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									Includes AP Literature Test Free Response Questions through 2010
Special thanks to Stephanie Banning and Gabi Indivero for their help in compiling this list.      Reading
TITLE                                       AUTHOR                                     Year Pages  Level
Absalom, Absalom                            Faulkner, William                          2000   313   8.9
Adam Bede                                   Eliot, George                              2006   562    12
Adventures of Augie March, The              Bellow, Saul                               1996- 608
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The         Twain, Mark                                1996- 324    5.9
Aeneid, The                                 Virgil                                     1996- 256
Age of Innocence, The                       Wharton, Edith                             1996- 324     10
Agnes of God                                Pielmeier, John                            2000    76
Alias Grace                                 Atwood, Margaret Ele                       2008   468           6.9
All Quiet on the Western Front              Remarque, Erich Marie                      1996- 304      9
All the King's Men                          Warren, Robert Penn                        1996- 672      9
All the Pretty Horses                       McCarthy, Cormac                           1996- 320    6.4
American Pastoral                           Roth. Philip                               2009   432
American Tragedy, An                        Drieser, Theodore                          2003   880    11
American, The                               James, Henry                               2005   384
Angels in America                           Kushner, Tony                              1996- 304
Angle of Repose                             Stegner, Wallace                           2010   592
Animal Dreams                               Kingsolver, Barbara                        1996- 342    8.3
Anna Karenina                               Tolstoy, Leo                               1996- 803     11
Another Country                             Baldwin, James                             2010   448
Anthem                                      Rand, Ayn                                  1996- 272    7.9
Antigone                                    Sophocles                                  1996- 102    3.7
Antony and Cleopatra                        Shakespeare, William                       1996- 400
As I Lay Dying                              Faulkner, William                          1996- 267    8.5
As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning       Lee, Laurie                                1996- 192
As You Like It                              Shakespeare, William                       2005    80     9
At Play in the Fields of the Lord           Matthiessen, Peter                         1996- 373
Atlas Shrugged                              Rand, Ayn                                  1996- 1088     9
Atonement                                   McEwan, Ian                                2007   351
Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man, The     Johnson, James Weldon                      2002   122     9
Awakening, The                              Chopin, Kate                               1996- 190    5.1
Beet Queen                                  Erdrich, Louise                            1996- 368
Bell Jar                                    Plath, Sylvia                              1996- 244    8.1
Beloved                                     Morrison, Toni                             1996- 322    8.1
Beowulf                                     Unknown                                    1996- 176    5.5
Bible, The                                  Unknown                                    1996-    ?
Billy Budd                                  Melville, Herman                           1999   128    12
Black Boy                                   Wright, Richard                            2006   419   8.5
Black Like Me                               Griffin, John Howard                       1996- 208      9
Bleak House                                 Dickens, Charles                           2000   864
Bless Me, Ultima                            Anaya, Rudolfo                             1996- 272    6.9
Bless the Beasts and Children               Swarthout, Glendon                         1996- 224    6.7
Blind Assassin                              Atwood, Margaret Ele                       2007   544           6.8
Bluest Eye                                  Morrison, Toni                             1996- 207    7.1
Bonesetter's Daughter, The                  Tan, Amy                                   2006   416   7.1
Book of Phillipians (Bible)                 Unknown                                    1996- N/A
Brave New World                             Huxley, Aldous                             1996- 259    9.6
Brideshead Revisited                        Waugh, Evelyn                              1996- 351
Broken for You                              Kallos, Stephanie                          2009   371
Brothers Karamazov                          Dostoevsky, Fyodor                         1996- 736
Bullet Park                                 Cheever, John                              1996- 256
Call of the Wild                            London, Jack                               1996- 128    2.3
