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Reading List for HO 2- Middle Ages


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Here is my list:


Castle by David Macaulay (Lesson 1)

The Door in the Wall by Marguerite de Angeli (Lesson 4)

The Trumpeter of Krakow by Eric P. Kelley (Lesson 12)

Beowulf, A New Telling by Robert Nye (lesson 14)

The Story of Rolf and the Viking Bow by Allen French (Lesson 17)

Knight’s Fee by Rosemary Sutcliff (Lesson 24)

The Story of King Arthur and his Knights by Howard Pyle (Lesson 27)

The Adventures of Robin Hood by Roger Lancelyn Green (Lesson 36)

Adam of the Road by Elizabeth Jane Gray (Lesson 41-42)

The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer, retold by Geraldine McCaughrean (Lesson 53-54)

One Thousand and One Arabian Nights retold by Geraldine McCaughrean (Lesson 60)

Tales of the Heike (Tales from Japan retold by Helen and William McAlpine) (Lesson 75)

The Second Mrs. Giaconda by E.L. Konigsburg (Lesson 109)

Tales from Shakespeare by Charles and Mary Lamb (Lesson 111)

The Shakespeare Stealer by Gary Blackwood (Lesson 112)

The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien (over Christmas break)

This list includes the books assigned by History Odyssey 2 MA and books drawn from several other reading lists for this time period that I didn't want to leave out. This is my general plan and open to any changes necessary. HTH!

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