"Modern Literature is full of allusions to the classics, and one who knows nothing of the great authors of antiquity is cut off from great authors of the modern world as well."- Dean Roscoe Pound, Harvard University

Dante, C.S. Lewis & more

3rd Grade

Farmer Boy

Charlotte’s Web

The Moffats

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever


4th Grade

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe


Lassie, Come Home

Homer Price


5th Grade

Adam of the Road

Robin Hood

King Arthur

A Door in the Wall


6th Grade

The Bronze Bow

Anne of Green Gables

The Hobbit

The Trojan War


7th Grade

Wind in the Willows

As You Like It, by Shakespeare

American Poetry Anthology

Treasure Island, by Robert Louis Stevenson


8th Grade

Beowulf the Warrior

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Canterbury Tales

Henry V


9th Grade

Romeo & Juliet

Julius Caesar

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

The Scarlet Letter

Pride and Prejudice 

British Poetry Anthology


10th Grade

Hamlet, by Shakespeare

Henry IV Part I, by Shakespeare

Tale of Two Cities, by Charles Dickens

Wiuhering Heights, Emily Brontë

British Poetry Anthology


11th Grade


The Divine Comedy, by Dante


12th Grade

King Lear, by Shakespeare

The Tempest, by Shakespeare

Till We Have Faces, by C.S. Lewis

Moby-Dick, Herman Melville

The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald

Prose Essays and American Short Stories