Short Stories for High School

We recommend these stories for high school students based on their literary significance and to deepen student appreciation for the short story genre. Many are iconic works, often anthologized, and serve as common cultural reference points in literature, film, music, and popular culture. 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.

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More recommended titles are available in Short Stories for High School II. You may also enjoy Morality Tales and 25 Great American Novels

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