In addition to in-class readings, you are responsible for reading one independent novel or play of literary merit per semester. At the end of each semester, you will demonstrate your deep reading and analysis of the author's work in a "book talk" with me. Follow the guidelines and expectations in the document linked below. Happy reading! Book Talk Explanation and Rubric
List of AP "Approved" books
- You can also choose any book by any of the listed authors even if the title isn't on the list. See me if you have one in which the author nor the title is present.
*2019/2020 Revision: The AP Lit exam is more liberal with your selections for Question 3; HOWEVER, the depth of the text, along with its ambiguity, still matter. Therefore, you should choose texts that are likely studied in an English 101 course at a university.