AP Literature Most Cited

Can you name the most cited works of literature on AP literature exams since 1971?

Times CitedWork of LiteratureAuthor
23Ralph Ellison
18Emily Brontë
16Charles Dickens
15Fyodor Dostoyevsky
15Charlotte Brontë
15Herman Melville
13Joseph Conrad
13Mark Twain
12William Shakespeare
12F. Scott Fitzgerald
11Herman Melville
11Joseph Heller
11Nathaniel Hawthorne
11James Joyce
10Kate Chopin
10William Faulkner
10Leslie Marmon Silko
9William Faulkner
9Zora Neale Hurston
9Toni Morrison
8Leo Tolstoy
Times CitedWork of LiteratureAuthor
8Rudolfo Anaya
8Tennessee Williams
8Upton Sinclair
8Richard Wright
8William Shakespeare
8Tennessee Williams
8Toni Morrison
8Alice Walker
7Arthur Miller
7Alan Paton
7Arthur Miller
7Joseph Conrad
7E. M. Forster
7Lorraine Hansberry
7Samuel Beckett
7Toni Morrison
7Tom Stoppard
7Gustave Flaubert
7Thomas Hardy
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