9th Grade

All Incoming 9th Graders:

ALL incoming 9th graders will read Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan. Information about ordering the book is on the home page of this website.

Honors English 9:

Honors English 9 students will read Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury in addition to the All-School read.

Annotate accordingly and take notes. Be prepared to participate in class and school-wide discussions, assignments, and assessments.


For your reading pleasure, ninth grade English teachers recommend the following titles as OPTIONAL reading for the summer:

Lord of the Flies--William Golding

The Book Thief--Markus Zusak

Goodbye Days--Jeff Zentner

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime--Mark Haddon

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children--Ransom Riggs

Sing, Unburied Sing--Jesmyn Ward