ASI Reading List

Welcome to Ambleside Schools International Reading List.
Here you will find resources in books, articles, videos, CD's and DVD's in many different genres and for all age groups.

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Title Author Description
Our Town
Thornton Wilder

Our Town is a 1938 three-act play by American playwright Thornton Wilder.

Night
Elie Wiesel

Night is Elie Wiesel's masterpiece, a candid, horrific, and deeply poignant autobiographical account of his survival as a teenager in the Nazi death camps.

The Importance of Being Earnest
Oscar Wilde

Here is Oscar Wilde's most brilliant tour de force, a witty and buoyant comedy of manners that has delighted millions in countless productions since its first performance i

A Confession and Other Religious Writings
Leo Tolstoy

Describing Tolstoy's crisis of depression and estrangement from the world, A Confession (1879) is an autobiographical work of exceptional emotional honesty.

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Robert Louis Stevenson

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde is a novella written by the Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson .

The Pearl
John Steinbeck

Like his father and grandfather before him, Kino is a poor diver, gathering pearls from the gulf beds that once brought great wealth to the Kings of Spain and now provide K

The Jungle
Upton Sinclair

Originally published in 1991 as part of a short-lived revival of the Classics Illustrated line, this adaptation of Sinclair's muckraking socialist novel succeeds because of

Pygmalion
George Bernard Shaw

Shaw was conscious of the difficulties involved in staging a complete representation of the play.

Cyrano de Bergerac
Edmond Rostand

A quarrelsome, hot-tempered, and unattractive swordsman falls hopelessly in love with a beautiful woman and woos her for a handsome but slow-witted suitor.

The Chosen
Chaim Potok

"Anyone who finds it is finding a jewel. Its themes are profound and universal."
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