Suggested reading for Year 5


The Wolves of Willoughby Chase Joan Aiken The Secret Platform Eva Ibbotson
Tuck Everlasting Natalie Babbitt Seasons of Splendour Madhur Jeffrey
Carrie's War Nina Bawden Martin's Mice Dick King-Smith
Thief Malorie Blackman The Sheep Pig Dick King-Smith
Hacker Malorie Blackman The Carpet Slippers Dick King-Smith
True Enough Lauren Brooke Just So Stories Dick King-Smith
Sooner or Later Lauren Brooke The Roman Mystery Series Caroline Lawrence
True Spirit Lauren Brooke The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe CS Lewis
The Incredible Journey Shiela Burnford The Magician's Nephew CS Lewis
The Stardust Series Linda Chapman The Horse and His Boy CS Lewis
The Demon Headmaster Gillian Cross The Ghost of Thomas Kempe Penelope Lively
Wolf Gillian Cross The Story of Adolphus Tips Michael Morpurgo
A Map of Nowhere Gillian Cross Kaspar, Prince of Cats Michael Morpurgo
The Green Children Kevin Crossley-Holland Out of the Ashes Michael Morpurgo
Matilda Roald Dahl Wreck of Zanzibar Michael Morpurgo
Danny the Champion of the World Roald Dahl Something Wickedly Weird Chris Mould
The Witches Roald Dahl Animal Rescue Stories Tina Mould
The Cat Ate My Gymsuit Paula Danziger Aquila Andrew Norris
Horrible Histories series Terry Deary Tom's Midnight Garden Philippa Pearce
The Spiderwick Chronicles Tony Di Terlizzi I Was a Rat Phillip Pullman
The London Eye Mystery Siobhan Dowd Clockwork Phillip Pullman
Bill's New Frock Anne Fine Amazon Adventure Stories Willard Price
Charm School Anne Fine Krindlekrax Philip Ridley
Stranger Danger Anne Fine Harry Potter Series JK Rowling
Loudmouth Louis Anne Fine The Silver Sword Ian Seraillier
A Sudden Glow of Gold Anne Fine Series of Unfortunate Events series Lemony Snicket
War Game Michael Foreman The Capricorn Bracelet Rosemary Sutcliff
Igraine the Brave Cornelia Funke Hugo Pepper Stewart and Riddell
Grandpa Chatterji Jamilia Gavin The Mennyms Sylvia Waugh
The Black Book of Secrets FE Higgins Charlotte's Web EB White
The Young Bond Series Charlie Higson Hetty Feather Jacqueline Wilson
Jack Stalwart Secret Agent Series Elizabeth Singer Hunt    


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