100 picture books to read before you are 5 years old. A selection of picture books which are ideal for children who are learning to read in Nursery, Early Years EYFS, infants and Pre-Prep schools.
Please find below our suggested reading lists for children in Key Stage One aged 5, aged 6 and aged 7, in reception, Year 1 and Year 2 infant classes in primary school. These books include bestselling picture books, short chapter books and longer texts to encourage both shared reading, individual reading and reading for pleasure.
The School Reading List compiles this list of recommended books monthly. This book of the month list highlights new releases and editions of fiction and non-fiction books suitable for children and young adults aged 5-16.
A selection of reading books to challenge and interest Year 1 pupils – aged 5-6 – in KS1 primary schools. Authors include Michael Rosen and Margaret Mahy.
A selection of reading books to challenge and interest Year 2 pupils – aged 6-7 – in KS1 primary schools. Authors include Eoin Colfer and Enid Blyton.