Happy, Happy Friday everyone! I am excited to meet new book blogging friends again this week and I enjoyed putting together my book list for my fictional English lit class! Hope you want to take it!
English 356 American Authors - American History
This class will explore American History through the writing of American Authors and works both classic and contemporary and various genres. (this is a college course didn't want to have to censor my book choices!)
Colonial Period - The Scarlett Letter Nathanial Hawthorne
Civil War - Cold Mountain Charles Frazier
Western Expansion - Giants of the Earth Ole Rolvaag
Great Depression - The Bones of Plenty Louis Phillips Hudson
World War II - Unbroken Laura Hillenbrand
Race Relations - The Help Kathryn Stockett
Modern Era - I Know this Much is True Wally Lamb
And lastly for extra credit (cause my reading list might be getting a bit long) Native American History - In the Spirit of Crazy Horse Peter Matthiessen
Would your take this course? What would you like to read in the various categories? Any category suggestions?