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Year 6 Book List

Here is a list of books that we recommend for a Year 6 child.


Title Author
Carrie's War Nina Bawden
When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit Judith Kerr
Forgotten Voices of the Second World War Mar Arthur
The Diamond of Drury Lane Julia Golding
Framed Frank Cottrell Boyce
Homecoming Cynthia Voigt
Noughts and Crosses Malorie Blackman
Knife Edge Malorie Blackman
Private Peaceful Michael Morpurgo
The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole aged 13 3/4 Sue Townsend
Treasure Island Robert Louis Stevenson
Mortal Engines Philip Reeve
Clockwork Philip Pullman
Dragon Keeper Carole Wilkinson
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Mark Haddon
Peter Pan J M Barrie
Wizard of Oz F Baum
Robinson Crusoe Daniel Defoe
Oliver Twist Charles Dickens
Jungle Book Rudyard Kipling
The Railway Children  E Nesbit
The Borrowers M Nortan
Alex Rider Series Anthony Horowitz
My Story Varous Authors
Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl Ed. Otto H Frank
Boy Overboard Morris Gleitzman
Sabriel Garth Nix
Alice in Wonderland Lewis Carroll
Goodnight Mr Tom Michelle Magorian
The Woman in White Wilkie Collins
Emil and the Detectives Erich Kästner
Jurassic Park Michael Crichton
Northern Lights Phillip Pullman
The One Hundred and One Dalmations Dodie Smith
White Fang Jack London
Call of the Wild Jack London