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Year 5 Book List

Title Author
Matilda Roald Dahl
Danny Champion of the World Roald Dahl
Boy Roald Dahl
Going Solo Roald Dahl
Charm School Anne Fine
The Sheep Pig Dick King-Smith
The Water Horse Dick King-Smith
Escape to Shangri-La Michael Morpurgo
Long Way Home Michael Morpurgo
The White Horse of Zennor Michael Morpurgo
Toro! Toro! Michael Morpurgo
Farm Boy  Michael Morpurgo
Kensuke's Kingdom Michael Morpurgo
Wreck of Zanzibar Michael Morpurgo
Tracy Beaker Jacquelin Wilson
Best Friends Jacquelin Wilson
Secrets, Midnight Jacquelin Wilson
The Indian in the Cupboard Series Lynne Reid Banks
Harry Potter Series J.K Rowling
Famous Five Enid Blyton
Artemis Fowl Eoin Colfer
Mister Monday Garth Nix
Boy in the Tower Polly Ho-Yen
From Princess E D. Baker
Dragon's Breath E D. Baker
The Boggart Susan Cooper
Dragon Books Cressida Cowell
Harvey Angell Diana Hendry
Dogsbody Diana Wynne Jones
A Tale of Time City Diana Wynne Jones
Skulduggery Pleasant Derek Landy
Playing with Fire Derek Landy
The Witch Trade Michael Molly
The Dog So Small Phillipa Pearce
Dakota of the White Flats Philip Ridley
Scribbleboy Philip Ridley
A Series of Unfortunate Events  Daniel Handler
Muddle Earth Paul Stewart
Tom's Midnight Garden Philippa Pearce
Aquila Andrew Norris
The Sleeping Sword Michael Morpurgo
The Shapeshifter Collection Ali Sparkes
A.N.T.I.D.O.T.E Malorie Blackman
Thief Malorie Blackman
Dead Georgous Malorie Blackman
The Last Free Cat John Blake
Jimmy Coates Sabotage Joe Craig
Iron Heads Susan Gates
Diamond Brothers Series Anthony Horowitz
Wicked Anthony Masters
Storm Runners Barbara Mitchelhill
The Invisible Detective Series Justin Richards
Stormsearch Robert Westall
In The Nick of Time Robert Westall
The Baker Street Boys Anthony Read
The Cats of Seroster Robert Westfall
Black Beauty Anna Sewell
The Midnight Fox Betsy Byars
The Hundred and One Dalmations Dodie Smith
The Marble Crusher Michael Morpurgo
Wild Lives Series Nick Arnold
Sandy Lane Stables Michelle Bates
The Rover Adventures Roddy Doyle
Mrs Frisby and the Rats of Nihm Robert C.O'Brien
Varjak Paw Series S. F. Said
The Jungle Book Rudyard Kipling
I Know What You Did Last Wednesday Anthony Horowitz
Holes Louis Sachar
Pig Heart Boy Malorie Blackman
Hacker Malorie Blackman
The Megician's House Quartet William Corlett
Secret of Platform 13 Eva Ibbotson
The Ghost of Thomas Kempe Penelope Lively
A Stitch in Time Penelope Lively 
Goosebumps Series R. L. Stine
Room 13 Robert Swindle
Double Act Jacqueline Wilson
There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom Louis Sachar
Dork Diaries Collection Rachel Renee Russell
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Collection Jeff Kinney
Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life James Patterson & Chris Tebbetts
Diary of a Sixth Grade Ninja Marcus Emerson
Tales of Fourth Grade Nothing Judy Blume
Big Nate Series Lincoln Peirce
Wayside School Series Louis Sachar
A Turn in the Grave Bowvayne
Molly Moon Georgia Byng
The Spud from Outer Space Susan Gates
The Last Polar Bears Harry Horse
Jiggy McCue Series Michael Lawrence
Demon Dentist David Walliams
Billionaire Boy David Walliams
Grandpa's Great Escape David Walliams
Walter and Me Michael Morpurgo
The Butterfly Lion Michael Morpurgo
Friend or Foe Michael Morpurgo
Letters from the Lighthouse Emma Carroll
Inside Out and Back Again Thanha Lai
The War Saved My Life Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
One Crazy Summer Rita Williams-Garcia
War Boy Michael Foreman
War Game Michael Foreman
Warhorse Michael Morpurgo
War of Jenkins Ear Michael Morpurgo
A Time of Fire Robert Westall
The Abbey Mysteries Cherith Baldry
The Roman Mystery Series Caroline Lawrence
The Way of the Warrior Andrew Matthews
Great Pyramid Robbery Katherine Roberts
The Hobbit JRR Tolkein
Watership Down Richard Adams
Nothern Lights Philip Pullman
Dragon Rider Cornelia Funke
A Little Princess Frances Hodgson Burnett
Ballet Shoes Noel Streatfeild
The BFG Roald Dahl
Carrie's War Nina Bawden
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Roald Dahl
Charlotte's Webb E. B. White
The Chronicles of Narnia C. S. Lewis
Cosmic Frank Cottrell Boyce
Elidor Alan Garner
Flat Stanley Jeff Brown
Gangsta Granny David Walliams
George's Marvellous Medicine Roald Dahl
Goodnight Mr Tom Michelle Magorian
His Dark Materials Philip Pullman
The Hodgeheg Dick King-Smith
Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief Rick Riordan
The Tale of Peter Rabbit Beatrix Potter
The Secret Garden Frances Hodgson Burnett
Stig of the Dump Clive King
The Boy in Striped Pyjamas John Boyne
The Legend of Spud Murphy Eoin Colfer
The Magic Faraway Tree Enid Blyton
The Runaways Ruth Thomas
Street Child Berlie Doherty
A Christmas Carol Charles Dickens
How to Train Your Dragon Cressida Cowell
Little Woman Lousia May Alcott
The Wind in the Willows Kenneth Grahame
Anne of Green Gables L M Monotgomery
The Peppermint Pig Nina Bawden
Sir Gawain & The Green Knight Salina Hastings
Arthur High King of Briton Michael Morpurgo
Step by Wicked Step Anne Fine
Michael Rosen's A-Z Michael Rosen
The Borrowers Mary Norton
The Iron Woman Ted Hughes
Eagle of the Ninth Rosemary Sutcliff
Mortal Engines Philip Reeve
Once Morris Gleitzman
Sky Hawk Gill Lewis
Stormbreaker Anthony Horowitz
The Owl Service Alan Garner
The Wolves of Willoughby Chase Joan Aiken