Form 3 & 4 Reading List

Year 3 & 4 Reading List

Below are suggested reading titles of book for pupils in Forms 3 & 4. We hope you find them useful!


Dumb Creatures – Jeanne Willis

The Butterfly Lion – Michael Morpurgo

The Peppermint Pig – Nina Bowden

Doctor Dolittle – Hugh Lofting

The Village Dinosaur – Phyllis Arckle

The Tales of Olga da Polga – Michael Bond

The Great Elephant Chase – Gillian Cross

The Way to Sattin Shore – Phillipa Pearce

The Legend of Captain Crow’s Teeth – Eoin Colfer

The Sandman and the Turtles – Michael Morpurgo

Beaver Towers – Nigel Hinton


The 13 Storey Treehouse – Andy Griffiths

Mr Stink – David Walliams

The Boy in the Dress – David Walliams

Awful Auntie – David Walliams

Ratburger – David Walliams

My Friend’s a Werewolf – Pete Johnson


Cows in Action – Steve Cole

Emil and the Detectives – Erich Kastner

Operation Gadgetman! – Malorie Blackman

How to Train Your Dragon – Helen Cresswell

The Great Elephant Chase – Gillian Cross

The Last Castaways – Harry horse

The Falcon’s Malteser – Anthony Horowitz

The House that Sailed Away – Pat Hutchins

Dimanche Diller – Henrietta Bradford


The Children of Green Knowe – Lucy M Boston

War Game – Michael Foreman

The Roman Mysteries: The Thieves of Ostia – Caroline Lawrence

Carrie’s War – Nina Bawden

The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips – Michael Morpurgo

William Shakespeare Scenes from the Life of the World’s Greatest Writer – Mick Manning


Earth Giant – Melvyn Burgess

Angels Unlimited – Annie Dalton

The Spiderwick Chronicles – Tony Diterlizzi

Araminta Spook series – Angie Sage

The Strongest Girl in the World – Sally Gardner

The Boy Who Could fly – Sally Gardner

The Invisible Boy – Sally Gardner

The Smallest Girl Ever – Sally Gardner

How to Train Your Parents – Pete Johnson

Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series – Jeff Kinney

Give Peas a Chance – Morris Gleitzman

Well-loved Authors

The BFG – Roald Dahl

The Twits – Roald Dahl

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – Roald Dahl

George’s Marvellous Medicine – Roald Dahl

The Narnia Books – C.S Lewis

Sleepovers – Jacqueline Wilson

Cilffhanger – Jacqueline Wilson

The Lottie Project – Jacqueline Wilson

Double Act – Jacqueline Wilson

Take a Good Look – Jacqueline Wilson

The Suitcase Kid – Jacqueline Wilson

Mary Poppins Series – P.L Travers

A Christmas Carol – Charles Dickens

Tom’s Midnight Garden – Phillipa Pearce

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