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100 best children's books from the past 100 years: The full list

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We've put together a list of the 100 best books for children from the last 100 years.

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  • A Bear Called Paddington

    Author: Michael Bond Illustrator: Peggy Fortnum

    Interest level: 6-8

    Reading age: 7+

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  • A Bear Called Paddington

    Author: Michael Bond Illustrator: Peggy Fortnum

    Interest level: 6-8

    Reading age: 7+

    Paddington, the brown bear from darkest Peru, is found by the Brown family on Paddington Station with his hat, duffel coat and mar…

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  • A Great Big Cuddle

    Author: Michael Rosen Illustrator: Chris Riddell

    Interest level: 2-5

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  • A Great Big Cuddle

    Author: Michael Rosen Illustrator: Chris Riddell

    Interest level: 2-5

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    Beautifully illustrated poems for young children by two Children's Laureates

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  • A Monster Calls

    Author: Patrick Ness (From an idea by Siobhan Dowd) Illustrator: Jim Kay

    Interest level: 11-14

    Reading age: 10+

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  • A Monster Calls

    Author: Patrick Ness (From an idea by Siobhan Dowd) Illustrator: Jim Kay

    Interest level: 11-14

    Reading age: 10+

    Connor's mum has cancer and life is changing. There is the nightmare, then there is school, where people avoid him, or persecute h…

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  • A Wizard of Earthsea

    Author: Ursula Le Guin

    Interest level: 12+

    Reading age: 11+

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  • A Wizard of Earthsea

    Author: Ursula Le Guin

    Interest level: 12+

    Reading age: 11+

    The first in a classic series of fantasy novels, A Wizard of Earthsea follows a young boy’s development from goat herder…

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  • Artichoke Hearts

    Author: Sita Brahmachari

    Interest level: 11+

    Reading age: 11+

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  • Artichoke Hearts

    Author: Sita Brahmachari

    Interest level: 11+

    Reading age: 11+

    This empathetic account of the process of bereavement, a month’s diary, reassures readers that we grow from our experiences,…

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  • Ballet Shoes

    Author: Noel Streatfeild

    Interest level: 8+

    Reading age: 9+

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  • Ballet Shoes

    Author: Noel Streatfeild

    Interest level: 8+

    Reading age: 9+

    First published in the 1930s, this classic story of three very different girls who work hard to master their talents has captivate…

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  • Beezus and Ramona

    Author: Beverly Cleary

    Interest level: 6-11

    Reading age: 7+

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  • Beezus and Ramona

    Author: Beverly Cleary

    Interest level: 6-11

    Reading age: 7+

    Life with a very naughty little sister is both funny and excruciating in the six complete stories that make up this classic chapte…

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  • Billy and the Beast

    Author: Nadia Shireen

    Interest level: 4-6

    Reading age: 6+

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  • Billy and the Beast

    Author: Nadia Shireen

    Interest level: 4-6

    Reading age: 6+

    Billy and her friend Fatcat are enjoying a walk in the woods when they notice that the bunnies and mice have gone missing – a…

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  • Booked

    Author: Kwame Alexander

    Interest level: 12-16

    Reading age: 12+

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  • Booked

    Author: Kwame Alexander

    Interest level: 12-16

    Reading age: 12+

    From fast-paced football matches to school and family drama, this novel written in verse has something for everyone and will grip …

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  • Carrie's War

    Author: Nina Bawden

    Interest level: 9+

    Reading age: 10+

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  • Carrie's War

    Author: Nina Bawden

    Interest level: 9+

    Reading age: 10+

    Inspired by Nina Bawden's own experiences of living as an evacuee in a Welsh mining valley as a child, Carrie's War is n…

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  • Charlotte's Web

    Author: E B White Illustrator: Garth Williams

    Interest level: 6+

    Reading age: 7+

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  • Charlotte's Web

    Author: E B White Illustrator: Garth Williams

    Interest level: 6+

    Reading age: 7+

    This is the tale of how a little girl named Fern - with the help of a friendly talking spider called Charlotte - saved her pig, Wi…

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  • Clean Up!

    Author: Nathan Bryon Illustrator: Dapo Adeola

    Interest level: 4-8

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  • Clean Up!

