthouse
Year 11:
• Atwood, Margaret. The Handmaid’s Tale
• Beckett, Samuel. Waiting for Godot
• Chopin, Kate. The Awakening
• Coetzee, J.M. Elizabeth Costello
• Dostoyevsky, Fyodor. Crime and Punishment
• Huxley, Aldous. Brave New World
• Melville, Herman. Collected Short Stories
• Morrison, Toni. Beloved
• Shakespeare, William. Hamlet or Julius Caesar
• Walker, Alice. The Color Purple