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A Coeducational, College Preparatory School for Ages 3 Through Grade 12
Episcopal School of Dallas
A Coeducational, College Preparatory School for Ages 3 Through Grade 12

SUGGESTED ENRICHMENT READING BOOKS - NINTH GRADE

A River in Darkness (Masaji Ishikawa)
Ishmael (Daniel Quinn)
A Long Way Gone (Ishmael Beah)
Behind the Beautiful Forevers (Katherine Boo)
The House on Sugar Beach (Helene Cooper)
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (Jonathan Safran Foer)
Half the Sky (Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn)
The Hungry Tide (Amitav Ghosh)
The Namesake (Jhumpa Lahiri)
The Perfect Storm (Sebastian Junger)        
Reading Lolita in Tehran (Azar Nafisi)
Say You’re One of Them (Uwem Akpan)
What is the What (Dave Eggers)
Into the Wild (Jon Krakauer)
My Family and Other Animals (Gerald Durrell)
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Mark Haddon) 
The Chosen (Chaim Potok)
An Ordinary Man(Paul Rusesabagina)
People of the Book(Geraldine Brooks)
A River Runs through It (Norman Maclean)   
Rocket Boys (Homer Hickman)
Same Kind of Different as Me (Ron Hall)
Shop Class as Soulcraft(Matthew Crawford)
Sister of My Heart(Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni)
Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain (John Ratey) 
The Storyteller’s Daughter 
(Sarai Shah)
Touch the Top of the World (Erik Weihenmayer)
Three Cups of Tea (Greg Mortensen)
The Bean Trees (Barbara Kingsolver)                                      
Bless Me, Ultima (Rudolfo Anaya)  
The Joy Luck Club (Amy Tan)
Into Thin Air (Jon Krakauer)

BOOKS AVAILABLE ON ESD'S DIGITAL LIBRARY:
YELLOW HIGHLIGHT = EBOOK ONLY
ORANGE HIGHLIGHT = EBOOK & AUDIO BOOK 
GREEN HIGHLIGHT = Audio book

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Lower School

4344 Colgate Avenue
Dallas, Texas, 75225
214-353-5818

Middle & Upper School

4100 Merrell Road
Dallas, Texas, 75229
214-358-4368

Wolf Run Ranch

located near Anna, Texas

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