Physical Texts

The following textbooks are hard copy and required for certain courses. They should be purchased prior to school beginning this fall if a student is taking any of the listed courses.

Texts by Department

English Department

English Paperbacks are assigned by instructors. Please refer to the following English Paperback Requirements List:

Mathematics Department


Title: Number Theory: A Historical Approach
Author: John D. Watkins
Publisher: Princeton University Press, 2013
ISBN-10: 0691159408
ISBN-13: 978-0691159409

Title: The Music of Primes
Author: Marcus du Sautoy
Publisher: Harper Perennial, 2012
ISBN-10: 0062064010
ISBN-13: 978-0062064011


Title: Turing's Vision The Birth of Computer Science
Author: Chris Bernhardt
Publisher: MIT Press, 2017
ISBN-10: 0262533510
ISBN-13: 978-0262533515


Title: The Annotated Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions
Author: Edwin A. Abbott and Ian Stewart
Publisher: Basic Books, 2008
ISBN-10: 0465011233
ISBN-13: 978-0465011230


Title: Barron's AP Calculus, 14th Edition
Publication Date: February, 2017
Authors: David Bock M.S., Dennis Donovan M.S., Shirley O'Hockett M.A.
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN-10: 1438008597
ISBN-13: 978-1438008592

Modern Languages Department

CHINESE VI (Ms. Shih-Emmi)

Title: Chinese Reading about Popular Science (Vol.2)
ISBN: 7561917163
Authors: Wang Bixia, Wang Ruifeng
Publisher: Bejing Language and Culture University Press, 2006

AP CHINESE (Ms. Shih-Emmi)

Title: Chaoyue: Advancing in Chinese: A Textbook for Intermediate and Pre-Advanced Students
ISBN: 9780231145299
Publisher: Columbia University Press, 2010

Theology Department


Title: Tattoos on the Heart: The Power of Boundless Compassion
Author: Gregory Boyle, S.J.
ISBN: 978-1439153154
Publisher: Free Press