American Literature

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We read to know we are not alone. 

 - C.S. Lewis

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The Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe All of Poe's stories and poems can be found here!

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Poe Biography Video: "Terror of the Soul"

BLANK STORY MAP PDF

 
 
Literature

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AUDIO LINK TO ALL OF THE STORIES IN THE MCDOUGAL LITTELL LITERATURE BOOK

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America and I

from The Autobiography of Mark Twain

The Black Cat

"The Black Cat," read by Christopher Lee.

Chickamauga

The Devil and Tom Walker

Gary Keillor

from Life on the Mississippi

The Life You Save May Be Your Own

How it Feels to be Colored Me

The Man Who Was Almost a Man

The Masque of the Red Death

The Notorius Jumping Frog of Calaveras County

A Rose for Emily

The Tell Tale Heart

"Tell Tale Heart" audio read by the Cry

Teenage Wasteland

On a Mountain

"On a Mountain" audio link

Winter Dreams by F.Scott Fitzgerald

Winter Dreams (Audio File)

"The Writer in the Family" by E.L. Doctorow

"The Yellow Wallpaper"

Audio link for "The Yellow Wallpaper"

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Text)

F.Douglass Audio Files

The Great Gatsby (Text)

Full PDF of The Catcher in the Rye

The Catcher in the Rye (Audio Book)

*Link works best in Internet Explorer

Alternate Audio Link (Whiteboard on YouTube)

Click "Show More" and links to each chapter will appear

Outliers

OUTLIERS PDF READ HERE

Outliers audio link

Chapter listing for Outliers (minutes where each starts)
Introduction : The Rosetto Mystery
1 the Matthew effect 14:12
2 The 10,000 Hour Rule 41:38
3 The Trouble with Geniuses, Part 1 1:27:35
4 The Trouble with Geniuses, Part 2 1:55:22
5 The Three Lessons of Joe Flom
2:34:28
6 Harlan, Kentucky 3:39:39
7 The Ethnic Theory of Plane Crashes
4:02:40
8 Rice Paddies and Math Tests
5:15:23
9 Marita's Bargain 5:54:24
Interview with the author: Malcolm Gladwell 6:54:57

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"The Lottery" Audio files

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