PA Summer Reading - Honors English II

Big Fish: A Novel of Mythic Proportions Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781616201647
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Published: Algonquin Books - May 15th, 2012

In his prime, Edward Bloom was an extraordinary man. He could outrun anybody. He never missed a day of school. He saved lives and tamed giants. Animals loved him, people loved him, women loved him. He knew more jokes than any man alive. At least that’s what he told his son, William.


Soldiers' Pay Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780871403100
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - August 15th, 2011

Faulkner's first novel, Soldiers Pay (1926), is among the most memorable works to emerge from the First World War. Through the story of a wounded veteran's homecoming, it examines the impact of soldiers return from war on the people particularly the women who were left behind.


Light in August (Vintage International) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780679732266
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Published: Vintage - January 30th, 1991

“Read, read, read. Read everything—trash, classics, good and bad, and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the master. Read! You’ll absorb it. Then write. If it is good, you’ll find out. If it’s not, throw it out the window.” —William Faulkner
 


As I Lay Dying (Vintage International) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780679732259
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Published: Vintage - January 30th, 1991

“I set out deliberately to write a tour-de-force. Before I ever put pen to paper and set down the first word I knew what the last word would be and almost where the last period would fall.” —William Faulkner on As I Lay Dying