6 to 7 Year Olds Reading List 

Visiting the Library 

Make visiting your local library a part of your weeks activity and put the time in you home learning diary. 

The library is a great place to find some great books and you can borrow them for free.

The library service has a very large number of books to look at and you can borrow them as often as you like. 

Choose the books you want to read this week and then swop them next week for some new ones. It is that easy!

Here are some really good authors to look out for 

Anne Fine

Dick King-Smith

Janet Ahlberg

Jill Tomlinson 

​Roald Dahl

Shirley Hughes

Story Book Suggestions 

All Because of Jackson by Dick King-Smith

At Our House by Isabel Minhos Martins

Beast Quest by Adam Blade

Dilly The Dinosaur by Tony Bradman 

Dog in the Dungeon by Lucy Daniels

Dog Man by Day Pilkey

Fantastic Mr Fox by Roald Dahl

Flat Stanley by Jeff Brown

Harry the Poisonous Centipede by Lynne Reid Banks

Ice Palace by Robert Swindells

It Was a Dark and Stormy Night by Janet Ahlberg

Kid Normal by Greg James

King Kong by Anthony Browne

Leon and the Place Between by Angle McAllister and Grahame Baker-Smith

Mrs Cockle's Car by Philippa Pearce

Mrs Pepperpot Stories by Alf Proysen

My Naughty Little Sister by Dorothy Edwards

Picasso Perkins by Adele Geras

StoryWorlds: A Moment in Time: A Perpetual Picture Atlas by Thomas Hegbrook

The Abominables by Eva Ibbotson

The Accidental Prime Minister by Tom McLaughlin

The Boy Who Grew Dragons by Andy Shepherd

The Cat in the Hat by Dr Seuss

The Diary of a Killer Cat by Anne Fine

The Giving tree by Shel Silverstein

The Invisible Boy by Trudy Ludwig

The Magic Finger by Road Dahl

The Orchard Book of First Greek Myths 

The Owl Who Was Afraid of the Dark by Jill Tomlinson 

The Railway Cat by Phyllis Arkle

The Reluctant Dragon by Kenneth Grahame

The Secret World of Polly Flint by Helen Cresswell

The true Story of the 3 Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka 

The World According to Humphrey by Betty G. Birney

Unusual Day by Sandi Toksvig

Varjak Paw by SF Said

Voice in the Park by Anthony Browne

Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

Who's in the Loo? by Jeanne Willis

Wild the Mighty Worrier Saves the World by Georgia Pritchett

Willa and Old Miss Annie by Berlie Doherty

Winnie-the-Pooh Collection by A. A. Milne 



Vintage Comic Books

Non Fiction Suggestions

What is poo? by Katie Daynes with Marta Alvarez Miguens 

The Diversity of Life on Earth by Nicola Davies with Emily Sutton



Magazines and Comic Suggestions