Camelot (The Play)                          Lerner and Loewe                           1996- 236
Candide                                     Voltaire                                   1996- 146    8.5
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof                       Williams, Tennessee                        2000   192     9
Cat's Eye                                   Atwood, Margaret Ele                       2008   477     9
Catch 22                                    Heller, Joseph                             1996- 464      9
Catcher In the Rye, The                     Salinger, JD                               1996- 224    8.1
Ceremony                                    Silko, Leslie Marmon                       1996- 262
Cherry Orchard, The                         Chekhov, Aton                              2006    85
Chocolate War, The                          Cormier, Robert                            1996- 272    6.7
Chosen, The                                 Potok, Chaim                               1996- 271    8.1
Christmas Carol                             Dickens, Charles                           1996- 128    4.1
Clockwork Orange                            Burgess, Anthony                           1996- 192     10
Cold Mountain                               Frazier, Charles                           2008   356           7.5
Color Purple                                Walker, Alice                              1996- 300    7.2
Coming Through Slaughter                    Ondaatje, Michael                          2001   160
Confederacy of Dunces                       Toole, John Kennedy                        1996- 416      9
Count of Monte Cristo        Dumas, Alexander                     1996- 634        3.7
Copenhagen                   Frayn, Michael                       2009    132
Crime and Punishment         Dostoevsky, Fyodor                   1996- 480        11
Crucible, The                Miller, Arthur                       1996-    95       9
Cry, The Beloved Country     Paton, Alan                          1996- 320        8.9
Darkness At Noon             Koestler, Arthur                     1996- 288
David Copperfield            Dickens, Charles                     2006    736      2.3
Death in Venice              Mann, Thomas                         1996- 142        12
Death of a Salesman          Miller, Arthur                       1996- 144        8.5
Death of Ivan Ilyich         Tolstoy, Leo                         1996- 160        10
Deliverance                  Dickey, James                        1996- 288
Demian                       Hesse, Herman                        1996- 109
Dharma Bums, The             Kerouac, Jack                        1996- 244
Doctor Zhivago               Pasternak, Boris                     2010    560
Doll House                   Ibsen, Henrick                       1996- 124
Don Quixote                  Cervantes, Miguel                    1996- 1056       12
Dr Faustus                   Marlowe, Christopher                 1996- 240
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde      Stevenson, Robert Louis              1996- 144        7.1
Dune                         Herbert, Frank                       1996- 535        7.7
East of Eden                 Steinbeck, John                      1996- 608
Effect of Gamma Rays         Zindel, Paul                         1996-    98      5.1
Emma                         Austen, Jane                         1996- 481        3.9
Ender's Game                 Card, Orson Scott                    1996- 336
Endgame                      Jensen, Derrick                      1996-
                                                   Volume I: 528, Volume II: 496   7.1
Enemy of the People, An      Ibsen, Henrick                       1996- 160
Equus                        Shaffer, Peter                       1999    109
Ethan Frome                  Wharton, Edith                       1996- 176        7.4
Everyman                     Roth. Philip                         1996- 182
Fahrenheit 451               Bradbury, Ray                        1996- 179        10
Farewell to Arms, A          Hemingway, Ernest                    1996- 336        10
Fathers and Sons             Turgenev, Ivan                       1996- 168
Faust                        Goethe, Johann Wolfgang              2002    326
Fences                       Wilson, August                       1996- 101        9
Fifth Business               Davies, Robertson                    2000    272
Fixer, The                   Malamud, Bernard                     2007    352      9
For Whom the Bell Tolls      Hemingway, Ernest                    1996- 480
Fountainhead, The            Rand, Ayn                            1996- 752         9
Frankenstein                 Shelley, Mary                        2000    273      3.4
Franny and Zooey             Salinger, JD                         1996- 208        8.1
French Lieutenant's Woman    Fowles, John                         1996- 467
Gathering Of Old Men, A      Gaines, Ernest                       1996- 214        6.9
Germinal                     Zola, Emile                          2009    498
Gesture Life, A              Lee, Chang-Rae                       2004    356
Gigi                         Collette                             1996-
                                                                 fewer than 160