    Author: Nathan Bryon Illustrator: Dapo Adeola

    Interest level: 4-8

    Reading age:

    Rocket loves visiting her Grammy and Grampy in the Caribbean, especially splashing in the waves with her cool surfing Grammy - but…

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  • Coming to England

    Author: Floella Benjamin Illustrator: Michael Frith

    Interest level: 9-11

    Reading age: 9+

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  • Coming to England

    Author: Floella Benjamin Illustrator: Michael Frith

    Interest level: 9-11

    Reading age: 9+

    This moving and insightful memoir from much-loved writer and presenter Floella Benjamin documents her childhood, from her birth in…

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  • Cyril and Pat

    Author: Emily Gravett

    Interest level: 4-7

    Reading age: 6+

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  • Cyril and Pat

    Author: Emily Gravett

    Interest level: 4-7

    Reading age: 6+

    Cyril the Squirrel is so lonely that, when he finally makes a friend, he doesn’t seem to notice that "Pat" might not be quite what…

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  • Dave and the Tooth Fairy

    Author: Verna Wilkins Illustrator: Carl Pearce

    Interest level: 4-8

    Reading age: 5+

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  • Dave and the Tooth Fairy

    Author: Verna Wilkins Illustrator: Carl Pearce

    Interest level: 4-8

    Reading age: 5+

    Dave is thrilled when he finally gets his first wobbly tooth although, despite much wiggling and waggling, it seems reluctant to c…

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  • Dear Zoo

    Author: Rod Campbell

    Interest level: 2+

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  • Dear Zoo

    Author: Rod Campbell

    Interest level: 2+

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    This appealing story, in lift-the-flap, board-book format has been a favourite with toddlers ever since it was first published in …

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  • Dogger

    Author: Shirley Hughes

    Interest level: 2-5

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  • Dogger

    Author: Shirley Hughes

    Interest level: 2-5

    Reading age:

    Dogger is Dave's special toy. So when Dogger gets lost at the funfair, Dave is desolate. Will they find each other again? Explorin…

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  • Elmer

    Author: David McKee

    Interest level: 2-5

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  • Elmer

    Author: David McKee

    Interest level: 2-5

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    The first book in David McKee’s iconic series about a friendly, fun elephant and his adventures, Elmer is a true ambassador of inc…

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  • Finn Family Moomintroll

    Author: Tove Jansson Translator: Elizabeth Portch

    Interest level: 5-8

    Reading age: 6+

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  • Finn Family Moomintroll

    Author: Tove Jansson Translator: Elizabeth Portch

    Interest level: 5-8

    Reading age: 6+

    Moomintroll is cheerful and chubby and lives in the magical Moominvalley with his mother, Moominmamma, his father, Moominpappa and…

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  • Five Minutes Peace

    Author: Jill Murphy

    Interest level: 4-5

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  • Five Minutes Peace

    Author: Jill Murphy

    Interest level: 4-5

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    Mrs Large the elephant just wants five minutes of peace away from her three boisterous children... but that proves to be a bit of …

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  • Flour Babies

    Author: Anne Fine

    Interest level: 9-12

    Reading age: 9+

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  • Flour Babies

    Author: Anne Fine

    Interest level: 9-12

    Reading age: 9+

    A classic, touching and very funny coming-of-age story about an unusual science project that teaches the boys in 4C so much more t…

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  • Freedom (1783)

    Author: Catherine Johnson

    Interest level: 9-11

    Reading age: 9+

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  • Freedom (1783)

    Author: Catherine Johnson

    Interest level: 9-11

    Reading age: 9+

    This is a brilliant adventure story that manages to give young readers a really important insight into slavery without being so up…

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  • Fungus the Bogeyman

    Author: Raymond Briggs

    Interest level: 6-11

    Reading age: 7+

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  • Fungus the Bogeyman

    Author: Raymond Briggs

    Interest level: 6-11

    Reading age: 7+

    This sophisticated cartoon-strip picture book for older children follows one day in the life of Fungus, a morose bogeyman who scar…

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  • Funky Chickens

    Author: Benjamin Zephaniah

    Interest level: 9-11

    Reading age: 9+

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  • Funky Chickens

    Author: Benjamin Zephaniah

    Interest level: 9-11

    Reading age: 9+

    A funny, thought-provoking collection of poems for older children from Britain’s best-loved rap poet, Benjamin Zephaniah, which co…

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  • George

    Author: Alex Gino

    Interest level: 10+

    Reading age: 10+

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  • George

    Author: Alex Gino

    Interest level: 10+

    Reading age: 10+

    This short, sweet story of embracing your true self and trusting those around you is a light read for such a heavy topic, which ta…

