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Year 4 Book List

Here is a list of books that we think are good for your child to read.


Average Reads


Book Title Author
Fair's Fair Leon Garfield
The Kingdom's Under the Sea Joan Aiken
A Necklace of Raindrops Joan Aiken
The Twits Roald Dahl
The Stone Book Alan Garner
The Cat Mummy Jacqueline Wilson
Clever Polly and the Stupid Wolf Catherine Storr
The Iron Man Ted Huges
Vlad the Drac Ann Jungman
The Julian Stories Ann Cameron
It was a Dark and Stormy Night Janet and Allen Ahlberg
The Vanishment of Thomas Tull Janet and Allen Ahlberg
Dilly the Dinosaur Tony Bradman
The Bears of Hemlock Mountain Alice Dalgliesh
The Village Dinosaur Phyllis Arkle
What's the Matter, Royston Knapper? Gervase Phinn
It's too Frightning for me Shirley Hughes
Flat Stanley Jeff Brown
The Secret Seven Enid Blyton
Haffertee Hamster John and Janet Perkins
Kung Fu Pigs: Hostages of the Jade Wolf Keith Brumpton
Katie Morag delivers the Mail Mairi Hedderwick
The True Story of the Tree Little Pigs Jon Scieszka
The Owl who was Afraid of the Dark Jill Tomlinson
Horrid Henry Francesca Simon
The Shrinking of Treehorn Florence Parry Heide
The Magic Finger Roald Dahl
Fantastic Mr Fox Roald Dahl
Dinner Ladies Don't Count Bernard Ashley
The Little Prince Antoine de Saint-Expery
The Stinky Cheeseman and Other Fairly Stupid Tales Jon Scieszka
The Hignwayman Alfred Noyes and Charles Keeping
Spacebaby Henriette Branford


Tricky Reads


Book Title Author
The Wolves of Willoughby Chase Joan Aiken
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Lewis Carroll
The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe C.S.Lewis
Stig of the Dump Clive King
Charlotte's Web E.B.White
The BFG Roald Dahl
Matilda Roald Dahl
Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIHM  Robert C. O'Brien
Tales of the Fourth Grade Nothing Judy Blume
Superfudge Judy Blume
Tuck Everlasting Natalie Babbitt
Thunder and Lightnings

Jan Mark

The Ghost of Thomas Kempe Penelope Lively
The Eighteenth Emergency Betsy Byers
The Turbulent Term of Tyke Tyler Gene Kempe
The Battle of Bubble ad Squeak Philippa Pearce
The Dream Time Henry Treece
Odysseus, The Greatest of Them All Tony Robinson and Richard Curtis
Winnie the Pooh A.A.Mile
The House at Pooh Corner A.A.Mile
The Worst Witch Jill Murphy
The Incredible Adventures of Professor Branestawm Norman Hunter
The Hundred and One Dalmations Dodie Smith
Quirky Tales Paul Jennings
War Horse Michael Morpurgo
Private Peaceful Michael Morpurgo
The Demon Headmaster Gillian Cross
Kensuke's Kingdom Michael Morpurgo
The Silver Sword Ian Serrailier