Giver, The                   Lowry, Lois                          1996- 192        5.9
Glass Menagerie, The         Williams, Tennessee                  1996- 105         9
Go Tell It On the Mountain   Baldwin, James                       2005    221      7.1
Going After Cacciato         O'Brien, Tim                         1996- 336
Golden Bowl, The             James, Henry                         2009    596
Good Earth                   Buck, Pearl                          1996- 368        8.7
Good Soldier, The            Ford, Ford Maddux                    2000    256
Grapes of Wrath              Steinbeck, John                      1996- 464        4.9
Great Expectations           Dickens, Charles                     1996- 400         9
Great Gatsby, The            Fitzgerald, F. Scott                 1996- 192        8.1
Great Santini                Conroy, Pat                          1996- 416        8.9
Gulliver's Travels           Swift, Jonathan                      1996- 311        8.8
Hairy Ape, The               O'Neill, Eugene                      2009     74
Hamlet                       Shakespeare, William                 1996- 400        11
Handmaid's Tale              Chaucer, Geoffrey                    1996- 320         9
Hard Times                   Dickens, Charles                     2009    293      9.6   9.3
Heart of Darkness            Conrad, Joseph                       1996- 144         9
Hedda Gabler                 Ibsen, Henrik                        1996- 104
Henry IV Part I              Shakespeare, William                 1996- 160
Henry V                      Shakespeare, William                 2002    160
High Wind in Jamaica, A      Hughes, Richard                      2008    279
Hippolytus                   Euripides                            1996-    88
House Made of Dawn           Momaday, N. Scott                    2009    198      8.5
House of Mirth               Wharton, Edith                       1996- 360
House of Seven Gables        Hawthorne, Nathaniel                 1996- 240         9
House of the Spirits         Allende, Isabelle                    1996- 433        10
House on Mango Street            Cisneros, Sandra                    1996- 128      4.5
Howard's End                     Forster, E.M.                       1996- 335      6.8
Hunchback of Notre Dame          Hugo, Victor                        1996- 561      8.9
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sing   Angelo, Maya                        1996- 304      5.5
In the Lake of the Woods         O'Brien, Tim                        2000   320
Incident at Vichy                Miller, Arthur                      1996-   70
Inferno                          Dante Alighieri                     1996- 288
Inherit the Wind                 Lawrence, Jerome & Lee, Robert E.   1996- 129      8.2
Invisible Man                    Ellison, Ralph                      1996- 608      7.5
Invisible Man                    Wells, H.G.                         1996- 176      7.1
Island of Dr. Moreau             Wells, H.G.                         1996- 188
Jane Eyre                        Bronte, Charlotte                   1996- 465      3.9?
Jasmine                          Mukhorjee, Bharati                  1999   256
Jazz                             Morrison, Toni                      1996- 256      7.8
JB                               Macleish, Archibald                 1996- 160       9
Joe Turner's Come and Gone       Wilson, August                      1996- 120
Jonah's Gourd Vine               Hurston, Zora Neale                 1996- 240
Joy Luck Club                    Tan, Amy                            1996- 288      8.4
Jude the Obscure                 Hardy, Thomas                       1996- 310       9
Julius Caesar                    Shakespeare, William                2007   138     11        8.4
Jungle, The                      Sinclair, Upton                     1996- 432       9
Kafka on the Shore               Murakami, Haruki                    2008   436
King Lear                        Shakespeare, William                1996- 192      10
Kite Runner, The                 Hosseini, Khaled                    2007   400     6.8
Knowledge of Angels              Paton Walsh, Jill                   1996- 288
Lady Chatterley's Lover          Lawrence, DH                        1996- 384
Lady Windermere's Fan            Wilde, Oscar                        1996-   56
Last Gentleman                   Walker, Percy                       1996- 416
Last Temptation of Christ        Kazantzakis, Niko                   1996- 512
Lesson Before Dying, A           Gaines, Ernest                      1996- 272      7.5
Light In August                  Faulkner, William                   1996- 480
Like Water for Chocolate         Esquivel, Laura                     1996- 256
Little Women                     Alcott, Louisa May                  2008   502     7.9       8.6
Long Day's Journey Into Night    O'Neill, Eugene                     2003   192     8.2
Lord Jim                         Conrad, Joseph                      2000   246      9
Lord of the Flies                Golding, William                    1996- 208      8.1
Lord of the Rings                Tolkien, JRR                           about 400
                                                                     1996-          7.9    8.1,8.4,9.0
Lost in Yonkers                  Simon, Neil                         1996- 122      6.5
Love in the Time of Cholera      Garcia Marquez, Gabrielle           1996- 422      11