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  • Goodnight Mister Tom

    Author: Michelle Magorian

    Interest level: 9+

    Reading age: 10+

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  • Goodnight Mister Tom

    Author: Michelle Magorian

    Interest level: 9+

    Reading age: 10+

    Willie Beech, a lonely and deprived child, is evacuated to a tiny English village just before the  Second World War, and find…

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  • Green Eggs and Ham

    Author: Dr Seuss

    Interest level: 2-5

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  • Green Eggs and Ham

    Author: Dr Seuss

    Interest level: 2-5

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    In Dr Seuss' rhyming classic, Sam-I-Am’s decided he’s going to invite his friend to try a very unusual dish: green eggs and ham! B…

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  • Harry the Dirty Dog

    Author: Gene Zion Illustrator: Margaret Bloy Graham

    Interest level: 3-5

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  • Harry the Dirty Dog

    Author: Gene Zion Illustrator: Margaret Bloy Graham

    Interest level: 3-5

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    It's bathtime for Harry the dog - but he hides his brush and runs away on an adventure! But he gets very, very mucky in the proces…

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  • Haunted House

    Author: Jan Pieńkowski

    Interest level: 3+

    Reading age: 5+

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  • Haunted House

    Author: Jan Pieńkowski

    Interest level: 3+

    Reading age: 5+

    Enjoy a tour of this spooky old house where a spine-tingling surprise lurks in every dark corner.

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  • Hilda and the Troll

    Author: Luke Pearson

    Interest level: 6+

    Reading age: 7+

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  • Hilda and the Troll

    Author: Luke Pearson

    Interest level: 6+

    Reading age: 7+

    Blue-haired explorer Hilda has an uncanny ability to find weird and wonderful adventures and befriend peculiar creatures.

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  • Holes

    Author: Louis Sachar

    Interest level: 10+

    Reading age: 10+

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  • Holes

    Author: Louis Sachar

    Interest level: 10+

    Reading age: 10+

    Stanley Yelnats' family has a history of bad luck, so he is not entirely surprised when a miscarriage of justice sends him to the …

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  • I Want My Potty!

    Author: Tony Ross

    Interest level: 2+

    Reading age: 5+

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  • I Want My Potty!

    Author: Tony Ross

    Interest level: 2+

    Reading age: 5+

    The Little Princess hates nappies, and thinks there must be something better. This is classic picture book entertainment, which wi…

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  • Julian is a Mermaid

    Author: Jessica Love

    Interest level: 4-7

    Reading age: 6+

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  • Julian is a Mermaid

    Author: Jessica Love

    Interest level: 4-7

    Reading age: 6+

    When Julian spots three women in lavish mermaid costumes, it fires his imagination and all he can think about is becoming a mermai…

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  • Jumanji

    Author: Chris Van Allsburg

    Interest level: 6+

    Reading age: 7+

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  • Jumanji

    Author: Chris Van Allsburg

    Interest level: 6+

    Reading age: 7+

    Judy and Peter are bored and alone - until they discover a mysterious board game, Jumanji, that comes to life as soon as they star…

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  • Kensuke's Kingdom

    Author: Michael Morpurgo Illustrator: Michael Foreman

    Interest level: 10+

    Reading age: 10+

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  • Kensuke's Kingdom

    Author: Michael Morpurgo Illustrator: Michael Foreman

    Interest level: 10+

    Reading age: 10+

    This is a beautifully written tale of an exceptional friendship which survives beyond the boundaries of culture and language.

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  • Liccle Bit

    Author: Alex Wheatle

    Interest level: 13+

    Reading age: 12+

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  • Liccle Bit

    Author: Alex Wheatle

    Interest level: 13+

    Reading age: 12+

    At school Lemar, also known as Liccle Bit due to his height, is like any teenage boy. He's in love with a girl who barely notices …

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  • Me and My Cat?

    Author: Satoshi Kitamura

    Interest level: 5+

    Reading age: 6+

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  • Me and My Cat?

    Author: Satoshi Kitamura

    Interest level: 5+

    Reading age: 6+

    A witch casts a spell on Nicholas and he wakes up to discover he has turned into Leonardo, his pet cat.

