Year 9 Reading List
English
Manga Shakespeare Selection of poetry by: Phillip Larkin, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Lord Byron and Ted Hughes
Science
Evolution, Nature and Stuff by Glenn Murphy
Do Sheep shrink in the Rain? by 82ASK
Why Can’t Elephants Jump? by New Scientist
Art
Tell Me a Picture by Quentin Blake
Music
A History of Music -A Graphic Novel by James Boyle and Jennifer Jenkins
PE
Sports Illustrated Kids Big Book of Who: Football by Various
Technology
In the night kitchen.   By Maurice Sedak. Stone Soup.    By Ann McGovern. Gregory the terrible eater.   By Mitchell Sharnat.
History
War Horse, Michael Morpurgo Birdsong, Sebastian Faulks  The Railway Children, Edith nesbitt Anne Frank Diary  The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas, John Boyne
Geography
Wild Weather by John Lynch
Our Living Earth by Yann Arthus-Bertrand
Read a quality newspaper once a week
  RS, PSHE and Citizenship
The Diary of Anne Frank
Boys Don’t Cry – Malorie Blackman
Noughts and Crosses – Malorie Blackman
Knife Edge – Malorie Blackman
Check Mate -Malorie Blackman
Double Cross – Malorie Blackman
French
War Horse by Michael Morpurgo
Spanish
Soccer World: Spain by David Rosenberg
  ICT
Genius: Great inventors and their creations- Jack Challoner
Where Wizards stay up late: The origins of the Internet – Katie Hafner
The Black Chamber – Simon Singh
I Robot – Isaac Asimov
Do Androids dream of Electric Sheep – Philip K. Dick
Tubes: A journey to the centre of the internet by Andrew Blum
The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood by James Gleick
Nine Algorithms That Changed the Future: The Ingenious Ideas That Drive Today’s Computers by John MacCormick 
Ghost in the Wires: My Adventures as the World’s Most Wanted Hacker by Kevin Mitnik
Maths
Fermat’s last theorem – Simon Singh
The man who only loved numbers – Paul Hoffman
God created the integers – Stephen Hawking
Lewis Carrol in Numberland – Robin Wilson 
Sir Thomas Boteler Church of England High School by STB