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RECOMMENDED READing

The following books are what we recommend for your children to read:

  • The Road to Wigan Pier – George Orwell             
  • Tom Sawyer- Mark Twain
  • The Mill on  the Floss – George Elliot                     
  • Tobermory – H.H. Monroe 
  • Far from the Madding Crowd – Thomas Hardy   
  •  Longitude – Dava Sobel
  • The Destructors – Graham Greene                         
  • Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte
  • Wolves of Willoughby Chase series-Joan Aiken
  • The Complete Fairy Tales- Hans Christian Andersen
  • Dragon’s Fire- Charles Ashton
  • Beyond The Spiderwick Chronicles: A Giant Problem- Holly Black
  • Noughts and Crosses Trilogy- Malorie Blackman
  • The Secret Island- Enid Blyton
  • Fairest- Gail Carson Levine
  • Scarlett- Cathy Cassidy
  • The Lost World- Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Artemis Fowl- Eoin Colfer
  • The Witches- Roald Dahl  
  • Animal Ark series-Lucy Daniels
  • Robinson Crusoe- Daniel Defoe 
  • Inkheart Trilogy- Cornelia Funke
  • Caught in the Crossfire- Alan Gibbons
  • Pure Dead Magic- Debbi Gilori 
  • Lord of the Flies- William Golding
  • Complete Grimm’s Fairy Tales- Jacob Grimm
  • Fly by Night- Frances Hardinge
  • I Am David- Anne Holm
  • A Pack of Liars- Anne Fine
  • The Mysterious Adventures of Clemency Wrigglesworth- Julie Lee
  • Stormbreaker- Anthony Horowitz  
  • Wolves of Willoughby Chase series- Joan Aiken
  • Fairy Tales- Hans Christian Andersen
  • Carrie’s War- Nina Bawden
  • The Spiderwick Chronicles- Holly Black 
  • Shakespeare’s Secret- Elise Broach
  • New Heroes series- Michael Carroll 
  • Fairest- Gail Carson Levine
Recommended Reading
  • Sherlock Holmes, The Hound of the Baskervilles-Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Swallows and Amazons and other books in this series- Arthur Ransome 
  • All of the Narnia Series starting with The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe- C.S Lewis
  • Little House on the Prairie, Little House in the Big Woods (good for girl readers)- Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • The Secret Garden, A Little Princess- Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • Lord of the Flies- William Golding 
  • The Lord of the Ring (3 books: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, The Return of the King)- J.R.R Tolkein 
  •  The Hobbit
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer- Mark Twain 
  • Animal Farm- George Orwell
  • Tell Me No Lies, Thief, Pig Heart Boy- Malorie Blackman
  • Little House on the Prairie series (good for girl readers)- Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • The Railway Children, The Phoenix and the Carpet, Five Children and It, The Wouldbegoods, The Treasure  Seekers- E. Nesbit
  • The Butterfly Lion, War Horse, From Hereabout Hill, Why the Whales Came-Michael Morpurgo
  • Holes- Louis Sachar
  • Carrie’s War- Nina Bawden 
  • Redwall series (Good for reluctant boy readers)- Brian Jacques 
  • Nancy Drew mysteries- Carolyn Keene 
  • The Water Babies- Charles Kingsley
  • Stig of the Dump- Clive King 
  • The Boy In The Dress- David Walliams
  • The Borrowers- Mary Norton
  • The Secret Garden- Frances Hogdon Burnett
  • Tom's Midnight Garden- Phillipa Pearce
  • Black Beauty- Anna Sewell