10 books throughout school
Magic Tree House: Dinosaurs Before Dark- Mary Pope Osborne (1992)
The Hunger Games- Suzanne Collins (2008)
The Capitol forces each of Panem's 12 districts to choose two teenagers to participate in the Hunger Games, a gruesome, televised fight to the death. In the 12th district, Katniss Everdeen steps in for her little sister and enters the Games, where she is torn between her feelings for her hunting partner, Gale Hawthorne, and the district's other tribute, Peeta Mellark, even as she fights to stay alive. The Hunger Games will change Katniss' life forever, but her acts of humanity and defiance might just change the Games, too.
This book is the first book of the Hunger Game trilogy. It has also become a movie.
The Raven- Edgar Allan Poe (1845)
The Odyssey- Homer (8th Century BC)
Night- Elie Wiesel (1956)
Sir Gawain and The Green Knight- Pearl Poet (late 14th-century)
Frankenstein- Mary Shelley (1818)
Hamlet- Shakespeare (1603)
The Miller's Tale from The Canterbury Tales- Geoffrey Chaucer (1380s-1390s)
"The Miller's Tale" is the story of a carpenter, his lovely wife, and the two clerks (students) who are eager to get her into bed. The carpenter, John, lives in Oxford with his much younger wife, Alisoun, who is something of a local beauty. To make a bit of extra money, John rents out a room in his house to a poor but clever scholar named Nicholas, who has taken a liking to Alisoun. Another scholar in the town, Absolon the parish clerk, also has his eye on Alisoun. The action begins when John makes a day trip to a nearby town. While he is gone, Nicholas convinces Alisoun to have sex with him, and hence begins their affair. Read the story of the Miller's Tale that is the second story of the Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer.