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What Should I Read?

In Year 1 we are becoming excellent readers.

Whatever you love to read, there is a recommended book for you.

Take a look at the list and read the book. When you have read it, let Miss Chanda know what you think!

Year 1 Recommended Reads

  • The Cat in the Hat – Dr Seuss
  • The Tiger Who Came to Tea – Judith Kerr
  • Hairy Maclary – Lynley Dodd
  • The Large Family Collection – Jill Murphy
  • Charlie and Lola – Lauren Child
  • The Smartest Giant in Town – Julia Donaldson
  • The Gruffalo’s Child – Julia Donaldson
  • The Gigantic Turnip – Aleksei Tolstoy
  • The Whisperer – Nick Butterworth
  • Mrs Armitage on Wheels – Quentin Blake
  • The Trouble with Jack – Shirley Hughes
  • My Friend Bear – Jez Alborough
  • Avocado Baby – John Burningham
  • A Bear Called Paddington – Michael Bond
  • Funnybones – Allan Ahlberg
  • Mister Magnolia – Quentin Blake
  • Katie Morag Series – Mairi Hedderwick
  • Frog and Toad are Friends – Arnold Lobel
  • The Princess and the Pea – Minnie Grey
  • Amazing Grace – Mary Hoffman
  • Don’t Forget the Bacon – Pat Hutchins
  • Emperor of Absurdia – Chris Riddell
  • The True Story of the Three Little Pigs – Jon Scieszka