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Books Read for Omnibus

The Omnibus Classroom follows a four year cycle, and students in 9th through 12th grade attend class together

Omnibus I - Books

Omnibus I

LITERATURE:

Genesis

Mythology, by Edith Hamilton  

Till We Have Faces, by CS Lewis 

The Odyssey,  by Homer 

Theban Trilogy, by Sophocles 

The Bacchae and Other Plays, by Euripides 

Julius Caesar, by William Shakespeare 

Augustus Caesar’s World, by Genevieve Foster 

 The Aeneid, by Virgil 

The Eagle of the Ninth, by Rosemary Sutcliff 

HISTORY:

Exploring World History - Part 1: Creation Through the Middle Ages, by Ray Notgrass

Exploring World History - Part 2: The Renaissance to the Present, by Ray Notgrass

DOCTRINE & THEOLOGY:

The Magician’s Nephew, by C.S. Lewis 

The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe, by Lewis

The Horse and His Boy, by C.S. Lewis     

Prince Caspian, by C.S. Lewis 

The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, by C.S. Lewis 

The Silver Chair, by C.S. Lewis 

The Last Battle, by C.S. Lewis 

The Unaborted Socrates, by Peter Kreeft

Chosen by God, by R.C. Sproul 

Screwtape Letters, by C.S. Lewis

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Omnibus II - Books

Omnibus II

LITERATURE:

The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien

The Fellowship of the Ring, by J.R.R. Tolkien  

Beowulf, Translated by Seamus Heaney

King Arthur and His Knights, by Roger Green 

Idylls of the King, by Tennyson

The Inferno, by Dante

Macbeth, by William Shakespeare 

Henry V, by William Shakespeare

Richard III, by William Shakespeare

The Nine Tailors, by Dorothy Sayers  

HISTORY:

On the Incarnation, by St. Athanasius 

The Creeds

Confessions, by St. Augustine

The Rule of St. Benedict

The Song of Roland

The Dragon and the Raven, by G.A. Henty

Winning His Spurs, by G.A. Henty

Robin Hood, by Howard Pyle

Martin Luther: Selections from His Writings

The Poetry of George Herbert

DOCTRINE & THEOLOGY:

Bible Doctrine: Essential Teachings of the Christian Faith, by Wayne Grudem

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Omnibus III - Books

Omnibus III

LITERATURE:

Gulliver's Travels, by Jonathan Swift

A Tale of Two Cities, by Charles Dickens  

Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austen

Frankenstein, by Mary Shelley

Uncle Tom's Cabin, by Harriet Beecher Stowe

The Killer Angles, by Michael Shaara

Little Women, by Louisa May Alcott 

The Communist Manifesto, by Karl Marx

Animal Farm, by George Orwell

The Old Man and the Sea, by Earnest Hemingway 

HISTORY:

Exploring America - Part 1: Columbus Through Reconstruction, by Ray Notgrass 

 

Exploring America - Part 2: Late 1800s Through Present, by Ray Notgrass

DOCTRINE & THEOLOGY:

Bible Doctrine, by Wayne Grudem

Foxes's Book of Martyrs

The Westminster Confession

Pilgrim's Progress, by John Bunyan

Christianity and Liberalism, by J. G. Machen

How Should We Then Live?, by Francis Schaeffer

The Epistles of John

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Omnius IV - Books

Omnibus IV

LITERATURE:

Hamlet, by William Shakespeare 

Paradise Lost, by John Milton

Robinson Crusoe, by Daniel Defoe

Emma, by Jane Austen

Self Reliance, by Ralph Waldo Emerson

Huckleberry Finn, by Mark Twain

Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde, by R.L. Stevenson 

Picture of Dorian Gray, by Oscar Wilde 

All Quiet on the Western Front, by E. Remarque

Notes from the Underground, by F. Dostoyevsky

HISTORY:

Exploring Government, by Ray Notgrass 

 

Exploring Economics, by Ray Notgrass

DOCTRINE & THEOLOGY:

The Great Divorce, by C.S. Lewis

Out of the Silent Planet, by C.S. Lewis

Perelandra, by C.S. Lewis

That Hideous Strength, by C.S. Lewis

Desiring God, by John Piper

Knowing God, by J.I. Packer

Art and the Bible, by Francis Schaeffer

Letter from a Birmingham Jail, by M.L. King Jr.

Ecclesiastes

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