NEHS Common Reader

Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant by Anne TylerThe Common Reader for 2016-2017 will be Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant. Crafted beautifully, the story presents intriguing characters and life-situation that allow readers to delve into serious, thought-provoking yet familiar themes.

The novel will serve as the basis of the NEHS scholarship process for the upcoming year; any senior student who plans to submit scholarship essays to compete for NEHS scholarships must read this text as all prompts will be based on this reading. Prompts for the essay competition will be made available in November. Scholarship essays will be due Tuesday, January 17, 2017.  

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