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Year 5 Book List

Here is a list of books that we think would be good for a Year 5 child to read.


Title Author
Northern Lights Philip Pullman
A Christmas Carol Charles Dickens
How to Train your Dragon Series Cressida Cowell
Watership Down Richard Adams
Little Woman Louisa May Alcott
The Wind in the Willows Kenneth Grahame
Anne of Green Gables L M Montgomery
Black Beauty Anna Sewell
There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom Louis Sachar
Harry Potter Series J K Rowling
The Peppermint Pig Nina Bawden
Sir Gawain & The Green Knight Salina Hastings
Arthur High King of Britain Michael Morpurgo
Danny Champion of the World Roald Dahl
Step by Wicked Step

Anne Fine

Michael Rosen's A-Z Michael Rosen
Dragon Rider Cornelia Funke
The Borrowers Mary Norton
The Iron Woman Ted Hughes
Artemis Fowl and the Eternity Code Eoin Colfer
Cosmic Frank Cottrelll Boyce
Eagle of the Ninth Rosemary Sutcliff
Mortal Engines Philip Reeve
Once Morris Gleitzman
Pig Heart Boy Maloric Blackman
Sky Hawk Gill Lewis
Stormbreaker Anthony Horowitz
The Owl Service Alan Garner
The Wolves of Willoughby Chase Joan Aiken