Novel Extra Credit
Select a novel from the list below and read it.
Make an appointment with Ms. James to take a test over your selected novel.
- All extra credit exams will take place after school and are only offered Wednesday and Thursday.
- Tests are objective and will be between 50 and 150 questions, depending on the novel you read.
This may replace your lowest major grade (as long as it is not a zero).
You may only do this ONCE per grading period.
Deadlines are FIRM and will not be altered. Plan accordingly.
1st 9 weeks – October 10, 2017
2nd 9 weeks – December 8, 2017
3rd 9 weeks – March 9, 2018
4th 9 weeks – May 21, 2018
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn – Mark Twain
The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pitman – Ernest J. Gaines
The Autobiography of Malcolm X – Alex Haley
Beloved – Toni Morrison
Billy Budd – Herman Melville
The Color Purple – Alice Walker
Death of a Salesman – Arthur Miller
East of Eden – John Steinbeck
The Grapes of Wrath – John Steinbeck
The House of Seven Gables – Nathaniel Hawthorne
Invisible Man – Ralph Ellison
The Last of the Mohicans – James Fenimore Cooper
Moby Dick – Herman Melville
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest – Ken Kesey
Their Eyes Were Watching God – Zora Neale Hurston
Uncle Tom’s Cabin – Harriet Beecher Stowe