Seniors please add the following:
You must bring a copy of the book to class on the first day with your excerpts marked. Choose one of the following—there’s something here for everyone! Choose with care and go online or browse the bookstore/library to help you decide.

Paula Isabel Allende
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Maya Angelou
Growing Up Russell Baker
All Over But the Shoutin’ Rick Bragg
American Childhood Annie Dillard
Angela’s Ashes Frank McCourt
Reading Lolita in Tehran Azar Nafisi
When I Was Puerto Rican Esmeralda Santiago
The Glass Castle Jeanette Wall
Black Boy Richard Wright
Memoirs Pablo Neruda
Speak, Memory Vladimir Nabokov
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius Dave Eggers
The Color of Water James McBride
This Boy's Life Tobias Wolff
The Bell Jar Sylvia Plath