Love Medicine                    Erdrich, Louise                     1996- 367      6.7
Macbeth                          Shakespeare, William                1996- 190      11
Madame Bovary                    Flaubert, Gustave                   2005   400     10
Main Street                      Lewis, Sinclair                     2009   898      9        8.6
Major Barbara                    Shaw, George Bernard                2004   176
Mansfield Park                   Austen, Jane                        2006   427
Martin Eden                      London, Jack                        1996- 216
"Master Harold"…and the boys     Fugard, Athol                       2009    64
Mayor of Casterbridge            Hardy, Thomas                       1996- 318       9
McTeague                         Norris, Frank                       1996- 303
Medea                            Euripides                           2001    56
Member of the Wedding, The       McCullers, Carson                   2008   176     8.2
Memory Keeper's Daughter, The    Edwards, Kim                        2009   401     5.8       5.8
Merchant of Venice, The          Shakespeare, William                2002   240      9
Metamorphosis                    Kafka, Franz                        1996- 194      11
Middlemarch                      Eliot, George                       2004   810
Middsummer's Night Dream, A      Shakespeare, William                2006   147     8.7
Mill on the Floss                Eliot, George                       1996- 416
Misanthrope, The                 Moliere                             2008    60
Moby Dick                        Melville, Herman                    1996- 730
Moll Flanders                    Defoe, Daniel                       2009   304
Molly Sweeney                    Friel, Brian                        1996-   70
Moor's Last Sigh, The            Rushdie, Salmon                     2007   448     5.9
Mrs. Dalloway                    Woolf, Virginia                     1996- 184
Mrs. Warren's Profession         Shaw, George Bernard                2002    88
Murder in the Cathedral          Eliot, TS                           1996-   88
My Antonia                       Cather, Willa                       1996- 249      7.1
Namesake, The                    Lahiri, Jhumpa                      2009   291     7.8
Native Son                       Wright, Richard                     1996- 398       9
Native Speaker                   Lee, Chang-Rae                      1999   368
Natural, The                     Malamud, Bernard                    1996- 248
Never Let Me Go                            Ishiguro, Kazuo             2009    288
Night                                      Weisel, Elie                1996-   144   8.7
Nineteen Eighty-Four                       Orwell, George              1996-   304
No One Writes to the Colonel               Garcia Marquez, Gabrielle   1996-   192
O Pioneers!                                Cather, Willa               2006    104   8.1
Obasan                                     Kogowa, Joy                 2004    300   8.5
Octopus, The (A Story of California)       Norris, Frank               2009    656
Odyssey, The                               Homer                       1996-   239    9
Oedipus Rex                                Sophocles                   1996-    75
Of Human Bondage                           Maugham, W. Somerset        1996-   624    9
Of Mice and Men                            Steinbeck, John             1996-   112   8.1
Old Man and the Sea, The                   Hemingway, Ernest           1996-   128   8.1
Old School                                 Wolff, Tobias               2008    195
Oliver Twist                               Dickens, Charles            1996-   362    9
Once and Future King                       White, EB                   1996-   639   8.6
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich     Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandre    2005    176    9
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest            Kesey, Ken                  1996-   336    9
One Hundered Years of Solitude             Garcia Marquez, Gabrielle   1996-   417
Ordinary People                            Guest, Judith               1996-   236   7.5
Oresteia, The                              Aeschylus                   1996-   336
Orlando                                    Woolf, Virginia             2004    316
Othello                                    Shakespeare, William        1996-   368   11
Our Man in Havana                          Greene, Graham              1996-   224
Our Town                                   Wilder, Thornton            1996-   208   7.8
Out of Africa                              Dineson, Isak               2006    399
Pale Fire                                  Nabokov, Vladimir           2001    315
Pale Horse, Pale Rider                     Porter, Katherine Anne      1996-   205   7.5
Paradise Lost                              Milton, John                2010    112
Passage to India                           Forster, E.M.               1996-   336   8.2
Pere Goriot                                Balzac, Honore de           2002    368
Persuasion                                 Austen, Jane                2005    224
Peter Camenzind                            Hesse, Herman               1996-   208
Phantom of the Opera                       Leroux, Gaston              1996-   288   2.6?
