My Booklist

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Humanities 180 Recommendations

  • Tuesdays With Morrie

    by Mitch Albom Year Published:

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  • White Fang & The Call of the Wild

    by Jack London Year Published:
    The story of a wolf-dog who becomes domesticated on the Alaskan frontier. Lexile: 970

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  • Night

    by Elie Wiesel Year Published:
    A child's terrifying experience during the Jewish Holocaust of World War II. 590 Lexile.
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  • Lord of the Flies

    by William Golding Year Published:
    Children stranded on a deserted island try to survive. Lord of the Flies- 770L.

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  • The Greatest: Muhammad Ali

    by Walter Dean Myers Year Published:
    A biography of Muhammad Ali, one of the greatest boxers of all time. The Greatest: Muhammad Ali- 1030L.
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  • Leopold II: Butcher of the Congo

    by Tod Olsen Year Published:
    The story of the king of Belgium, who took over the country of the Congo. He forced thousands to work for rubber, and was responsible for the death of thousands. Lexile: 750
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  • Stalin

    by Sean McCollum Year Published:
    The story of one of the most brutal dictators of the 20th century, Josef Stalin (leader of the Soviet Union). Lexile: 970

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  • The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

    by Kate DiCamillo Year Published:
    The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane is a 2006 novel by Kate DiCamillo. Following the life of a china rabbit, the book won the 2006 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award in Fiction category. 700 Lexile.

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  • To Be a Slave

    by Julius Lester Year Published:
    Lexile: 1080
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  • Bleachers

    by John Grisham Year Published:
    A former all-star quarterback returns to his hometown after the death of his former coach. He must make peace with his past so that he can go on with his life. Lexile: 840
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  • Black Diamond

    by Fredrick and Patricia McKissack Year Published:
    Did you know that African American baseball players were not allowed to play in the MLB at one time? This book tells the story of the Negro Leagues, the professional leagues for black players before the integration of the MLB. Lexile: 1080
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