Book List for Advanced Lit: A Worldview Approach (Click Here for PDF)

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An Experiment in Criticism, by C.S. Lewis

The Universe Next Door, by James Sire

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, by Robert Lewis Stevenson

The Scarlet Letter, by Nathaniel Hawthorne

How to Read Literature Like a Professor, by Thomas C. Foster

Heart of Darkness, by Joseph Conrad

Pilgrim at Tinker Creek, by Annie Dillard

The Call of the Wild, by Jack London

Waiting for Godot, by Samuel Beckett

The Metamorphosis, by Franz Kafka (try to find the version translated by John R. Williams, published by Classics of World Literature)

The Plague, by Albert Camus

The Fault in Our Stars, by John Green

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, by Robert Pirsig

Life of Pi, by Yann Martel

Things Fall Apart, by Chinua Achebe

A Separate Peace, by John Knowles

Of Mice and Men, by John Steinbeck