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
The Last of the Mohicans
James Fenimore Cooper

At the time of Cooper's writing, many people believed that the Native Americans were disappearing, and would ultimately be assimilated or fail to survive.

Youth A Narrative
Joseph Conrad

This anthology is a thorough introduction to classic literature for those who have not yet experienced these literary masterworks.

Ben-Hur
Lew Wallace

An immediate best-seller on publication, Ben Hur remains a dazzling achievement by any standards.

True Stories of Great Escapes
Charles Vernal
The Mysterious Island
Jules Verne

Adventure novel by Jules Verne, published in French in three volumes as L'Ile mysterieuse in 1874 and included in his popular science-fiction series Voyages extraordinaires (1863-1910).

Journey to the Center of the Earth
Jules Verne

A pioneer in the genre of science fiction writing, Jules Verne possessed an uncanny ability to imagine--often with startling accuracy —the future possibilities of science.

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
Jules Verne

The "man who invented the future," French novelist Jules Verne fanned mankind's desire to explore earth's hidden territories.

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
Mark Twain

Gr 5 Up-While Mark Twain is most often identified with his childhood home on the Mississippi, he wrote many of his enduring classics during the years he lived in Hartford, Connecticut.

Narrative of Sojourner Truth
Sojourner Truth

Sojourner Truth was the self-given name, from 1843 onward, of Isabella Baumfree, an African-American abolitionist and women's rights activist. Truth was born into slavery in Swartekill, Ulster Coun

The Return of the King
J.R.R. Tolkien

The third volume in J.R.R. Tolkien's epic adventure THE LORD OF THE RINGS

One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them