The junior classes read Some Danger Involved, the first of five books featuring the "enquiry agent" Cyrus Barker, and his new assistant, Thomas Llewelyn. The novel provides realistic perspectives of Victorian London not usually found within traditional history books within a riveting murder mystery that keeps readers turning the page long into the night.
Seniors will delve more deeply into the historical aspects of London found in The Limehouse Text, making connections between the novel and literature from the Victorian period, and the influences of the cultural and industrial realities of the time.
Modern Literary Fiction: Khaled Hosseini
Short Fiction: Two Modern Short Stories