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Books and Reading: Music and Drama Staff Reads

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We asked BGS Music and Drama teachers to share their favourite reads and authors - Why not add one or two to your Must Reads list?

MR INGRAM

CURRENTLY READING


'Outlander'
Diana Gabaldon

 

FAVOURITE AUTHORS


Ken Follett

 

RECOMMENDED READING


Open by Andre Agassi

 


 

MS TROLAN

CURRENTLY READING


'The Night Circus'
Erin Morgenstern

View in catalogue

 

RECOMMENDED READING


The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon


 

MS ROBINSON

CURRENTLY READING


'Brain Rules'
John Medina

 

'The Yellow House'
Emily O'Grady

 

FAVOURITE AUTHORS


Miles Franklin, Kate Grenville & Chistos Tsiolkas

 

RECOMMENDED READING


The Yellow House by Emily O'Grady

 

 


 

MR LEWIS

CURRENTLY READING


'Boy Swallows Universe'
Trent Dalton

View in catalogue

 

'After the first death'
Robert Cormier

View in catalogue

 

'Brand New Ancients'
Kate Tempest

View in catalogue

 

FAVOURITE AUTHORS


Ursula Le Guin, Margaret Atwood, J.K. Rowling & George Orwell

 

RECOMMENDED READING


Jasper Jones by Craig Silvey and The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula Le Guin are recent books that I lost myself in.


 

MR ALLPORT

CURRENTLY READING


'Il Deserto Dei Tartari'
Dino Buzzati

 

 

Sydney Morning Herald

 

RECOMMENDED READING


Madame Bovary by Gustav Flaubert
Crime and Punishment by Dostoyevski
Boy Swallows Universe by Trent Dalton 
The Life of Hunger by Amelie Nothomb  

 


 

MR CANFIELD

CURRENTLY READING


'The Guidebook for the Enthusiastic Photographer' by Barry Whisson‚Äč

'Origins: Fourteen Billion Years of Cosmic Evolution 1st Edition'
Neil deGrasse Tyson & Donald Goldsmith

 

FAVOURITE AUTHORS


Douglas Adams, Isaac Asimov, Patrick Rothfuss

 

RECOMMENDED READING


The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss