9th Grade Reading List
Reading Suggestions for 9th Graders from the Weber County Library
A retelling of the Perrault fairy tale set in pre-colonial India, in which two stepsisters receive gifts from a goddess and each walks her own path to find her gift's purpose, discovering romance along the way.
Fourteen-year-olds Raphael and Gardo team up with a younger boy, Rat, to figure out the mysteries surrounding a bag Raphael finds during their daily life of sorting through trash in a third-world country's dump.
Throughout her high school years, as her mother battles cancer, Lupita takes on more responsibility for her house and seven younger siblings, while finding refuge in acting and writing poetry.
An enthralling account of one platoon's 15-month tour of duty in Afghanistan's Korengal Valley.
Although surrounded by treachery, Mariane, a young mute, battles alongside her cousin, Joan of Arc, for the liberation of France from the English.
A photographic collection exploring what the world eats, featuring portraits of twenty-five families from twenty-one countries surrounded by a week's worth of food.
High in their mountain covens, red witches pray to the Goddess, protecting the Witchlands by throwing the bones and foretelling the future. It's all a fake. At least, that's what Ryder thinks.
Features full-color photos and fascinating facts on exotic baby animals from every corner of the world.