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Year 6

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Year 6 Recommended Book List

Fiction, short stories, poetry, non-fiction and picture books for year 6

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£101.00

Arrival, The by Shaun Tan (group set, 7 books, hardback)

What drives so many to leave everything behind and journey alone to a mysterious country, a place without family or friends, where everything is nameless and the future is unknown.... 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

Journey to Jo'burg by Beverley Naidoo (group set, 7 books)

This is the story of love, commitment and the flowering of the human spirit against the background of South Africa's apartheid. Frightened that their baby sister Dineo will die, thirteen-year-old... Read more

£41.00

Jungle Book, The by Rudyard Kipling (group set, 7 books)

The Jungle Book is a classic story of friendship between man and beast. Saved from the jaws of the evil tiger Shere Khan, young Mowgli is adopted by a wolf... 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

£55.00

Lost Thing, The by Shaun Tan (group set, 7 books)

The Lost Thing is a story about a boy who discovers a bizarre-looking creature whilst out collecting bottle-tops at the beach. Having guessed that it is lost, he tries to... 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

£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

Shadow Cage, The by Philippa Pearce (group set, 7 books)

A classic collection of ghost stories and tales of the supernatural from one of the greatest children's writers of all time and author of Tom's Midnight Garden. Beautifully crafted stories... Read more

£41.00

Singing for Mrs Pettigrew by Michael Morpurgo (group set, 7 books)

This collection by the 2003-2005 Children's Laureate, Michael Morpurgo, contains short stories, essays and commentaries to illuminate the craft of storytelling. Analyzing all aspects of writing - character, plot, sources... 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

£41.00

Slog's Dad by David Almond, Dave McKean (group set, 7 books)

Slog believes in life after death. He reckons that the scruffy bloke sitting outside the pork shop is his dad come back to visit him for one last time -... Read more

£41.00

Sun Time Snow Time by Grace Nichols (group set, 7 copies)

Grace Nichols' first collection of poetry for children, Come on into my Tropical Garden, was published in 1988. Give Yourself a Hug followed in 1994. Sun Time Snow Time combines... Read more

£41.00

Tall Story by Candy Gourlay (group set, 7 books)

Be careful what you wish for ...Andi is short. And she has lots of wishes. She wishes she could play on the school basketball team, she wishes for her own... Read more

£179.00

The Rabbits by John Marsden (class set, 30 books)

The Rabbits, written by John Marsden, is partly allegorical fable about colonisation, told from the viewpoint of the colonised. An unseen narrator describes the coming of ‘rabbits’ in the most... Read more

£47.00

The Rabbits by John Marsden (group set, 7 books)

The Rabbits, written by John Marsden, is partly allegorical fable about colonisation, told from the viewpoint of the colonised. An unseen narrator describes the coming of ‘rabbits’ in the most... Read more

£95.00

The Rabbits by John Marsden (half class set, 15 books)

The Rabbits, written by John Marsden, is partly allegorical fable about colonisation, told from the viewpoint of the colonised. An unseen narrator describes the coming of ‘rabbits’ in the most... Read more

£72.00

The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman, Chris Riddell Hardback (group set, 7 books)

On the eve of her wedding, a young queen sets out to rescue a princess from an enchantment. She casts aside her fine wedding clothes, takes her chain mail and... Read more

£41.00

War Horse by Michael Morpurgo (group set, 7 books)

In the deadly chaos of the First World War, one horse witnesses the reality of battle from both sides of the trenches. Bombarded by artillery, with bullets knocking riders from... 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