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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
5
41,790 members, 658 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Explanations:

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

6
61,427 members, 978 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Explanations:

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

9
60,516 members, 1,001 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (3): Definitely missed the point.

13
14,029 members, 110 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (24): Almost got it.

16
11,134 members, 174 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (12): Missed the point.

19
32,849 members, 581 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (21): Missed the misogyny.

22
46,056 members, 648 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)
25
49,517 members, 795 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)
27
30,370 members, 414 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)
28
10,160 members, 101 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (25): Probably a good assignment.

29
67,471 members, 1,205 reviews
4.41 stars (4.41 stars)
30
18,512 members, 183 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Explanations:

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

31
15,354 members, 153 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Explanations:

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

32
20,180 members, 279 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)
33
20,094 members, 319 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)
34
9,607 members, 154 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)
35
4,517 members, 71 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)
37
11,683 members, 148 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)
38
8,301 members, 183 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (8): Completely went over my head.

39
6,684 members, 80 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (4): Very much missed the point.

40
5,437 members, 57 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)
41
44,290 members, 873 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)
42
30,539 members, 398 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
43
19,652 members, 417 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)
44
16,620 members, 302 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)
45
16,367 members, 635 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)
46
15,691 members, 198 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)
47
15,634 members, 342 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (26): Don't remember

48
12,716 members, 118 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)
49
11,225 members, 145 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)
50
7,321 members, 101 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)
51
5,630 members, 59 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)
52
574 members, 46 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)
53
35,670 members, 643 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

54
24,028 members, 326 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)
55
22,535 members, 513 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)
56
21,328 members, 417 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)
57
21,102 members, 264 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)
58
20,244 members, 408 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: lauradl, fuzzi, mishy215, courtneyp93

Score: 4

59
19,792 members, 188 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn, ncgraham, linlef, courtneyp93

Score: 4

60
19,141 members, 210 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.

61
16,754 members, 196 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Explanations:

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

62
16,539 members, 220 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)
63
13,421 members, 158 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Explanations:

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

64
12,055 members, 239 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: mishy215, pammab, al.vick, ahef1963

Score: 4

65
10,556 members, 94 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Explanations:

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

66
9,435 members, 137 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: al.vick, starbox, fuzzi, ahef1963

Score: 4

67
9,398 members, 211 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Explanations:

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

68
8,896 members, 96 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: Cecrow, SylviaC, linlef, ahef1963

Score: 4

69
7,264 members, 75 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)
70
4,602 members, 53 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: Edward, gennyt, starbox, ahef1963

Score: 4

71
4,377 members, 131 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)
72
4,125 members, 58 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)
73
2,468 members, 58 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.

74
2,327 members, 74 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (23): Found unreadable

75
32,531 members, 328 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: cpg, ncgraham, bostonbibliophile

Score: 3

76
22,438 members, 337 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)
77
18,168 members, 369 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: tanhome, librorumamans, ahef1963

Score: 3

78
16,991 members, 371 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: Dehinde, mishy215, courtneyp93

Score: 3

79
15,657 members, 174 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: eromsted, mishy215, ahef1963

Score: 3

80
14,832 members, 189 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: eromsted, al.vick, ahef1963

Score: 3

81
14,398 members, 213 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: tanhome, merrystar, ahef1963

Score: 3

82
13,702 members, 169 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: dianeham, merrystar, aulsmith

Score: 3

Explanations:

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

83
11,147 members, 141 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: gennyt, linlef, ahef1963

Score: 3

84
10,667 members, 109 reviews
3.48 stars (3.48 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1, eromsted, aulsmith

Score: 3

Explanations:

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

85
7,263 members, 105 reviews
3.51 stars (3.51 stars)
86
3,950 members, 103 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: Cecrow, tanhome, ahef1963

Score: 3

87
1,810 members, 20 reviews
3.42 stars (3.42 stars)

Lists: SylviaC, merrystar, fuzzi

Score: 3

88
1,667 members, 11 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia, chwiggy, blackdove07

Score: 3

89
951 members, 12 reviews
3.49 stars (3.49 stars)

Lists: Dilara86, EMS_24, aulsmith

Score: 3

Explanations:

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

90
899 members, 12 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)

Lists: Dilara86, aulsmith, linlef

Score: 3

91
811 members, 16 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: gennyt, starbox, linlef

Score: 3

93
0 members, 0 reviews

Lists: starbox, linlef, ahef1963

Score: 3

94
38,545 members, 578 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: merrystar, ahef1963

Score: 2

95
29,164 members, 460 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: cej1027, linlef

Score: 2

96
18,908 members, 167 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: ncgraham, merrystar

Score: 2

97
17,593 members, 270 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda, fuzzi

Score: 2

98
15,448 members, 238 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: merrystar, ahef1963

Score: 2

99
15,203 members, 140 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: ncgraham, ahef1963

Score: 2

100
12,007 members, 182 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: merrystar, mishy215

Score: 2

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About this list

Started by: Bretzky1 (January 2013)

Type: Unnumbered

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