Girls Rule! School reading list, 2012-2013

Shakespeare studies:
Hamlet (read and reread) *
Henry V
Julius Caesar (review / revisit / reread) *
Measure for Measure
Henry VIII *
Richard III
Much Ado about Nothing
Macbeth (review / revisit / reread) *
The Comedy of Errors
Othello (reviewed / revisited, then decided to reread) *

Plays (other than Shakespeare's works):
Three Sisters (Anton Chekhov) *
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (Tom Stoppard)
Waiting for Godot (Samuel Beckett)
No Exit (Jean-Paul Sartre)
Oedipus Rex (Sophocles)
Elektra (Sophocles) *
The Misanthrope (Molière) *

Frankenstein (Mary Shelley)
The Island of Dr. Moreau (H.G. Wells)
Animal Farm (George Orwell)
Watership Down (Richard Adams)
Dracula (Bram Stoker)
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (Agatha Christie)
The Hobbit (J.R.R. Tolkien)
Life of Pi (Yann Martel)
Flowers for Algernon (Daniel Keyes)
Catcher in the Rye (J.D. Salinger)
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? (Philip K. Dick)
The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
The Metamorphosis (Franz Kafka)

Notable non-fiction:
Are You Liberal? Conservative? Or Confused? (Richard J. Maybury)
Letters to a Young Poet (Rainer Maria Rilke)
Physics for Future Presidents (Richard A. Muller) [Miss M-mv(ii)]
Essential Animal Behavior (Graham Scott) [Miss M-mv(i)]

■ Poetry 180
■ Poetry Out Loud
■ “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner” (Samuel Taylor Coleridge)
■ “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock” (T.S. Eliot)

* Studies included seeing a live performance.

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