9th Grade Reading List

1. Three Musketeers, Alexander Dumas

2. Whites and the Blues, Alexander Dumas

3. Taking of the Bastille, Alexander Dumas

4. Twenty Years After, Alexander Dumas

5. Count of Monte Cristo, Alexander Dumas

6. Wuthering Heights, Emily Bronte

7. A Lesson Before Dying, Ernest Gaines

8. The Red Pony, John Steinbeck

9. All American Girl, Meg Cabot

10. The Book of Fred, Abby Bardi

11. Lord of the Flies, William Golding

12. Moby Dick, Herman Melville

13. The Chocolate War, Robert Cormier

14. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Douglas Adams

15. That was Then, This is Now, S.E. Hinton

16. Bless the Beasts and the Children, Swarthout

17. Talisman, Sir Walter Scott

18. Tale of Two Cities, Charles Dickens

19. Silas Marner, George Eliot

20. Speak, Laura Anderson

21. Travels in Africa, Mungo Park

Home Before Dark, Sue Ellen Bridgers

23. The Island, Gary Paulsen

24. Night, Elie Wiesel

25. Of Mice and Men, John Steinbeck

26. Likely Lad, Gillian Avery

27. Lion’s Paw, D.R. Sherman

28. Little White Horse, Elizabeth Goudge

29. Lord of the Rings Trilogy, J.R.R. Tolkein

30. Lost World, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

31. Mama’s Bank Account, Kathryn Forbes

32. Miracle Worker, William Gibson

33. Moonstone, Willie Collins

34. Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Robert Louis Stevenson

35. Sanders of the River, Edgar Wallace

36. Quatre-Vingt-Treize, Victor Hugo

37. Prince Otto, Robert Louis Stevenson

38. Middlemarch, George Eliot

39. Legends of the Alhambra, Washington Irving

40. Hunchback of Notre Dame, Victor Hugo

41. Greek Way to Western Civilization, Edith Hamilton

42. Four Horsemen of Apocalypse, Blasco Ibanez

43. Well at the World’s End, William Morris

44. Voyage Round the World, William Dampier

45. All Quiet on the Western Front, Remarque

46. To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee

47. The Old Man and the Sea, Ernest Hemingway

48. Lord of the Flies, Golding

49. A Separate Peace, Knowles

50. The Good Earth, Pearl Buck