Prescribed Literature Books For WAEC/NECO/JAMB.

Prescribed Literature Books For WAEC/NECO/JAMB (2021-2025) is a compilation of texts apportioned for reading by the various national bodies of examination in the country. They are expected to be read and analyzed by teachers and the senior students of Literature who are sitting WAEC, NECO, or JAMB.

Every one of these books deserve to be read and comprehensively grasped as doing this will be useful to getting an excellent result in Literature. However, below is the list of Literature books to be read for the stretch of five years (2021-2025).

Prescribed Literature Books For WAEC/NECO/JAMB (2021-2025).

General Objective

  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream by WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE


Prescribed Literature Books For WAEC/NECO/JAMB.

The Prose Category (African Prose)

  • Unexpected Joy at Dawn by Alex Agyei-Agyiri (2018 edition)

(Non-African Prose)

  • Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
  • Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë


Prescribed Literature Books For WAEC/NECO/JAMB.

The Prose Category (African Drama)

  • The Lion and the Jewel by Wole Soyinka

(Non-African Drama)

  • Look Back in Anger by John Osborne
  • Fences by August Wilson


Prescribed Literature Books For WAEC/NECO/JAMB.

The Poetry Category (African Poetry)

  • Black Woman by Leopold Sedar Senghor
  • The Leader and the Led by Niyi Osundare
  • The Grieved Lands by Agostinho Neto
  • The Song of the Women of my Land by Oumar Farouk Sesay
  • Raider of the Treasure Trove by Lade Wosornu
  • A Government Driver on his Retirement by Onu Chibuike

(Non-African Poetry)

  • The Good-Morrow by John Donne
  • Caged Bird by Maya Angelou
  • The Journey of the Magi by T. S. Eliot
  • Do not Go Gentle into the Good Night by Dylan Thomas
  • Binsey Poplars (Felled 1879) by G.M. Hopkins
  • Bat by David H. Lawrence

All these books are not easily available online and that is why students are therefore encouraged to either buy or look out for their summary analyses that cut across Themes, Settings, Characterization, Plot, and other Literary elements. has actually made available for reading some of the themes of the book Let Me Die Alone by John K. Kargbo. It is definitely a helpful insight into the plot development.

Prescribed Literature Books For WAEC/NECO/JAMB. Madam Yoko

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