Crime and Punishment is one of the most important novels of the nineteenth century. It is the story of a murder committed on principle, of a killer who wishes to set himself outside and above society. The novel reflects Dostoevsky’s own experiences in a Siberian prison and his conversion there to Christianity.
- Lucerna Academy families: Use this book for 6 weeks in Year 3 Rhetoric Literature and 6 weeks in Year 3 Honors Rhetoric Literature.
- Tapestry of Grace families: Read for 5 weeks in Unit 4.