Reception Reading List

Reception Reading List

There are an abundance of picture books which will appeal to both children and their parents alike. Here we share a selection of funny, inspiring, informative and beautiful pictures books, which we recommend for Reception age children.

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The Blue Giant – Katie Cottle

Somebody Swallowed Stanley – Sarah Roberts

Look after your planet – Lauren Child

Here we are – Oliver Jeffers

The World Book – Joe Fullman & Rose Blake

Look What I Found In the Woods – Moira Butterfield

The Body Book – Hannah Alice

The Storm Whale – Benji Davies

Little People, Big Dreams Series

The Whale Who Wanted More – Jim Field

My Beautiful Voice – Joseph Coelho

Big Words for Little People: Respect – Helen Mortimer

Stella and the Seagull – Georgina Stevens & Izzy Burton

Coming to England – Floella Benjamin

Dear Earth – Isabel Otter

The Story Thief – Graham Carter

What We’ll Build – Oliver Jeffers

Space Tortoise – Ross Montgomery

The Queen’s Hat – Steve Antony

Planet Awesome – Stacy McAnulty

Too Much Stuff! – Emily Gravett

The Spots and the Dots – Helen Baugh

The Wall and the Wild – Christina Dendy

How Beautiful – Melissa Castrillon

Superworm – Julia Donaldson

Little Glow – Katie Sahota

The Day Fin Flooded the World – Adam Stower

The Last Seaweed Pie – Wenda Shurety

The Tale of the Whale – Karen Swann

Stuck – Oliver Jeffers

The Proudest Blue – Ibtihaj Muhammad

How to Hide a Lion at School – Helen Stephens

The Darkest Dark – Chris Hadfield

Iggy Peck, Architect – Andrea Beaty

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