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Suggested Reading Books

Max and the Millions

Ross Montgomery


Frank Cottrell Boyce

My Brother is a Superhero

David Solomans

There’s a Werewolf in my Tent

Pamela Butchart

The 13-Storey Treehouse

Andy Griffiths

How to Train Your Dragon

Cressida Cowell

Frank Einstein


The Peppermint Pig

Nina Bawden

Operation Gadgetman!

Malorie Blackman

The Children of Green Knowe

Lucy M. Boston

How to Wash a Woolly Mammoth

Robinson and Kate Hindley

The Adventures of the Dish and the Spoon

Mini Grey

Lizzie Dripping

Helen Cresswell

The Great Elephant Chase

Gillian Cross

The Twits

Roald Dahl

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Roald Dahl

War Game

Michael Foreman

Toad Rage

Morris Gleitzman

The Last Castaways

Harry Horse

The Falcons Malteser

Anthony Horowitz

The House that Sailed Away

Pat Hutchins

Fairy Tales

Terry Jones

The Hodgeheg

Dick King-Smith

The Worst Witch

Jilly Murray

The Way to Sattin Shore

Phillippa Pearce

The Firework Makers Daughter

Philip Pullman

The Suitcase Kid

Jacqueline Wilson

George’s Marvellous Medicine

Roald Dahl

Billionaire Boy

David Walliams


Jacqueline Wilson

The Legend of Captain Crow’s Teeth

Eoin Colfer

The Invisible Dog

Dick King-Smith

The Battle of Bubble and Squeak

Phillippa P

Give Peas a Chance

Morris Gleitzman

Adolphus Tips

Michael Morpurgo

The Yearling

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings