School Library Pack

For students in Years 7-9, the free School Library Pack includes 40 free books across three categories: Future Classics, Reluctant Readers and Non-Fiction.

With five titles per category, multiple copies of the Future Classics and additional practitioner guidance, the pack is perfect for promoting sociable reading experiences and reading for pleasure.

All mainstream School Library Packs have now been allocated for 2018-19. Registration for 2019-20 will open in September.

See the resources for this year's School Library Packs

School Library Pack illustration

See the full list of books for this year

This pack is most suitable for students aged 11-14 and is designed to be used flexibly in a range of school settings. It includes a variety of formats, such as fiction, non-fiction, verse, graphic novels and accessible titles, to engage all students, no matter where they are on their reading journey.

‘I am always delighted with the range and scope of the packs and have found them a great help in supporting and developing reading for pleasure across school. There is something for everyone!’ School Librarian

School Library Pack Future Classics list

School Library Pack Future Classics list

A Good Day for Climbing Trees by Jaco Jacobs

Boy 87 by Ele Fountain

Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes

The House With Chicken Legs by Sophie Anderson

Star by Star by Sheena Wilkinson


School Library Pack Reluctant Reader list

School Library Pack Reluctant Reader titles

A Different Dog by Paul Jennings

Flesh and Blood by Chris Priestley

The Last Kids on Earth by Max Brallier

Mind Writer by Steve Cole

Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson


School Library Pack Non-Fiction list

School Library Pack non-fiction titles

The Children of Willesden Lane by Mona Golabek and Lee Cohen

Corpse Talk: Ground-Breaking Scientists by Adam & Lisa Murphy

Politics for Beginners by Alex Frith, Rosie Hore and Louie Stowell

Real-Life Mysteries by Susan Martineau

What is Gender? by Juno Dawson


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