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  • Millions

    Author: Frank Cottrell Boyce Illustrator: Steven Lenton

    Interest level: 9+

    Reading age: 9+

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  • Millions

    Author: Frank Cottrell Boyce Illustrator: Steven Lenton

    Interest level: 9+

    Reading age: 9+

    One night, a bag containing £229,370 falls from the sky and flattens the hermitage. Damian is convinced it is a gift from Go…

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  • Mr Big

    Author: Ed Vere

    Interest level: 3-5

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  • Mr Big

    Author: Ed Vere

    Interest level: 3-5

    Reading age:

    With its gruff hero, vibrant, strong colours, bold design and spare text, this story about looking beyond appearances has a satisf…

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  • Northern Lights

    Author: Philip Pullman

    Interest level: 9-14

    Reading age: 10+

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  • Northern Lights

    Author: Philip Pullman

    Interest level: 9-14

    Reading age: 10+

    This extraordinary fantasy is the first book in Philip Pullman's multi-award-winning His Dark Materials trilogy

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  • Noughts and Crosses

    Author: Malorie Blackman

    Interest level: 12+

    Reading age: 12+

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  • Noughts and Crosses

    Author: Malorie Blackman

    Interest level: 12+

    Reading age: 12+

    Callum is a Nought but his best friend Sephy is a Cross - the daughter of one of the most influential politicians in the country.

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  • Once

    Author: Morris Gleitzman

    Interest level: 10+

    Reading age: 9+

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  • Once

    Author: Morris Gleitzman

    Interest level: 10+

    Reading age: 9+

    Morris Gleitzman brings heart and humour to the difficult subject of the Holocaust in this ground-breaking children's book.

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  • Peepo!

    Author: Allan Ahlberg Illustrator: Janet Ahlberg

    Interest level: 0-3

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  • Peepo!

    Author: Allan Ahlberg Illustrator: Janet Ahlberg

    Interest level: 0-3

    Reading age:

    • Much-loved picture book classic that delights babies, toddlers and their parents.
    • Look through the holes to spot details from t…
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  • Pippi Longstocking

    Author: Astrid Lindgren Translator: Tiina Nunnally Illustrator: Lauren Child

    Interest level: 6+

    Reading age: 8+

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  • Pippi Longstocking

    Author: Astrid Lindgren Translator: Tiina Nunnally Illustrator: Lauren Child

    Interest level: 6+

    Reading age: 8+

    Follow Pippi Longstocking on her amazing adventures as she moves into Villa Villekulla with a horse, a monkey, and a big suitcase …

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  • Planetarium

    Author: Raman Prinja Illustrator: Chris Wormell

    Interest level: 9-11

    Reading age: 9+

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  • Planetarium

    Author: Raman Prinja Illustrator: Chris Wormell

    Interest level: 9-11

    Reading age: 9+

    Written by an astrophysicist and illustrated by the phenomenally talented Chris Wormell, Planetarium explores the solar …

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  • Princess Smartypants

    Author: Babette Cole

    Interest level: 6-8

    Reading age: 6+

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  • Princess Smartypants

    Author: Babette Cole

    Interest level: 6-8

    Reading age: 6+

    Princess Smartypants is rebellious, independent, and very happy being single - but her parents want her to get married and settle …

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  • Skellig

    Author: David Almond

    Interest level: 10+

    Reading age: 11+

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  • Skellig

    Author: David Almond

    Interest level: 10+

    Reading age: 11+

    Exploring a ramshackle garage with his new-found friend Mina, Michael discovers a strange, magical creature who needs his help.&nb…

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  • So Much

    Author: Trish Cooke Illustrator: Helen Oxenbury

    Interest level: 2-5

    Reading age: 5+

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  • So Much

    Author: Trish Cooke Illustrator: Helen Oxenbury

    Interest level: 2-5

    Reading age: 5+

    One by one, family members drop by on a mum and her tot – all wanting to squeeze, kiss and give undivided attention to the baby.&n…

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  • Tall Story

    Author: Candy Gourlay

    Interest level: 9+

    Reading age: 8+

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  • Tall Story

    Author: Candy Gourlay

    Interest level: 9+

    Reading age: 8+

    Engagingly told in alternate chapters by four-foot, thirteen year-old Andi, in the UK, and her eight-foot, sixteen year-old half b…

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  • The 13-Storey Treehouse

    Author: Andy Griffiths Illustrator: Terry Denton

    Interest level: 6+

    Reading age: 8+

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  • The 13-Storey Treehouse

    Author: Andy Griffiths Illustrator: Terry Denton

    Interest level: 6+

    Reading age: 8+

    Griffiths and Denton create a triumph to engage even the most determined hater of books, which includes hilarious cartoon drawings…

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  • The Arrival

    Author: Shaun Tan

    Interest level: 8+

    Reading age: 8+

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  • The Arrival

    Author: Shaun Tan

    Interest level: 8+

    Reading age: 8+

    In this unusual book, we follow a young man as he packs his bags and leaves his family to go and start a new life in another count…