Phedre                                     Racine, Jean                2003    169
Piano Lesson, The                          Wilson, August              1996-   128   7.8
Picture of Dorian Gray. The                Wilde, Oscar                1996-   252    9
Plague, The                                Camus, Albert               1996-   308   10
Player Piano                               Vonnegut, Kurt              1996-   340
Playland                                   Dunne, John                 1996-   494
Pocho                                      Villarreal, Jose Antonio    2008    187
Poisonwood Bible                           Kingsolver, Barbara         2010    596
Portrait of a Lady, The                    James, Henry                1996-   656
Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, A   Joyce, James                1996-   192    9
Power and the Glory                        Greene, Graham              1996-   240   8.4
Prayer for Owen Meany, A                   Irving, John                1996-   617   8.5
Pride and Prejudice                        Austen, Jane                1996-   272    9
Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, The             Spark, Muriel               2008    187   10
Prince of Tides                            Conroy, Pat                 1996-   672    9
Private Altars                             Mosby, Katherine            1996-   331
Promise, The                               Potok, Chaim                1996-   384   3.6
Push                                       Sapphire                    2007    141
Pygmalion                                  Shaw, George Bernard        1996-   122   8.1
Ragtime                                    Doctorow, E.L.              2003    336    9
Raisin In the Sun, A                       Hansberry. Lorraine         1996-   151   6.8
Red Badge of Courage, The                  Crane, Stephen              2008    134   4.3    7.6
Reivers, The                               Faulkner, William           1996-   320   8.1
Remains of the Day, The                    Ishiguro, Kazuo             2000    256
Reservation Blues                          Alexie, Sherman             2008    306          4.6
Return of the Native                       Hardy, Thomas               1996-   312    9
Rhinocerous                                Ionesco, Eugene             2009    160
River Runs Through It, A                   Maclean, Norman             2008    161          7.3
Road, The                                  McCarthy, Cormac            2010    304
Robinson Crusoe                            Defoe, Daniel               2010    352
Romeo and Juliet                           Shakespeare, William        1996-   304    9
Room with a View, A                        Forster, E.M.               1996-   176
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead      Stoppard, Tom               2000    128    9
Scarlet Letter, The                        Hawthorne, Nathaniel        1996-   272   4.4?
