Incoming pre-IB students are encouraged to read at least two of the following works:Book

  1. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
  2. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
  3. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
  4. Nineteen Eighty-four by George Orwell
  5. Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
  6. The Shipping News by Annie Proulx
  7. Fugitive Pieces by Anne Michaels
  8. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
  9. The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien
  10. The Road by Cormac McCarthy
  11. Perfume: The Story of a Murderer by Patrick Suskind
  12. The Color Purple by Alice Walker
  13. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey
  14. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  15. The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood