Top Books For Primary Children

With the summer school term in full swing we’ve taken the time to collect together a list of books for children of primary school age. Ranging from classic tales to new it’s well worth a read!

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Ages 0-5 Years

#1 Each Peach Pear Plum 


A beautiful and timeless picture book from the bestselling illustrator/author team Janet and Allan Ahlberg.

£5.99 from Waterstones

#2 Room On The Broom


Another smash hit from Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, creators of The Gruffalo.

£5.99 from Waterstones

#3 Dear Zoo


This lovely lift-the-flap book was first published in 1982 and has been a favourite with toddlers ever since.

£5.99 from Waterstones

#4 Princess Smartypants


This is a brilliantly funny picture book from Babette Cole.

£6.99 from Waterstones

Ages 6-8 Years

#1 The Enchanted Wood


The Enchanted Wood is the first magical story in the Faraway Tree series by the world’s best-loved children’s author, Enid Blyton

£5.99 from Waterstones

#2 Flat Stanley


Stanley Lambchop is an ordinary boy with an extraordinary problem. One night, a giant pinboard falls on top of him leaving him completely flat.

£4.99 from Waterstones

#3 Mister Magnolia


“Mr Magnolia has only one boot. He has an old trumpet that goes rooty-toot – And two lovely sisters who play on the flute – But Mr Magnolia has only one boot”. By the fabulous Quentin Blake

£6.99 from Waterstones

Ages 9-11 Years

#1 The Witches


No recommended book list would be complete without a Roald Dahl Classic and The Witches is definitely one!

£5.99 from Waterstones

#2 Stig Of The Dump


A much loved modern classic.

£5.99 from Waterstones

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