Below is a list of the required reading for La Cañada Highschool (2017)

Teacher Grade
Books
Ms. Gochez-Farsch
Ms. Salardino
Ms. Castillo
7 • Freak the Mighty
• The Giver
• American Born Chinese
Ms. Baldwin
8 • Fahrenheit 451
• Romeo and Juliet (Pelican Edition)
Ms. Murr-Pinsker
Mr. Howe
8 • Fahrenheit 451
• Romeo and Juliet (Pelican Edition)
• A Christmas Carol (Tor Edition)
Ms. Willshire
Ms. Kim
Ms. Pelletier
Ms. Stanley
Mr. Redmond
Ms. Moore
Ms. Cronon
Mr. Bilandzija
9 • To Kill a Mockingbird
• Odyssey (Mandlebaum Edition)
• Othello (Folger Edition)
• Of Mice and Men
Mr. Valassidis
10 (Honors)
• Norton Anthology (shorter second edition vo. 1)
***OR*** note: very limited supply, out of print.
• ***BOTH*** Epic of Gilgamesh (Penguin Classic)
• ***AND*** The Illiad (Fagles translation)
• Frankenstein
• 1984
Ms. Moore
10 (Honors)
• Norton Anthology (shorter second edition vo. 1)
***OR*** note: very limited supply, out of print.
• ***BOTH*** Epic of Gilgamesh (Penguin Classic)
• ***AND*** The Illiad (Fagles translation)
• 1984 (Centennial Edition with Pynchon forward)
• Catcher in the Rye
• Frankenstein (Penguin)
Mr. Redmond
Ms. Cronon
10 • Oedipus Plays of Sophocles, Translation by Paul Roche (a Plume Book)
• 1984 (Signet Classics or Anniversary Edition)
• Frankenstein (Penguin Classics or Signet Classics)
• Epic of Gilgamesh
Ms. Stanley
10
• Epic of Gilgamesh
• 1984 (Signet Classics)
• Frankenstein (Penguin Classics)
• Catcher in the Rye (cover with Carousel Horse)
Mrs. Wilshire
10 • Epic of Gilgamesh
• Oedipus the King (Fagles translation)
• Frankenstein
• 1984
• Catcher in the Rye
Mr. Valassisdis
11 AP Lang.
• Justice by Michael Sandel
• Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
• Great Gatsby
• Death of a Salesman
Mr. Powers
11 AP Lang.
• Justice by Michael Sandel
• Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
• Great Gatsby
• Death of a Salesman
• Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
Ms. Castillo
Ms. Pelletier
Mr. Torres
11 • Justice
• Things They Carried
• The Adventures of Huck Finn (Penguin Classics)
• The Great Gatsby
Ms. Willshire
Ms. Moore
12 AP Lit.
• Beowulf (Burton Raffel Translation)
• Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
• A Tale of Two Cities
• Hamlet (Folger Edition)
• Heart of Darkness
• Pride and Prejudice

Ms. Cronon
Mr. Powers
Ms. Kim

12 • The Kite Runner
• 100 Successful College Essays (Optional)
• Macbeth (Folger)
• Their Eyes Were Watching God
• The Stranger
Mr. Bilandzija
12 • The Kite Runner
• 100 Successful College Essays (Optional)
• Macbeth (Folger)
• Their Eyes Were Watching God
• Persepolis