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    Name: Erin Simon

    Subjects/Classes Taught: ESL and Sophomore English

    Degree(s): Bachelor of Arts English, Post-Baccalaureate Secondary English Education

    E-mail: esimon@phoenixunion.org

     

     **I've had several students ask me for some book recommendations/ a list of books I enjoy, so here are a few below!:

     

    1. The Harry Potter Series, by JK Rowling

    2. The Hunger Games Series, by Suzanne Collins

    3. Breakfast at Tiffany's, by Truman Capote

    4. The Princess Bride, by William Goldman

    5. The Alchemist, by Paulo Coelho

    6. Frankenstein, by Mary Shelley

    7. Ethan Frome, by Edith Wharton

    8. The Professor's House, by Willa Cather

    9. My Antonia, by Willa Cather

    10. The Handmaid's Tale, by Margaret Atwood

    11. The Edible Woman, by Margaret Atwood

    12. Ishmael, by Daniel Quinn

    13. Brave New World, by Aldous Huxley

    14. The Giver, by Lois Lowrey

    15. Catcher in the Rye, by JD Salinger

    16. The Hobbit, by JRR Tolkien

    17. The Great Gatsby, by F Scott Fitzgerald

    18. The Bell Jar, by Sylvia Plath

    19. The Perks of Being a Wallflower, by Stephen Chbosky 

    20. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, by Lewis Carroll

    21. 1984, by George Orwell

    22. Animal Farm, by George Orwell

    23. Anthem, by Ayn Rand

    24. Farenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury

    25. Night, by Elie Wiesel

    26. Yellow Star, by Jennifer Roy

    27. To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee

    28. The House on Mango Street, by Sandra Cisneros

    29. The Stranger, by Albert Camus

    30. The Chronicals of Narnia Series, by CS Lewis