Year 1

Cat in the Hat by Dr Seuss

The Tiger Who Came to Tea by Judith Kerr

Hairy Maclary by Lynley Dodd

The Large Family Collection by Jill Murphy

Charlie and Lola by Lauren Child

The Smartest Giant in Town by Julia Donaldson

The Gruffalo’s Child by Julia Donaldson


Year 2

The Cat Who Lost His Purr by Michelle Coxon

Frightened Fred by Peta Coplans

Friends by Kim Lewis

Mog Stories by Judith Kerr

Mr Wolf’s Pancakes by Jan Fearnley

Frog is Frog by Max Velthuijis

Cat and Mouse Story by Michael Rosen


Usbourne Books

Watt’s Great Events Books

Watt’s Famous People Series

Year 3

Billy the Kid by Michael Morpurgo

Matilda by Roald Dahl

The Sheep Pig by Dick King-Smith

Bill’s New Frock by Anne Fine

The Hundred Mile an Hour Dog by Jeremy Strong

Secret Seven series by Enid Blyton

Famous Five series by Enid Blyton


Year 4

A Caribbean Dozen by John Agard & Grace Nicholls

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

Beowolf by Kevin Crossley-Holland

The Dragon’s Child by Jenny Nimmo

The Ghost Blades by Anthony Masters

Sara, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan

Year 5

Belly Flop by Morris Gleitzman

The Diddakoi by Rumer Godden

Stormbreaker by Anthony Horowitz

Walter and Me by Michael Morpurgo

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Dragon Rider by Cornelia Funke

Year 6

Carrie’s War by Nina Bawden

When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit by Judith Kerr

Forgotten Voices of the Second World War by Max Arthur

The Diamond of Drury Lane by Julia Golding

Framed Frank by Cottrell Boyce

Homecoming by Cynthia Voigt

Noughts and Crosses by Malorie Blackma