by Edmond Rostand Year Published: 1897
A tale of chivalry, poetry, love, deception, and noses... all of grandiose proportions.
We have enough copies of this in the school library that students need not buy their own, but doing so is still highly encouraged!
by Elie Wiesel Year Published: 1958
Elie Wiesel’s masterpiece is a candid, horrific, and deeply moving autobiographical account of his survival as a teenager in the Nazi death camps.
Cheapest paperback: http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/night-elie-wiesel/1116731697?ean=9780374500016
by Hermann Hesse Year Published: 1981
Siddhartha, a young man, leaves his family for a contemplative life, then, restless, discards it for one of the flesh. Throughout his journeys, he seeks the meaning of his life -- and finds more than he expected.
Cheapest paperback: http://www.amazon.com/Siddhartha-Hermann-Hesse/dp/0553208845/
by Chinua Achebe Year Published: 1994
The story of Okonkwo and his people, the Ibo of Nigeria, as times change.
Cheapest paperback: http://www.amazon.com/Things-Fall-Apart-Chinua-Achebe/dp/0385474547