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  • The BFG

    Author: Roald Dahl Illustrator: Quentin Blake

    Interest level: 6-10

    Reading age: 7+

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  • The BFG

    Author: Roald Dahl Illustrator: Quentin Blake

    Interest level: 6-10

    Reading age: 7+

    The BFG stands for Big Friendly Giant, who unexpectedly spirits a little girl named Sophie out of bed, and into the land of the ch…

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  • The Borrowers

    Author: Mary Norton

    Interest level: 9+

    Reading age: 9+

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  • The Borrowers

    Author: Mary Norton

    Interest level: 9+

    Reading age: 9+

    The Borrowers are tiny people who live in the secret places of old houses - behind the mantlepiece, inside the harpsichord, under …

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  • The Boy in the Tower

    Author: Polly Ho-Yen

    Interest level: 9+

    Reading age: 9+

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  • The Boy in the Tower

    Author: Polly Ho-Yen

    Interest level: 9+

    Reading age: 9+

    Taking place in a believable urban, multicultural environment that will be familiar to many young readers, Polly Ho-Yen's debut is…

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  • The Day the Crayons Quit

    Author: Drew Daywalt Illustrator: Oliver Jeffers

    Interest level: 3+

    Reading age: 7+

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  • The Day the Crayons Quit

    Author: Drew Daywalt Illustrator: Oliver Jeffers

    Interest level: 3+

    Reading age: 7+

    Award-winning illustrator and artist Oliver Jeffers has teamed up with film writer and director Drew Daywalt to create this gorgeo…

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  • The Gruffalo

    Author: Julia Donaldson Illustrator: Axel Scheffler

    Interest level: 1-5

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  • The Gruffalo

    Author: Julia Donaldson Illustrator: Axel Scheffler

    Interest level: 1-5

    Reading age:

    In this much-loved picture book, a little mouse walks through the woods and encounters a fox, an owl and a snake.

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  • The Hobbit

    Author: JRR Tolkien

    Interest level: 8+

    Reading age: 10+

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  • The Hobbit

    Author: JRR Tolkien

    Interest level: 8+

    Reading age: 10+

    This well-loved fantasy story has delighed readers ever since its first publication in 1937.

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  • The Illustrated Mum

    Author: Jacqueline Wilson Illustrator: Nick Sharratt

    Interest level: 10-14

    Reading age: 10+

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  • The Illustrated Mum

    Author: Jacqueline Wilson Illustrator: Nick Sharratt

    Interest level: 10-14

    Reading age: 10+

    This is a moving yet unsentimental account of two children coming to terms with their mother’s depression, mental instability and …

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  • The Journey

    Author: Francesca Sanna

    Interest level: 7-9

    Reading age: 7+

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  • The Journey

    Author: Francesca Sanna

    Interest level: 7-9

    Reading age: 7+

    What is it like to leave everything behind and travel somewhere strange? This incredibly poignant story introduces the concept of …

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  • The Neverending Story

    Author: Michael Ende Translator: Ralph Manheim

    Interest level: 9-11

    Reading age: 9+

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  • The Neverending Story

    Author: Michael Ende Translator: Ralph Manheim

    Interest level: 9-11

    Reading age: 9+

    When Bastian hides in an antique bookshop to escape bullies, he stumbles across a mysterious leatherbound book which carries him i…

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  • The Owl Service

    Author: Alan Garner

    Interest level: 12+

    Reading age: 12+

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  • The Owl Service

    Author: Alan Garner

    Interest level: 12+

    Reading age: 12+

    When Alison finds a curious dinner service in the attic, the discovery sets off a strange chain of events that look set to affect …

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  • The Sheep-Pig

    Author: Dick King-Smith Illustrator: Mike Terry

    Interest level: 6+

    Reading age: 7+

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  • The Sheep-Pig

    Author: Dick King-Smith Illustrator: Mike Terry

    Interest level: 6+

    Reading age: 7+

    When Farmer Hogget wins a piglet at the fair, he is amazed that Fly, his sheep-dog, welcomes him as one of her own pups.

