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You can create your own school's page, develop tailored reading lists to share with peers and parents...all helping encourage reading for pleasure in your children.

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Change Sings

An inspirational anthem of empowerment for all children from the presidential inaugural poet

Book Cover for Change Sings by Amanda Gorman

The Dream House

Suffused in lyrical enchantment, this heart-rending, honest, child-centred exploration of grief is uniquely powerful

Book Cover for The Dream House by Laura Dockrill

The Five Clues (Don't Doubt The Rainbow 1)

A taut, compulsively readable thriller

Book Cover for The Five Clues (Don't Doubt The Rainbow 1) by Anthony Kessel

British Museum: A History of the World in 25 Cities

An informative, inspiring treasure trove that takes readers on an epic, in-depth tour of extraordinary cities around the globe and across time

Book Cover for British Museum: A History of the World in 25 Cities by Tracey Turner, Andrew Donkin

This Is My Truth

Two devoted friends, two sets of struggles, one heart-warming story of overcoming fear and bullies through courage and facing the truth

Book Cover for This Is My Truth by Yasmin Rahman

Utterly Dark and the Face of the Deep

A roller coaster of a story with the survival of orphaned Utterly Dark, one of the most charming and feisty young heroines, at its heart

Book Cover for Utterly Dark and the Face of the Deep by Philip Reeve

What it's Like to be a Bird

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly? Or to live high in the tree tops? Or perhaps you've wondered what birds do when no one is looking? Birds have some of the most extraordinary - and peculiar - behaviours on the planet. Ravens love PLAYING games.

Book Cover for What it's Like to be a Bird by Tim Birkhead

You Will Be Okay

A comforting, practical and go-to expert toolkit for children dealing with loss and grief

Book Cover for You Will Be Okay by Julie Stokes

My Beautiful Voice

A sensitive and beautiful portrayal of anxiety, shyness and the positive life enhancing power of poetry

Book Cover for My Beautiful Voice by Joseph Coelho

Peanut Jones and the Illustrated City

Lavishly illustrated, endlessly inventive and exciting first adventure for a great new character

Book Cover for Peanut Jones and the Illustrated City by Rob Biddulph

The Week at World's End

Modern history from a master historical novelist

Book Cover for The Week at World's End by Emma Carroll

Ergo

An enlightening new story about discovering the world - and your place in it

Book Cover for Ergo by Alexis Deacon

Splinters of Sunshine

A gripping road trip to solve a mystery and revive a damaged friendship

Book Cover for Splinters of Sunshine by Patrice Lawrence

Latest Children's Book Reviews

Super Happy Magic Forest

A proper story about friendship and bravery - and jokes on every page!


A quest is a quest is a quest, even if the heroes are brightly coloured and quite ridiculously cute picturebook characters, in this case a unicorn called Blossom, a fairy called Twinkle, a gnome called Herbert, a faun called Hoofies (likes: making merry; dislikes: clothes), and a mushroom called Trevor! When the magical Crystals of Life are stolen from the Super Happy Magical Forest, it’s up to this band of friends to go after them, braving penguins, ghosts and even wasps on their journey. It’s all great fun with jokes on every page for children and ... Read Full Review

Andrea Reece

When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit


A life-enhancing book and even more amazing because this is the late author's own story, telling of her and her family's flight from Nazi Germany from their home and everything they knew to become refugees, first in Switzerland and then in Paris. - Michael Morpurgo This unforgettable story of a Jewish family fleeing Germany before the Second World War is now available in a special hardback celebratory 50th anniversary edition. Read Full Review

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The Mog Treasury Six Classic Stories About Mog the Forgetful Cat

Share in fifty years of a really remarkable cat...


A review for Mog the Forgetful Cat A classic story about a loveable cat who saves the day in an amazing way. Mog always seems to be in trouble. She is not especially clever and she is very forgetful with the result that she often ends up doing all kinds of things that she shouldn’t. In fact, she almost always seems to be in trouble. But when Mog disturbs a burglar stealing the silver she is suddenly the best cat in the world! A warm-hearted story, which captures the very special relationship of a family pet. Read Full Review

Andrea Reece

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About LoveReading4Schools

LoveReading is the UK’s leading portfolio of book recommendation websites. Our mission is to promote a love of books and reading to all by offering the tools, advice and information needed to help our members and browsers to find their next favourite book.

LoveReading4Schools is a critical part of this and one we take very seriously. As a community we believe we have a social responsibility to support time-strapped teachers and librarians in schools to help engender a life-long love of reading in their students.

This new website relaunched in January 2019 and comes with tons of added functionality and a fully updated set of reading recommendation lists for every year group from Early Years to Year 11.

In addition, we will be regularly publishing other lists of great relevance and importance for schools today including lists of Inspirational Books, Cultural Books, Reluctant Readers Recommendations and Mental Health and Wellbeing.

It will also house every book we read, review and recommend on our sister site LoveReading4Kids which was relaunched in October.

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