•  9th Grade

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    A Wrinkle in Time, by Madeleine L’Engle

    Animal Farm, by George Orwell

    Black Boy, by Richard Wright

    Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury

    Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, by Ben Carson

    Great Expectations, by Charles Dickens

    I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, by Maya Angelou

    Just Mercy, by Bryan Stevenson

    Tale of Two Cities, by Charles Dickens

    To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee


    10th Grade

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    A Wrinkle in Time, by Madeleine L’Engle

    Crucible, by Arthur Miller

    Native Son, by Richard Wright

    Night, by Elie Wiesel

    Scarlett Letter, by Nathaniel Hawthorne

    The Chosen, by Chaim Potok

    The Disappearing Spoon, by Sam Kean

    The Hate U Give, by Angie Thomas

    Things Fall Apart, by Chinua Achebe

    Time Machine, by H.G. Wells

    Warriors Don’t Cry, by Melba Pattillo Beals


    11th Grade

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    12 Years a Slave, by Solomon Northup

    A Raisin in the Sun, by Lorraine Hansberry

    Biomimicry:  Innovation Inspired by Nature, by Janine M. Benyus

    Death of a Salesman, by Arthur Miller

    Frankenstein, by Mary Shelley

    Into Thin Air, by Jon Krakauer

    Othello, by William Shakespeare

    Sula, by Toni Morrison

    The Disappearing Spoon, by Sam Kean

    The Fire Next Time, by James Baldwin

    The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald

    The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, by Michelle Alexander

    Their Eyes Were Watching God, by Zora Neale Hurston


    12th Grade

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    1984, by George Orwell

    Biomimicry:  Innovation Inspired by Nature, by Janine M. Benyus

    Frankenstein, by Mary Shelley

    Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Who Helped Win the Space Race, by Margot Lee Shetterly

    Into Thin Air, by Jon Krakauer

    Jumped In, by Patrick Flores-Scott

    Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, by Frederick Douglass

    Of Mice and Men, by John Steinbeck

    Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austen

    The Autobiography of Malcom X, by Malcolm X

    The Disappearing Spoon, by Sam Kean

    The Long Walk Home, by Will North

    Tiger by the Tail, by James Hadley Chase

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