Manchester High School
AP Literature and Composition
Mrs. Bowen-Taylor and Mrs. Lynch
Summer Assignment 2020: AP English Literature and Composition
This summer you can help prepare yourself for AP Literature and Composition in the fall by working to complete this assignment well before the due date: the last week of September 2020.
Directions: Choose and read carefully one of the books listed below. You will be asked to interact with and write about your book choice beginning the week of September 28th.We suggest that you either take reading notes or annotate lightly as you go. If you read the book in the summer and take notes, you will be able to skim the book and review your notes in September, which will prepare you nicely for the in-class assignments.
Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel
Lord of the Flies by William Golding
The Color Purple by Alice Walker
1984 by George Orwell
Enjoy your reading and your summer!