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Year 2 Book List

Book Author
Mrs Plug the Plumber Series Allan Ahlberg
Solomon's Secret Saviour Pirotta
Peace at Last Jill Murphy
The Tiger who came to tea Judith Kerr
Hairy Maclary from Donaldson's Dairy Lynley Dodd
The Elephant and the Bad Baby Elfrida Vipont and Raymond Briggs
Handa's Surprise Eileen Brown
Can't you sleep Little Bear Martin Waddell and Barbara Firth
Titch Pat Hutchins
The Gruffalo Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler
The Tunnel Anthony Brown
The Jolly Postman By Janet and Allen Ahlberg
Amazing Grace Mary Hoffman and Caroline Binch
Dogger Shirley Hughes
The Mousehole Cat Anthony Brown
The Cat in the Hat Dr Seuss
The Lorax Dr Seuss
Fox in Socks Dr Seuss
Funnybones Janet and Allen Ahlberg
Burglar Bill Janet and Allen Ahlberg
Cops and Robbers Janet and Allen Ahlberg
The Whales Song Dyan Sheldon and Gary Blythe
Prince Cinders Babette Cole
Tales from Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
The Trouble with Mum Babette Cole
Anancy and Mr Dry Bone Fiona French

The Cat Who Lost His Purr

Michelle Coxon

Frightened Fred

Peta Coplans


Kim Lewis

Mog Stories

Judith Kerr

Mr Wolf’s Pancakes

Jan Fearnley

Frog is Frog

Max Velthuijis

Cat and Mouse Story

Michael Rosen

The Snow Lady

Shirley Hughes

Grace and Family

Mary Hoffman and Caroline Binch

The Adventures of Captain Underpants

Dav Pilkey

The Diary of a Killer Cat

Anne Fine

Little Wolf’s Book of Badness

Ian Whybrow

The Magic Finger

Roald Dahl

Mrs Wobble the Waitress

Allan Alhberg

Pirate School: Just a Bit of Wind

Jeremy Strong

George’s Marvellous Medicine

Roald Dahl

The Giraffe, Pelly and Me

Roald Dahl

The Guard Dog

Dick King-Smith

Emily’s Legs

Dick King-Smith



Children’s Illustrated Dictionary


Usborne Books:


The First Encyclopaedia of Science


The First Encyclopaedia of the Human Body


The First Encyclopaedia of Animals


The First Encyclopaedia of Seas and Oceans


The  Children’s World Atlas (internet linked)


Watt’s Great Events Books:


The Great  Fire of London


Watt’s Famous People Series:


Florence  Nightingale