Grade 9

Advanced:  Two titles from the lists

Honors:  Two titles from the lists

CCP:   One title from the lists

General Reading List:

  • Edith Hamilton, Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes
    (suggested for Advanced)
  • Agatha Christie, Murder on the Orient Express
  • James Dashner, The Maze Runner
  • John Green, An Abundance of Katherines
  • Ben Mikaelsen, Touching Spirit Bear
  • Adeline Yen Mah, Chinese Cinderella
  • Ransom Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Thematic Reading:

(This reading option connects to other larger themes of The Hero’s Journey and Mythology
addressed during the school year.)

  • Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

Teacher Favorites:

  • Ms. Hanson: An Abundance of Katherines
  • Ms. Jorgenson: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
  • Ms. Shaw: Rebecca, Daphne du Maurier

Google Classroom Code:

Grade 9 - Join Code: 6ow7unr

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