Suggested Reading Essay

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Suggested Reading List
This section wouldn’t be complete without a list of
some great books to read. Reading about reading and
answering test questions is fine, but the best way to
improve your reading ability is to read.This list is compiled
by category.Help yourself. Choose one from the
list, pick it up at a local bookstore or library, open the
cover, and enjoy.
Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt
Autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X
Black Boy by Richard Wright
The Diary of Anne Frank by Anne Frank
Having Our Say by Sarah L. and Elizabeth Delany
The Heroic Slave by Frederick Douglass
I Know Why the Caged Birds Sing by Maya Angelou
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and Stephen J. Dubner
The Lives of a Cell by Lewis Thomas
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who
Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of all Time
by Dava Sobel
Mortal Lessons by Richard Selzer
Short Stories
Any short story by Ernest Hemingway or O. Henry
Girls at War by Chinua Achebe
Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri
The Stories of Eva Luna by Isabel Allende
Ten Top Stories edited by David A. Sohn
All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich
Maria Remarque
Hiroshima by John Hersey
The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane

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