Telephone:

01454 867799

Email:

enquiries@barrscourtps.org.uk

Address:

Stephens Drive, Longwell Green, Bristol, BS30 7JB

Headteacher:

J Caunter

Recommended Books – Red

Red Area Recommended Books

Reading is a vital part of your child’s education and it is very important that you continue to hear your child read and share and enjoy books with them – even as they get older. In order to help and encourage further reading with your child, we have compiled a recommended reading list. You will see some popular books on this list and some books which are perhaps less well known. We are hoping that this will enable the children to read more widely and enjoy a range of styles and genres. We have also included some classic books on the list that we feel children should read. Many of these titles are available in school or in the local library.It is also worth having a look at FS2 book recommendations.

The Sheep Pig – Dick King Smith

The Hodgeheg – Dick King Smith

The Kiss that Missed – David Melling

Aladdin and the Enchanted Lamp – Philip Pullman

Hundred Mile an Hour Dog – Jeremy Strong

Jolly Postman – Allan Ahlberg

The Cat that got carried away – Allen Ahlberg

Farmer Duck – Martin Waddell

Tattybogle – Sandra Ann Horn

Max – Bob Graham

Minpins – Roald Dahl

Dear Greenpeace – Simon James

The Tunnel – Anthony Brown

Emperor of Absurdia – Chris Riddell

Flat Stanley – Jeff Brown

The Lighthouse Keeper’ s Lunch – Rhonda and David Armitage

The Owl who was Afraid of the Dark – Jill Tomlinson

Where the Wild Things Are – Maurice Sendak

Owl Babies – Martin Waddell

Funnybones – Ahlberg

Dogger – Shirley Hughes

Elmer – David McKee