Mater Dei Prep Summer Reading List for 2014

“One School, One Book”-Entire MDP Student Body and Staff

Title

Author

Hole in My Life

Jack Gantos

 

English Composition: The Writing Process - Brookdale Community College

Title

Author

The Nuts and Bolts of College Writing

Michael Harvey




The Short Story - Brookdale Community College

Title

Author

How to Read Literature Like a Professor: a Lively and Entertaining Guide to Reading Between the Lines

Thomas Foster





English I - Seton Hall University

Title

Author

How to Write a Sentence: And How to Read One

Stanley Fish

 

 

Great Books II - Seton Hall University

Required

Title

Author

Othello

Shakespeare

Their Eyes Were Watching God

Zora Neale Hurston

An Enemy of the People

Henrik Ibsen

Death of a Salesman

Arthur Miller

The Glass Menagerie

Tennessee Williams

 

 

 

 

 

AP English Literature and Composition

 

·         Go to www.poets.org and register for the Poem a Day that arrives in your inbox each day over the summer. Write a reaction/response to at least one poem per week.

·         Two other helpful websites will be: www.favoritepoem.org and www.catholic.org/bible/.

 

 

Required

Title

Author

Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes

Edith Hamilton

The Remains of the Day

Kazuo Ishiguro

A Raisin in the Sun

Lorraine Hansbury

Clybourne Park

Bruce Norris

 

**Other important information for this course will be found on Mrs. Maloney’s eboard.

 

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