Nathaniel Hawthorne

Short Stories for High School I


We recommend these stories for high school students based on their literary significance and to deepen their appreciation for the genre. Many are iconic works, often anthologized, and serve as common cultural reference points in literature, film, music, and general conversation. These are the stories that well-read students should know as they prepare for college and life! Short Stories for High School II is our encore collection. You may also enjoy Poetry for Students, Civil War Stories and WWI Stories. Are you a teacher? Check out Teacher Resources


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