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Books You Read During High School (For School)

Description: This list compiles all of the books (fiction) that you were assigned to read in high school.

Members: 49 participating members (show all)

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3
34,111 members, 533 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (1): Stupid book to make teenagers read.

6
49,769 members, 844 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (3): Definitely missed the point.

8
52,479 members, 855 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (5): Really, really hated this one.

13
11,110 members, 96 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (24): Almost got it.

16
9,225 members, 133 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (12): Missed the point.

20
26,957 members, 492 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (21): Missed the misogyny.

21
24,199 members, 338 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)
23
37,796 members, 499 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)
25
25,122 members, 315 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)
27
40,400 members, 687 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)
28
15,934 members, 212 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)
29
15,180 members, 155 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Explanations:

Dilara86 (3): The class focused on A Voyage to Lilliput.

30
8,224 members, 83 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (25): Probably a good assignment.

31
55,799 members, 1,017 reviews
4.42 stars (4.42 stars)
32
16,008 members, 235 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)
33
15,676 members, 144 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (14): Read like a jigsaw puzzle. Missed the point.

34
6,928 members, 154 reviews
3.62 stars (3.62 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (8): Completely went over my head.

35
6,739 members, 98 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)
36
3,588 members, 56 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)
37
32,744 members, 285 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)
38
12,319 members, 281 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (26): Don't remember

39
9,122 members, 103 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)
40
0 members, 0 reviews

Lists: tanhome, SkuldOMG, cbl_tn, rarm, al.vick, fuzzi

Score: 6

41
35,191 members, 680 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)
42
23,907 members, 314 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
43
14,364 members, 327 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)
44
12,758 members, 144 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)
45
10,101 members, 90 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)
46
4,575 members, 47 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)
47
30,212 members, 343 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)
48
19,665 members, 244 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)
49
17,751 members, 208 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)
50
16,181 members, 343 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)
51
15,852 members, 146 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn, ncgraham, linlef, courtneyp93

Score: 4

52
15,850 members, 177 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (9): I read this prior to second-wave feminism and didn't have the vocabulary to express my outrage.

53
13,709 members, 188 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)
54
13,437 members, 235 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)
55
12,481 members, 459 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)
56
11,793 members, 135 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (18): Wish this had been my first Salinger.

57
10,114 members, 205 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: mishy215, pammab, al.vick, ahef1963

Score: 4

58
8,943 members, 131 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)
59
7,545 members, 108 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: al.vick, starbox, fuzzi, ahef1963

Score: 4

60
6,979 members, 67 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: Cecrow, SylviaC, linlef, ahef1963

Score: 4

61
6,009 members, 85 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)
62
5,624 members, 58 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)
63
5,452 members, 64 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (4): Very much missed the point.

64
4,278 members, 44 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: rarm, Henrik_Madsen, fuzzi, ahef1963

Score: 4

65
3,629 members, 39 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: Edward, gennyt, starbox, ahef1963

Score: 4

66
3,299 members, 96 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)
67
2,037 members, 40 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: lauradl, aulsmith, mishy215, ahef1963

Score: 4

Explanations:

aulsmith (7): McCullers was very bad for my adolescent soul.

68
1,678 members, 59 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (23): Found unreadable

69
397 members, 41 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: fuzzi, cbl_tn, al.vick, ahef1963

Score: 4

70
130 members, 2 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: linlef, aulsmith, mishy215, ahef1963

Score: 4

Explanations:

aulsmith (29): As an old person, I'm not sure why they had us read a depressed young man's poem about getting older. He clearly didn't know what he was talking about. But then neither did we in the audience, and it's got some great lines I still quote.… (more)

71
27,163 members, 498 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: dianeham, fuzzi, linlef

Score: 3

Explanations:

dianeham (16): Read this in French in HS for French class

72
25,350 members, 251 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: cpg, ncgraham, bostonbibliophile

Score: 3

73
18,239 members, 269 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)
74
17,920 members, 429 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: lauradl, ojchase, courtneyp93

Score: 3

75
16,731 members, 345 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: fuzzi, mishy215, courtneyp93

Score: 3

76
14,826 members, 311 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: tanhome, librorumamans, ahef1963

Score: 3

77
13,719 members, 153 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: aulsmith, eromsted, ahef1963

Score: 3

Explanations:

aulsmith (11): Probably a good time to read this.

78
13,536 members, 306 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: Dehinde, mishy215, courtneyp93

Score: 3

79
13,296 members, 144 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: eromsted, mishy215, ahef1963

Score: 3

80
12,181 members, 141 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: eromsted, al.vick, ahef1963

Score: 3

81
11,073 members, 134 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: dianeham, merrystar, aulsmith

Score: 3

Explanations:

aulsmith (22): Mostly didn't understand this.

82
10,322 members, 153 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: tanhome, merrystar, ahef1963

Score: 3

83
9,268 members, 83 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (6): Most of these were over my head.

84
9,182 members, 115 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: gennyt, linlef, ahef1963

Score: 3

85
8,134 members, 81 reviews
3.49 stars (3.49 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1, eromsted, aulsmith

Score: 3

Explanations:

aulsmith (27): One of my favorites from high school.

86
7,733 members, 172 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (28): They were very lucky McCullers didn't drive me to suicide.

87
5,948 members, 64 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: gennyt, fuzzi, pammab

Score: 3

88
5,909 members, 89 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)
89
4,870 members, 52 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn, linlef, ahef1963

Score: 3

90
3,314 members, 50 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn, pammab, ahef1963

Score: 3

91
3,252 members, 91 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: Cecrow, tanhome, ahef1963

Score: 3

92
1,401 members, 16 reviews
3.42 stars (3.42 stars)

Lists: SylviaC, merrystar, fuzzi

Score: 3

93
763 members, 10 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: Dilara86, EMS_24, aulsmith

Score: 3

Explanations:

aulsmith (17): I think I read it in French. Completely missed the point.

94
681 members, 8 reviews
3.53 stars (3.53 stars)

Lists: Dilara86, aulsmith, linlef

Score: 3

95
616 members, 11 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: gennyt, starbox, linlef

Score: 3

97
0 members, 0 reviews

Lists: starbox, linlef, ahef1963

Score: 3

98
32,435 members, 469 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: merrystar, ahef1963

Score: 2

99
22,790 members, 354 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: cej1027, linlef

Score: 2

100
14,846 members, 122 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: ncgraham, merrystar

Score: 2

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Started by: Bretzky1 (January 2013)

Type: Unnumbered

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