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Year 5 - Recommended Book List

Year 5 Book List


  • Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling
  • The Hobbit by J. R.R. Tolkien
  • Who Let the Gods Out by Maz Evans
  • Beetle Boy by MG Leonard
  • The Roald Dahl collection
  • Horrible Histories collection by Terry Deary
  • My Gym Teacher is an Alien Overlord by David Solomons
  • Sputnik’s Guide to Life on Earth by Frank Cottrell Boyce
  • The Person Controller by David Baddiel
  • The World’s Worst Children 2 by David Walliams
  • Wonder by R.J. Palacio
  • Cosmic by Frank Cottrell Boyce
  • There’s a Boy in the Girls’ Bathroom by Louis Sachar
  • The Goldfish Boy by Lisa Thompson
  • The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • Coraline by Neil Gaiman
  • Clockwork by Philip Pullman
  • His Dark Materials by Philip Pullman
  • The Silver Sword by Ian Serraillier
  • Gaslight by Eloise Williams
  • The Girl of Ink and Stars by Kiran Millwood
  • Johnny and the Bomb – Terry Pratchett
  • Mucking About – John Chambers
  • Danger Really is Everywhere: School of Danger by David O’Doherty
  • The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole by Sue Townsend
  • Tom Gates series by Liz Pichon
  • The Tales of Beedle and Bard by J.K. Rowling