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  • The Silver Sword

    Author: Ian Seraillier

    Interest level: 9-11

    Reading age: 9+

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  • The Silver Sword

    Author: Ian Seraillier

    Interest level: 9-11

    Reading age: 9+

    In the chaos of World War II, Ruth, Edek and Bronia are separated from their parents, and left alone to fend for themselves, hidin…

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  • The Snowy Day

    Author: Ezra Jack Keats

    Interest level: 2-5

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  • The Snowy Day

    Author: Ezra Jack Keats

    Interest level: 2-5

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    When Peter wakes up one winter morning to find the world has turned white, he can’t wait to put on his snowsuit and get out into t…

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  • The Story of Ferdinand

    Author: Munro Leaf Illustrator: Robert Lawson

    Interest level: 4-5

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  • The Story of Ferdinand

    Author: Munro Leaf Illustrator: Robert Lawson

    Interest level: 4-5

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    Ferdinand the bull doesn't want to butt heads or fight the Matador - he just wants to sit quietly and smell the flowers. Munro Lea…

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  • The Wheel of Surya

    Author: Jamila Gavin

    Interest level: 10-14

    Reading age: 9+

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  • The Wheel of Surya

    Author: Jamila Gavin

    Interest level: 10-14

    Reading age: 9+

    A story of adventure, trauma and courage set in India and England against a backdrop of imperialism, a world war and the violent u…

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  • This is Our House

    Author: Michael Rosen Illustrator: Bob Graham

    Interest level: 3+

    Reading age: 5+

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  • This is Our House

    Author: Michael Rosen Illustrator: Bob Graham

    Interest level: 3+

    Reading age: 5+

    George wants his cardboard house all to himself. But when he goes to the loo, his friends fill his house …

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  • Uncle Bobby's Wedding

    Author: Sarah S Brannen & Lucia Soto

    Interest level: 4-7

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  • Uncle Bobby's Wedding

    Author: Sarah S Brannen & Lucia Soto

    Interest level: 4-7

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    This huggable treat of a book is a gorgeous and heartfelt celebration of weddings, as Chloe learns that just because her Uncle Bob…

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  • Under the Moon and Over the Sea

    Author: John Agard and Grace Nichols Illustrator: Cathie Felstead Jane Ray Christopher Corr Sara Fanelli and Satoshi Kitamura

    Interest level: 6-11

    Reading age: 6+

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  • Under the Moon and Over the Sea

    Author: John Agard and Grace Nichols Illustrator: Cathie Felstead Jane Ray Christopher Corr Sara Fanelli and Satoshi Kitamura

    Interest level: 6-11

    Reading age: 6+

    This joyful collection of more than 50 poems superbly conjures the sights, sounds and rhythms of the Caribbean. 

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  • Varjak Paw

    Author: SF Said

    Interest level: 9-11

    Reading age: 8+

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  • Varjak Paw

    Author: SF Said

    Interest level: 9-11

    Reading age: 8+

    Pedigree cat Varjak Paw lives in a luxurious mansion with his family, but when trouble comes to their door, he's forced to escape …

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  • Werewolf Club Rules

    Author: Joseph Coelho Illustrator: John O'Leary

    Interest level: 7-12

    Reading age: 8

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  • Werewolf Club Rules

    Author: Joseph Coelho Illustrator: John O'Leary

    Interest level: 7-12

    Reading age: 8

    Coelho follows in a noble tradition headed by Agard, Ahlberg, McGough and Rosen, who turn everyday life into memorable poetic mini…

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  • What Happened To You?

    Author: James Catchpole Illustrator: Karen George

    Interest level: 4-8

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  • What Happened To You?

    Author: James Catchpole Illustrator: Karen George

    Interest level: 4-8

    Reading age:

    Joe just wants to play pirates, but the other children notice that he only has one leg and start asking him a barrage of questions…

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  • Winnie-the-Pooh

    Author: A A Milne Illustrator: E H Shepard

    Interest level: 4+

    Reading age: 7+

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  • Winnie-the-Pooh

    Author: A A Milne Illustrator: E H Shepard

    Interest level: 4+

    Reading age: 7+

    No child's library could be complete without A A Milne's stories about Pooh, Christopher Robin and their friends in the Hundred Ac…

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  • Wonder

    Author: R J Palacio

    Interest level: 9+

    Reading age: 9+

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  • Wonder

    Author: R J Palacio

    Interest level: 9+

    Reading age: 9+

    August ('Auggie') Pullman can't help but stand out - he was born with a severe facial deformity. Written in the first person, Wond…

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  • Would You Rather…

    Author: John Burningham

    Interest level: 3-6

    Reading age: 5-7

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  • Would You Rather…

    Author: John Burningham

    Interest level: 3-6

    Reading age: 5-7

    A classic for children, Would You Rather... presents an alternative to a traditional story by imagining a mixture of fan…

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