Young Adult Bibliography


ED 5502 Reading and Literature, Grades 5-12

Updated July 2014

prepared by Jane M. Gangi, PhD



If You Are Teaching It—It Helps to Read It: Recommended Essays:


Didion, Joan, On Keeping a Notebook

Dillard, Annie, The Chase; To Fashion a Text; Transfiguration

Douglass, Frederick, Learning How to Read and Write

Dubus, Andre, Digging

Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Erdrich, Louise, Beneath My House

Kerr, Jean, Please Don’t Eat the Daisies

Kingsolver, Barbara, How Mr. Dewey Decimal Saved My Life

Thomas, Lewis, Notes on Punctuation

White, E. B., Once More to the Lake