Book Groups

Sorry that all of the places have been taken for this year but you can always read along and let me know what you think of the books!

Here’s what we’re reading:

Age 6-7 years

Captain Pug by Laura James
The Twin Giants by Dick King-Smith
The Invincibles-the Hamster Rescue
Billy Button by Sally Nicholls
The Diary of a Killer Cat by Anne Fine

Age 7-8 years

Harper and the Circus of Dreams by Cerrie Burnell
A Finder’s Magic by Philippa Pearce
The Bolds by Julian Clary
The Fairy Caravan by Beatrix Potter
The Accidental Pirates by Claire Fayers

8-9 years

Hero on a Bicycle by Shirley Hughes
Maybe a Fox by Kathi Appelt and Alison McGhee
Through the Mirror Door and by Sarah Barker
Dreaming the Bear by Mimi Thebo
Dream Snatcher by Abi Elphinstone

10-12 years

House on on Hummingbird Island by Sam Angus
The Otherlife by Julia Gray
The Emergency Zoo by Miriam Halahmy
Swan Boy by Nikki Sheehan
The Executioner’s Daughter by Jane Hardstaff

12-13 years

Wild Boy by Rob Lloyd Jones
Five Children on the Western Front by Kate Saunders
Sun Catcher by Shelia Rance
The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge
My Name is Mina by David Almond


The Penguin Lessons by Tom Michell
Our Chemical Hearts by Krystal Sutherland
The Children Act by Ian McEwan
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys
Thin Air by Michelle Paver