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AP Literature Books

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Books appearing on the AP Test (in order of frequency)

 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679732764&appid=4
Year Published: 1952
Times Used: 28
Last Used: 2016
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679405437&appid=4  
Year Published: 1847
Times Used: 23
Last Used: 2017
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679405798&appid=4 Year Published: 1861
Times Used: 21
Last Used: 2018
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679428011&appid=4 Year Published: 1902
Times Used: 19
Last Used: 2018
  http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0451526937&appid=4
Year Published: 1605
Times Used: 18 
Last Used: 2018
 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0140434003&appid=4 Year Published: 1847
Times Used: 18
Last Used: 2017
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0553211757&appid=4
Year Published: 1865
Times Used: 18
Last Used: 2018

 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679424709&appid=4
Year Published: 1885
Times Used: 15
Last Used: 2013
 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0553213113&appid=4
Year Published:  1851
Times Used: 15
Last Used: 2009
  http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679405755&appid=4
Year Published:  1914
Times Used: 14
Last Used: 2013
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679417311&appid=4
Year Published: 1850
Times Used:  14
Last Used: 2015
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0060916508&appid=4
Year Published: 1961
Times Used: 14
Last Used: 2016
 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0060916508&appid=4
Year Published: 1937
Times Used: 14
Last Used: 2017

 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679424695&appid=4
Year Published: 1899
Times Used: 13
Last Used: 2014
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=9780743273565&appid=4
Year Published:  1925
Times Used: 13
Last Used: 2016
http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0226321320&appid=4  Year Published: 1924
Times Used: 12
Last Used: 2015
http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0394535979&appid=4  Year Published: 1987
Times Used: 14
Last Used: 2018
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0451526856&appid=4
Year Published: 1603
Times Used:  12
Last Used: 2016
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679732268&appid=4
Year Published: 1932
Times Used: 12
Last Used: 2017

 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=9780140086836&appid=4
Year Published: 1977
Times Used: 11
Last Used: 2012

 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0151191549&appid=4
Year Published: 1982
Times Used: 11
Last Used: 2016
 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=067973225X&appid=4
Year Published: 1930
Times Used:  10
Last Used: 2009
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0521220106&appid=4
Year Published: 440 BCE
Times Used: 10
Last Used: 2014
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0811214044&appid=4
Year Published: 1944
Times Used: 10
Last Used: 2012
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679445048&appid=4
Year Published: 1977
Times Used: 10
Last Used: 2013
 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0060929804&appid=4
Year Published: 1940
Times Used: 10
Last Used:  2012
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0451167783&appid=4
Year Published: 1947
Times Used: 10
Last Used: 2014
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0142437336&appid=4
Year Published: 1953
Times Used: 10
Last Used: 2016
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0141180978&appid=4
Year Published: 1949
Times Used: 9
Last Used: 2014
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679405496&appid=4
Year Published: 1924
Times Used: 10
Last Used: 2018
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679755330&appid=4
Year Published: 1959
Times Used: 10
Last Used: 2018
 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679410007&appid=4
Year Published: 1878
Times Used: 9
Last Used: 2016
 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679409939&appid=4
Year Published: 1895
Times Used: 9
Last Used: 2016
 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679405623&appid=4
Year Published: 1881
Times Used: 10
Last Used: 2018
 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=067941746X&appid=4
Year Published: 1759
Times Used: 8
Last Used: 2010
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0140186409&appid=4
Year Published: 1939
Times Used: 8
Last Used: 1939
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=9780679744399&appid=4
Year Published: 1992
Times Used: 8
Last Used: 2013
http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=9780446600255&appid=4
Year Published:  1972
Times Used: 8
Last Used: 2008
 
Year Published: 1906
Times Used: 8
Last Used: 2009
 
Year Published: 1966
Times Used: 8
Last Used: 2011
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=9781400033430&appid=4
Year Published: 1973
Times Used: 8
Last Used: 2012
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679405860&appid=4
Year Published: 1892
Times Used: 8
Last Used: 2015
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0802130348&appid=4
Year Published: 1953
Times Used: 8
Last Used: 2012
 
 
Year Published: 1856
Times Used: 9
Last Used: 2018
 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679405429&appid=4
Year Published:  1913
Times Used: 8
Last Used: 2016
 
 
Year Published:  1962
Times Used: 8
Last Used: 2016
 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679405445&appid=4
Year Published: 1900
Times Used: 7
Last Used: 2007
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0151047723&appid=4
Year Published: 1946
Times Used:  7
Last Used: 2011
 
Year Published: 1886
Times Used: 7
Last Used: 2011
 
Year Published: 1596
Times Used: 7
Last Used: 2015
 
Year Published: 430 BCE
Times Used: 8
Last Used: 2017
http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0684818949&appid=4
Year Published: 1948
Times Used: 7
Last Used: 2009
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0679600175&appid=4
Year Published:  1929
Times Used: 7
Last Used: 2013
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0684830515&appid=4
Year Published: 1926
Times Used: 7
Last Used: 2012
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0451527127&appid=4
Year Published: 1610
Times Used: 8
Last Used: 2018
 
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0385474547&appid=4
Year Published:  1958
Times Used: 8
Last Used: 2018
 http://titlepeek.fsc.follett.com/tp/query?action=3&subnumber=0502172&isbn=0684825910&appid=4
Year Published: 1911
Times Used: 7
Last Used: 2014
     

Additional Titles:

Six appearances on the AP Test:
Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton
An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen
Equus by Peter Shaffer
Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift
Hamlet by Shakespeare
Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen

Macbeth by Shakespeare

Major Barbara by George Bernard Shaw
Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe
Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
Murder in the Cathedral by T.S. Eliot
Obasan by Joy Kogawa
The Piano Lesson by August Wilson
The Turn of the Screw by Henry James

Twelth Night Shakespeare

Five appearances on the AP test:
As You Like It by William Shakespeare
Bleak House by Charles Dickens

Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chkhov
Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe
Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

Middlemarch by George Eliot
Mrs. Warren's Profession by George Bernard Shaw
Sister Carrie by Theodore Dreiser
A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys
Wise Blood by Flannery O'Connor
The Women of Brewster Place by Gloria Naylor

Four appearances on the AP test
Absalom, Absalom by William Faulkner
An American Tragedy by Theodore Dreiser
Atonement by Ian McEwan
The Bonesetter’s Daughter by Amy Tan
The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
Cat's Eye by Margaret Atwood
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes
M. Butterfly by David Henry Wang
My Antonia by Willa Cather
1984 by George Orwell
The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
Tom Jones by Henry Fielding
The Trial by Franz Kafka
Winter's Tale by William Shakespeare