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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: 48 participating members (show all)

All members' list: [1] 2 3Sort: Score | Title | Author | Date
3
40,004 members, 625 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Explanations:

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

6
58,056 members, 956 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (3): Definitely missed the point.

8
59,420 members, 948 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Explanations:

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

13
13,365 members, 110 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (24): Almost got it.

16
10,752 members, 172 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (12): Missed the point.

20
31,431 members, 569 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (21): Missed the misogyny.

21
28,156 members, 382 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)
23
44,087 members, 606 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)
25
29,093 members, 389 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)
27
47,516 members, 771 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)
28
18,929 members, 258 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)
29
18,927 members, 189 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Explanations:

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

30
9,691 members, 99 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (25): Probably a good assignment.

31
64,765 members, 1,161 reviews
4.41 stars (4.41 stars)
32
19,172 members, 296 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)
33
17,904 members, 177 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Explanations:

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

34
8,489 members, 129 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)
35
8,025 members, 178 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (8): Completely went over my head.

36
4,302 members, 69 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)
37
40,813 members, 375 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)
38
14,833 members, 328 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (26): Don't remember

39
11,122 members, 145 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)
40
0 members, 0 reviews

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

Score: 6

41
42,156 members, 831 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)
42
29,098 members, 376 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
43
18,494 members, 399 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)
44
15,465 members, 528 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)
45
14,909 members, 186 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)
46
12,116 members, 113 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)
47
6,427 members, 76 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (4): Very much missed the point.

48
5,424 members, 55 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)
49
35,414 members, 409 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)
50
33,544 members, 614 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: dianeham, fuzzi, merrystar, linlef

Score: 4

Explanations:

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

51
23,058 members, 302 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)
52
20,321 members, 248 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)
53
20,161 members, 403 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)
54
19,509 members, 394 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: lauradl, fuzzi, mishy215, courtneyp93

Score: 4

55
18,904 members, 175 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn, ncgraham, linlef, courtneyp93

Score: 4

56
18,353 members, 200 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Explanations:

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

57
15,938 members, 218 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)
58
15,889 members, 286 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)
59
13,074 members, 154 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Explanations:

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

60
11,670 members, 231 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: mishy215, pammab, al.vick, ahef1963

Score: 4

61
10,726 members, 140 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)
62
9,072 members, 205 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Explanations:

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

63
9,034 members, 129 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: al.vick, starbox, fuzzi, ahef1963

Score: 4

64
8,467 members, 96 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: Cecrow, SylviaC, linlef, ahef1963

Score: 4

65
7,019 members, 100 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)
66
6,945 members, 77 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)
67
5,113 members, 54 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: rarm, Henrik_Madsen, fuzzi, ahef1963

Score: 4

68
4,406 members, 46 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: Edward, gennyt, starbox, ahef1963

Score: 4

69
4,126 members, 124 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)
70
2,388 members, 55 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: lauradl, aulsmith, mishy215, ahef1963

Score: 4

Explanations:

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

71
2,174 members, 73 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (23): Found unreadable

72
513 members, 43 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: fuzzi, cbl_tn, al.vick, ahef1963

Score: 4

73
186 members, 5 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 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)

74
31,045 members, 320 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: cpg, ncgraham, bostonbibliophile

Score: 3

75
21,570 members, 503 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: lauradl, ojchase, courtneyp93

Score: 3

76
21,457 members, 321 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)
77
17,427 members, 368 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: tanhome, librorumamans, ahef1963

Score: 3

78
16,149 members, 353 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: Dehinde, mishy215, courtneyp93

Score: 3

79
16,099 members, 183 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: aulsmith, eromsted, ahef1963

Score: 3

Explanations:

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

80
15,153 members, 167 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: eromsted, mishy215, ahef1963

Score: 3

81
14,210 members, 176 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: eromsted, al.vick, ahef1963

Score: 3

82
13,331 members, 195 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: tanhome, merrystar, ahef1963

Score: 3

83
13,062 members, 162 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: dianeham, merrystar, aulsmith

Score: 3

Explanations:

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

84
10,698 members, 135 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: gennyt, linlef, ahef1963

Score: 3

85
10,309 members, 93 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Explanations:

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

86
10,130 members, 106 reviews
3.48 stars (3.48 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1, eromsted, aulsmith

Score: 3

Explanations:

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

87
6,959 members, 104 reviews
3.51 stars (3.51 stars)
88
6,852 members, 77 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: gennyt, fuzzi, pammab

Score: 3

89
5,999 members, 62 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn, linlef, ahef1963

Score: 3

90
3,997 members, 55 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn, pammab, ahef1963

Score: 3

91
3,790 members, 101 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: Cecrow, tanhome, ahef1963

Score: 3

92
1,719 members, 18 reviews
3.43 stars (3.43 stars)

Lists: SylviaC, merrystar, fuzzi

Score: 3

93
901 members, 11 reviews
3.47 stars (3.47 stars)

Lists: Dilara86, EMS_24, aulsmith

Score: 3

Explanations:

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

94
848 members, 12 reviews
3.54 stars (3.54 stars)

Lists: Dilara86, aulsmith, linlef

Score: 3

95
765 members, 14 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: gennyt, starbox, linlef

Score: 3

97
0 members, 0 reviews

Lists: starbox, linlef, ahef1963

Score: 3

98
37,191 members, 557 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: merrystar, ahef1963

Score: 2

99
27,927 members, 436 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: cej1027, linlef

Score: 2

100
17,994 members, 155 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: ncgraham, merrystar

Score: 2

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About this list

Started by: Bretzky1 (January 2013)

Type: Unnumbered

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