Book List 2019/20

Buy and Sell

To buy or sell books between families,

  • if you are a PSAB member, please
  1. join the group at https://psab.groups.io/g/PSAB and then
  2. email psab@psab.groups.io to send your book details to all PSAB members.
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Lycée Level

2SIA:

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson, Penguin Classics, ISBN: 978-0141439730
Howards End by E.M. Forster, Penguin Classics, ISBN: 978-0141199405
The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster, ISBN: 978-1512131932
Death of a Naturalist by Seamus Heaney, ISBN: 978-0571230839
It is recommended that the prose works be read during the holidays.
History and Geography textbooks will be distributed by the LFA
 
Pour les élèves de Seconde, les professeurs recommandent l'achat de la calculatrice NumWorks. UN ACHAT GROUPE (-10%)  SERA ORGANISE A LA RENTREE, merci d'attendre!


1SIA:

Henry V (must be New Cambridge Edition) ISBN 978-0521612647
Whitsun Weddings by Philip Larkin (collection of poetry) ISBN 978-0571097104
The Birthday Party by Harold Pinter, ISBN 978-0571160785
Rosencrantz and Guildernstern are dead by Tom Stoppard, Faber, ISBN 0-571080827
The Cartographer Tries to Map a Way to Zion by Kei Miller, Carcanet, ISBN 978-1847772671
History and Geography textbooks will be distributed by the LFA
 
French: Lire La Princesse de Clèves de Mme La Fayette et les Fables de La Fontaine, livre VI à XI. L'édition demandée est classicolycée, Belin, Gallimard. Attention cette édition n'est pas encore tout à fait prête, vous pouvez utiliser une autre édition si vous le souhaitez. Un contrôle aura lieu à la rentrée.
Il faut aussi acheter Les Fleurs du Mal de Baudelaire édition classicolycée et Oh Les beaux jours de Beckett dans les éditions de Minuit. Nous les étudierons d'abord les fables, puis les poèmes de Baudelaire, le roman et la pièce de théâtre.

Fournitures : cahier ou classeur ou pochette, au choix. Prévoir aussi surligneurs et fiches cartonnées d'une taille raisonnable.


Terminale:

Henry V (must be New Cambridge Edition) ISBN 978-0521612647
Whitsun Weddings by Philip Larkin (collection of poetry) ISBN 978-0571097104
The Birthday Party by Harold Pinter, ISBN 978-0571160785
Rosencrantz and Guildernstern are dead by Tom Stoppard, Faber, ISBN 0-571080827
The Cartographer Tries to Map a Way to Zion by Kei Miller, Carcanet, ISBN 978-1847772671
The Road Home by Rose Tremain, Vintage Books, ISBN 978- 0099478461
Geography textbooks will be distributed by the LFA

The Bottom Billion by Paul Collier, OUP.
 
History:

China 1900–76, Geoff Stewart, ISBN: 978-0-435-32769-9
The American Century, Volume 2: A History of the United States Since 1941, 7th Edition, ISBN: 978-0-765-63486-3
Britain 1929 – 98 by Chris Rowe, Heinemann Advanced History.  The textbook, distributed by the LFA in June, should be read during the summer.

To future TSIA from M Boardman: "Please see Madame Le-Lemar in the library to obtain the following: Why Nations Fail, Access to Geography series (x2), Globalisation and Development. Read The Bottom Billion and Why Nations Fail over the summer and finally you should all be reading the Economist every week."


Collège Level

For maximum efficiency, please could parents ensure that the correct editions (see ISBN number) are obtained for the beginning of the school year. Please also be aware that orders placed outside Europe may entail very lengthy delivery times. There is no need to read to the books prior to the beginning of the school year.

6e

A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens, Klett, ISBN : 9783125775213.
Private Peaceful, Michael Morpurgo, Harper Collins, Children’s Books, ISBN : 9780007150076.
Wordly Wise 3000 Book 6, Kenneth Hodkinson and Sandra Adams, Educators Publishing Service ISBN : 9780838876060.
Johnny and the Dead, Terry Pratchett, adapted by Stephen Briggs, Oxford University Press, ISBN : 9780198314929

5e

The House on Mango Street, Sandra Cisneros, Vintage Contemporaries (or any other edition), ISBN : 9780679734772.
The Importance of Being Earnest, Oscar Wilde, W. W. Norton & Company, Norton Critical Editions, ISBN : 9780393927535.
Haroun and the Sea of Stories, Salman Rushdie, Puffin, ISBN : 9780140366501.
The Tempest, Shakespeare, OUP Oxford, Oxford School of Shakespeare, ISBN : 9780198325000.
Wordly Wise 3000 Book 6, Kenneth Hodkinson and Sandra Adams, Educators Publishing Service ISBN : 9780838876060 (this book is continued from 6e).

4e

Pygmalion, George Bernard Shaw, Penguin Classics, ISBN : 9780141439501.
A Midsummer’s Night’s Dream, Shakespeare, OUP Oxford, Oxford School of Shakespeare, ISBN : 9780198328667.
Dracula, Bram Stoker, Oxford World Classics, ISBN : 9780199564095.
The Fifth Child, Doris Lessing, Vintage, ISBN : 9780679721826.

3e

Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen, Oxford University Press, ISBN : 9780199535569.
Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare, OUP, Oxford School of Shakespeare, ISBN : 9780198321668.
Dancing at Lughnasa, Brian Friel, Faber & Faber Plays, ISBN : 9780571144792.
A Pale View of Hills, Kazuo Ishiguro, Faber & Faber, ISBN : 9780571258253.

For all students : please ensure you have access to a good English dictionary at home.
For 6e students : you will need an A4 exercise book (21 x 29,7 cm ’grands carreaux’).
For all 5e/4e/3e students : please ensure you have your own personal copy of each book (and not a copy borrowed from a brother/sister/parent etc. as you will be asked to highlight/underline/comment on your own favourite quotes. You will also need a thin 3 or 4 ring plastic binder, 5 dividers, plastic pockets and sheets of paper.