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Are you as well read as a college sophomore?

Here are 60 books the experts believe you should have read by sophomore year of college. How does your own literary experience stack up? Take our quiz and find out!

Question 2 of 60

2. Have you read this novel?

James Baldwin's 1953 novel "Go Tell It on the Mountain" tells the story of John, a 14-year-old African American boy living in New York, whose religious conversion is based on Baldwin’s own experience as a young preacher in Harlem.

I have read this novel.

I have read part of this novel.

I have heard of this novel.

I have never even heard of this novel.

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This book tells a classic story of race and religion in the United States.


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