Summer Reading Contract
Period: 2 May - 30 Sep 2014
Exhibition Area: 2/F Library Complex

Department of English Language and Literature
Students from the Department of English Language and Literature can borrow the books on display and make contracts with their lecturers to read them during the summer vacation.

Verifying LecturerAuthorTitles
Clint EttingerSteve ToltzA Fraction of the Whole
Maria ChanJames JoyceA Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Paul StablesRuth L OzekiA tale for the time being
Amy ChanKhaled Hosseini.A Thousand Splendid Suns
Amy ChanBell HooksAll about Love: New Visions
Paul StablesErich Maria Remarque All quiet on the western front
Clint EttingerTony KushnerAngels in America
Paul StablesGeorge OrwellAnimal Farm
Paul StablesGraham GreeneBrighton Rock
Sharanya JayawickramaColm Tóibín Brooklyn
Josephine YamDonald SnowCantonese as Written Language: The Growth of Written Chinese Vernacular
Clint EttingerDavid MitchellCloud Atlas
Amy ChanJonathan Safran FoerEating Animals
Sherman LeeAlan LightmanEinstein's dreams
Sherman LeeWang GangEnglish
Amy ChanBell HooksFeminism is for Everybody: Passionate Politics
Josephine YamDaniel KeyesFlowers for Algernon
K.Y. WongMary ShelleyFrankenstein
Edward WenMichael J.A. HoweGenius Explained
Clint EttingerDavid MitchellGhostwritten: A novel in nine parts
Paul StablesRobert Graves.Goodbye to all that
Michelle ChanMitch AlbomHave A Little Faith
Amy ChanAudrey NiffeneggerHer Fearful Symmetry
Paul StablesBen EltonHigh Society
Clint EttingerMiguel SyjucoIllustrado
Sam LiuMona BakerIn Other Words: A course book on translation
K.Y. WongAnne RiceInterview with the Vampire
Sam LiuJeremy MundayIntroducing Translation Studies: Theories and Applications
Amy ChanItalo CalvinoInvisible Cities
Sharanya JayawickramaRalph Ellison Invisible Man
Josephine YamDavid CrystalLanguage and the Internet
Edward WenRebecca L. OxfordLanguage Learning Strategies: What every teacher should know
Josephine YamDonna Jo NapoliLanguage Matters - A guide to everyday questions about language
Sherman LeeCatherine LimLittle Ironies: Stories of Singapore
Amy ChanSalman Rushdie.Luka and the fire of life
Stephen WeningerDavid HwangM. Butterfly
Stephen WeningerArt SpiegelmanMaus: A Survivor's Tale
Maria ChanSimone de BeauvoirMemoirs of a Dutiful Daughter
Edward WenAlan Baddeley et alMemory
Amy ChanVirginia WoolfMrs. Dalloway
Paul StablesGeorge OrwellNineteen Eighty-Four
Amy ChanMargaret AtwoodOryx and Crake
Paul StablesStephen Kelman   Pigeon English
Maria ChanJean RhysQuartet
Paul StablesHenryk SienkiewiczQuo Vadis
Stephen WeningerRichard YatesRevolutionary Road
Paul Stables Yann MartelSelf
K.Y. WongJeffrey KlugerSimplexity: The simple rules of a complex world
Clint EttingerKurt VonnegutSlaughterhouse Five
Amy ChanStanislaw LemSolaris
Paul StablesLiu HongStartling Moon
Amy ChanBell HooksTeaching Critical Thinking: Practical Wisdom
Amy ChanThomas HardyTess of the D'urbervilles
Michelle ChanPaulo CoelhoThe Alchemist
Michelle ChanMarkus ZusakThe Book Thief
Clint EttingerJunot DiazThe Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
Paul StablesMark HaddonThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
Sherman LeePaulo CoelhoThe Devil and Miss Prym
Paul StablesTan Twan EngThe Garden of Evening Mists
Kacey LiuDoris LessingThe Golden Notebook
Kacey LiuPearl BuckThe Good Earth
Clint EttingerTash AwThe Harmony Silk Factory
Sharanya JayawickramaJhumpa Lahiri The Interpreter of Maladies
Amy ChanKhaled Hosseini.The Kite Runner
Sharanya JayawickramaAlice MunroThe Lives of Girls and Women
Michelle ChanDan BrownThe Lost Symbol
Paul StablesLiu Hong The Magpie Bridge
Sherman LeeMark AbbeyThe Prodigal Tongue: Dispatches from the future of English
Edward WenZoltan DornyeiThe Psychology of the Language Learner: Individual Differences in 2nd Language Acquisition
Maria ChanPhilippa GregoryThe Red Queen
Sharanya JayawickramaCormac McCarthyThe Road
Maria ChanIan CaldwellThe Rule of Four
Michelle ChanJostein GaarderThe Solitaire Mystery
Stephen WeningerAlbert CamusThe Stranger
Paul StablesJane RogersThe Testament of Jessie Lamb
Stephen WeningerH.G. WellsThe Time Machine
Amy ChanAudrey NiffeneggerThe Time Traveler's Wife
Sherman LeeMilan KunderaThe Unbearable Lightness of Being
Amy ChanAravind AdigaThe White Tiger
Amy ChanMargaret AtwoodThe Year of the Flood
Paul StablesF. Scott FitzgeraldThis Side of Paradise
Clint EttingerDan RhodesTimoleon Vieta Come Home
Sam LiuChristiane NordTranslating as Purposeful Activity: Functionalist Approaches Explained
Kacey LiuLuise VonFlotowTranslation and Gender: Translating in the ‘Era of Feminism’
Paul StablesGraham GreeneTravels with my Aunt
Sherman LeeHa JinWaiting
Clint EttingerZadie SmithWhite Teeth
Josephine YamDavid CrystalWords, Words, Words
Amy ChanEmily BrontëWuthering Heights