Reading Suggestions for Grade 9 students in Language Arts and Social Studies


  1. Note that * means Canadian content # means good for girls and $ good for boy

Natalie Sing Suggestions:

World History Suggestions:
1. Children of the New Forest: Fredrick Marryat
2. Tale of Two Cities: Charles Dickens
3. The Scarlet Pimpernel: Baroness Orczy
4. In Search of Honor: Donna Lynn Hess
5. Early Thunder: Jean Fritz
6. Johnny Tremain: Esther Forbes
7. The Count of Monte Cristo: Alexander Dumas
8. In the Reign of Terror: G.A. Henty (and other titles)
9. Les Miserables: Victor Hugo
10. Kidnapped: Robert Louis Stevenson
11. Betsy and the Emperor: Staton Rabin

Pippa Davies Suggestions


1. Pride and Prejudice: Jane Austen#
2. Dracula: Bram Stoker$
3. Lord of the Rings Trilogy: J.R.R Tolkien # and $
4. The Old man and The Sea: Ernest Hemingway $
5. The Great Gatsby : F. Scott Fitzgerald # and $
6. Little Women:Louisa May Alcott #
7. Pilgrim's Progress: John Bunyon # and $
8. Oliver Twist: Charles Dickens
9. The Giver: Louis Lowry
10. The Bully Boys: Eric Wilson $ and # *