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Year 4

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Year 4 Recommended Book List

Fiction, short stories, poetry, non-fiction and picture books for year 4

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Book Packs

£72.00

A Necklace of Raindrops by Joan Aiken (group set, 7 books)

'This is how it all began'. From "A Necklace of Raindrops" to "The Patchwork Quilt", here are eight classic stories to treasure and enjoy. Beginning and ending with a birthday,... Read more

£179.00

Explorer, The by Katherine Rundell (class set, 30 books)

Winner of the Children's Book Prize Winner of the Costa Children's Book Award Winner of the London Book Fair Children's Travel Book of the Year. Shortlisted for the Independent Bookshop... Read more

£47.00

Explorer, The by Katherine Rundell (group set, 7 books)

Winner of the Children's Book Prize Winner of the Costa Children's Book Award Winner of the London Book Fair Children's Travel Book of the Year. Shortlisted for the Independent Bookshop... Read more

£95.00

Explorer, The by Katherine Rundell (half class set, 15 books)

Winner of the Children's Book Prize Winner of the Costa Children's Book Award Winner of the London Book Fair Children's Travel Book of the Year. Shortlisted for the Independent Bookshop... Read more

£41.00

I Was a Rat by Philip Pullman (group set, 7 books)

When a small boy turns up on Bob and Joan's doorstep unable to say much except 'I was a rat', the kindly couple adopt him. It seems strange but Bob... Read more

£41.00

Kick by Mitch Johnson (group set, 7 books)

Budi's plan is simple. He's going to be a star. Budi's going to play for the greatest team on earth, instead of sweating over each stitch he sews, each football... Read more

£41.00

Krindlekrax by Philip Ridley (group set, 7 books)

Ruskin Splinter is small and thin, with knock-knees, thick glasses and a squeaky voice, and the idea of him taming a dragon makes the whole class laugh. Big, strong Elvis... Read more

£53.00

Lion and the Unicorn, The by Shirley Hughes (group set, 7 books)

As Lenny's father goes off to fight in the second world war he gives his son a brass badge with a lion and a unicorn on it. Lenny keeps it... Read more

£59.00

Major Glad and Major Dizzy by Jan Oke (group set, 7 books)

Major Glad, Major Dizzy is a story about two toy soldiers hidden beneath the floor of a London house in 1870, during the reign of Queen Victoria. As years go... Read more

£39.00

Mousehole Cat, The by Antonia Barber, Nicola Bayley (group set, 7 books)

This is the stunningly illustrated story of the seaside village of Mousehole Cornwall, where Mowzer the cat lives happily with old fisherman Tom - Tom who rocks the rocking chair... Read more

£47.00

Murderer's Ape, The by Jakob Wegelius (group set, 7 books)

Sally Jones is not only a loyal friend, she's an extraordinary individual. In overalls or in a maharaja's turban, this unique gorilla moves among humans without speaking but understanding everything.... Read more

£33.00

Ottoline and the Yellow Cat by Chris Riddell (group set, 7 books)

Introducing Miss Ottoline Brown, an exceptionally inquisitive Mistress of Disguise, and her partner in crime, Mr. Munroe. No puzzle is ever too tricky for the two of them to solve...... Read more

£33.00

Reluctant Dragon, The by Kenneth Grahame (group set, 7 books)

Classic retelling of the George and the Dragon story by the author of The Wind in the Willows. 'Now, dragon,' said the Boy imploringly. 'You've got to fight him some... Read more

£41.00

Running on Empty by S.E. Durrant (group set, 7 books)

AJ's grandfather has always been the one to keep his unusual family together, so when he dies things start to unravel at the edges. AJ is worried about his parents... Read more

£47.00

Silver Swan, The by Michael Morpurgo, Christian Birmingham (group set, 7 books)

A boy living by a Scottish loch sees a beautiful silver swan land on the water. She remains at the loch, mates and there are soon five cygnets too. The... Read more

£41.00

Sky Dancer by Gill Lewis (group set, 7 books)

Joe has always loved the moorlands above his home: the wildness, the freedom, the peace. But since his father died, everything has changed, and the moors are no longer a... Read more

£47.00

Tree of Life by Rochelle Strauss (group set, 7 books)

If every known species on Earth were a leaf on a tree, the tree would have almost 2 million leaves. Humans are just one leaf on this tree of life.... Read more

£47.00

True Story of the 3 Little Pigs,The by Jon Scieszka, Lane Smith (group set, 7 books)

You may think you know the story of the Three Little Pigs and the Big Bad Wolf - but only one person knows the real story. And that person is... Read more

£47.00

When Jessie Came Across the Sea by Amy Hest, P J Lynch (group set, 7 books)

Thirteen-year-old Jessie lives with her grandmother in an Eastern European shtetl, or village. The two are poor, like everyone else they know, but happy. Then one day the rabbi announces... Read more

£41.00

Wild Robot, The by Peter Brown (group set, 7 books)

'An engaging tale that explores many important themes. We can only hope that Roz serves as the template for all future robots. Peter Brown's illustrations are as marvellous as ever!'... Read more

£41.00

Winter's Tales (group set, 7 books)

A selection of folk tales about winter from all around the world. Find out how spiders invented tinsel, what happened when the spring girl beat the hag of winter, why... Read more

£95.00

Year 4 reading assessment: book pack (14 books)

This pack comprises 2 sets of books, 1 for each term in year 4*.  *NB: Charles Causley's poem collection I Had A Little Cat which includes the poem Maggie Rooney is currently Out of... Read more

£39.00

You Wait Till I'm Older Than You by Michael Rosen (group set, 7 books)

YAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA Get OFF, GET OFF, GET OFF! Well what would you say if your brother kept whacking you with a spoon, or the spider made it all the way up... Read more