YA Fiction for Everyone! – The Knapton Library – CampusGuides SLIS at Springshare

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YA Fiction for Everyone! – The Knapton Library – CampusGuides SLIS at Springshare

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20 Popular High School Books Available as Free eBooks & Audio Books

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Here’s a full list:

  1. 1984
  2. Animal Farm
  3. Brave New World
  4. Frankenstein
  5. Heart of Darkness
  6. Romeo and Juliet
  7. MacBeth
  8. Hamlet
  9. Julius Caesar
  10. Pride & Prejudice
  11. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
  12. The Call of the Wild
  13. The Crucible
  14. The Grapes of Wrath
  15. The Great Gatsby
  16. The Odyssey
  17. The Old Man and the Sea
  18. The Red Badge of Courage
  19. The Scarlet Letter
  20. To Kill a Mockingbird

And here are three, for an example:

Animal Farm by George OrwellFree eBookFree Audio BookFree Animated Movie
Orwell’s 1945 allegorical novella took aim at the corruption of the Soviet Union and its totalitarian rule. The short book, which almost never saw the light of day, appears on the Modern Library’s list of the 100 Best Novels of the 20th century.

Brave New World by Aldous Huxley: eTextFree Radio Dramatization (by Huxley himself)Free Audio Book by Audible
Little known fact. Huxley once taught George Orwell French at Eton. And, years later his 1931 classic, Brave New World, is often mentioned in the same breath with 1984 when it comes to great books that describe a dystopian future.

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley Free ebookFree Audio Book (MP3)Radio Drama version (1938)Movie
Mary Shelley started writing the great monster novel when she was only 18 and completed it when she was 21. The 1823 gothic novel is arguably one of your first works of science fiction.

20 Popular High School Books Available as Free eBooks & Audio Books

The Girl & Her Books: When You Are Old

When you are old and grey and full of sleep,
And nodding by the fire, take down this book,
And slowly read, and dream of the soft look
Your eyes had once, and of their shadows deep; How many loved your moments of glad grace,
And loved your beauty with love false or true,
But one man loved the...

This is one of my favorite poems. Thank you for reminding me of its existence. ❤

The Girl & Her Books: When You Are Old

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Official Hunger Games Posters, which one is your fave?

Gah! These made me so much more excited about the movie! Cannot wait to see it!

YES!!!!!