Scarlet Song                               Ba, Mariama                 1996-   171
Secret Sharer                              Conrad, Joseph              1996-    48
Sense and Sensibility                      Austen, Jane                1996-   368   10
Sent for you Yesterday                      Wideman, John Edgar            2003    208
Separate Peace                              Knowles, John                  1996- 208       8.9
Shepherd of the Hills                       Wright, Harold Bell            1996- 304       7.1
Siddhartha                                  Hesse, Herman                  1996- 156       8.9
Silas Marner                                Eliot, George                  1996- 208       12
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight             Anonymous                      1996- 185       5.4
Sister Carrie                               Drieser, Theodore              1996- 368
Sister of My Heart                          Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee    2010    322
Slaughterhouse Five                         Vonnegut, Kurt                 1996- 224       8.5
Snow Falling on Cedars                      Guterson, David                2000    460      9
So Far From God                             Castillo, Ana                  1996- 251
Song of Solomon                             Morrison, Toni                 1996- 352       5.6
Sons and Lovers                             Lawrence, DH                   1996- 394
Sophie's Choice                             Styron, William                2009    515
Sound and the Fury, The                     Faulkner, William              1996- 448       10
St Joan                                     Bunson, Margaret               1996-    56
Steppenwolf                                 Hesse, Herman                  1996- 224
Still Life with Woodpecker                  Robbins, Tom                   1996- 288
Stranger, The                               Camus, Albert                  1996- 123       8.9
Streetcar Named Desire, A                   Williams, Tennessee            1996- 142        9
Sula                                        Morrison, Toni                 2002    174     8.1
Summer of my German Soldier                 Greene, Graham                 1996- 240       6.5
Sun Also Rises, The                         Hemingway, Ernest              1996- 256       8.3
Surfacing                                   Atwood, Margaret Ele           2005    199
Tale of Two Cities, A                       Dickens, Charles               1996- 304       9
Taming of the Shrew, The                    Shakespeare, William           1996- 320
Tempest, The                                Shakespeare, William           1996- 282
Tender is the Night                         Fitzgerald, F. Scott           1996- 320        9
Tess of the D'Urbervilles                   Hardy, Thomas                  1996- 560       10
Their Eyes Were Watching God                Hurston, Zora Neale            1996- 219       7.9
Things Fall Apart                           Achebe, Chinua                 1996- 212       5.9
Things They Carried, The                    O'Brien, Tim                   2004    272      9
Thousand Acres, A                           Smiley, Jane                   1996- 384
Till We Have Faces                          Lewis, C.S.                    1996- 313
Time Machine                                Wells, H.G.                    1996- 115       7.1
To Kill a Mockingbird                       Lee, Harper                    1996- 288       8.1
To the Lighthouse                           Woolf, Virginia                1996- 209
Tom Jones                                   Fielding, Henry                2000    820
Trial, The                                  Kafka, Franz                   2000    140
Turn of the Screw, The                      James, Henry                   2000    160     10
Twelfth Night                               Shakespeare, William           1996- 100       10
Typical American                            Jen, Gish                      2002    304
Uncle Tom's Cabin                           Stowe, Harriet Beecher         1996- 530       7.5
Violent Bear it Away, The                   O'Conner, Flannery             1996- 256
Waiting for Godot                           Becket                         1996- 128        9
Watership Down                              Adams, Richard                 1996- 496       7.4
Way We Live Now, The                        Trollopa, Anthony              2006    848
We Were the Mulvaneys                       Oates, Joyce Carol             2007    454
Where the Red Fern Grows                    Rawls, Wilson                  1996- 249       6.4
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?             Albee, Edward                  2000    256     10
Wide Sargasso Sea                           Rhys, Jean                     2007    270
Winter in the Blood                         Welch. James                   1996- 176
Winter's Tale, The                          Shakespeare, William           2006    222
Wise Blood                                  O'Conner, Flannery             2009    231
Woman Warrior                               Kingston, Maxine Hong          1996- 224       9
Women of Brewster Place, The                Naylor, Gloria                 2009    192
Wuthering Heights                           Bronte, Charlotte              1996- 256        9
Yellow Raft in Blue Water, A                Dorris, Frank                  1996- 384       8.1
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance   Pisig, Robert M.               1996- 430        9
Zoo Story, The                              Albee, Edward                  1996-
                                                                          fewer than 128
Zorba the Greek                             Kazantzakis, Nikos             1996- 320

								
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