Lovereading4kids Weekly Staff Picks

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Reading is fundamental to the development of children and countless research shows the links between good reading skills from an early age and future success in life. However, finding books children want to read or authors that excite them, can be difficult; the choice is daunting and guidance rather thin on the ground.

So, Lovereading4kids was created to be the best recommendation site for Children’s Book from toddlers to teens. It has been created using the experience we have as parents and book lovers, who want our children to read great books. Secondly, it has been created from what we have learned from setting up our first book site

Books for all ages! Top downloads

Books for Babies and Toddlers Baby and Toddler

  1. Gordon's Great Escape by Sue Hendra
  2. The Crocodile Who Didn't Like Water by Gemma Merino
  3. Ho-Ho-Hopeless Santa by Rebecca Gerlings

Featured Books for 3+ readers 3+ readers

  1. There's a Snake in My School! by David Walliams
  2. We Found a Hat by Jon Klassen
  3. Time Now to Dream by Timothy Knapman

Featured Books for 5+ readers 5+ readers

  1. Queen Munch and Queen Nibble by Carol Ann Duffy
  2. They All Saw a Cat by Brendan Wenzel
  3. Motor Miles by John Burningham

Featured Books for 7+ readers 7+ readers

  1. The Fox and the Ghost King by Michael Morpurgo
  2. The Pumpkin Project by Katie Smith
  3. Grace-Ella Spells for Beginners by Sharon Marie Jones

Featured Books for 9+ readers 9+ readers

  1. The War Next Door by Phil Earle
  2. The Christmasaurus by Tom Fletcher
  3. The Secret of Nightingale Wood by Lucy Strange

Featured Books for 11+ readers 11+ readers

  1. Clover Moon by Jacqueline Wilson
  2. Spirit of the Jungle by Bear Grylls
  3. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling

Featured Books for 13+ readers 13+ readers

  1. The Wrong Train by Jeremy De Quidt
  2. One by Sarah Crossan
  3. Reckless II: Living Shadows by Cornelia Funke

Featured Books for Young Adults YA readers

  1. The Deviants by C. J. Skuse
  2. Flawed by Cecelia Ahern
  3. Lie Kill Walk Away by Matt Dickinson

Register now – FREE for a unique range of services specifically created to help parents and anyone who likes to buy books for children choose the best books for boys and girls of all ages.

  • Download and print off the Opening Extract of every ‘featured book’ on our site, even the picture books.
  • Discover new writers through our unique children’s author ‘like-for-like’ recommendation service.
  • Read our exclusive online book reviews by Julia Eccleshare, author and children’s books editor at the Guardian.
  • Enjoy regular emails to keep you up to date on the latest and best in your chosen age ranges. (Please be reassured that your e-mail address will remain confidential to Lovereading and not sold to any of those horrible spam people).

Register now and try it out. We know choosing books for children will become a joy!

It’s really exciting to read and review new books, thrilling to see my reviews online and I love finding the final published copies on sale.

Sam Harper – age 10

A great way to introduce kids to great books, authors & genres. Parents can find age-appropriate books to share with their children.

Judi Davies – Aberdare Girls Sch

Love “Lovereading4kids” as my son gets to hear about & read new books before his mates which keeps him interested in reading=a very happy Mum

Liz Evans

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman

Writing reviews help the children with their literacy skills and we always read the books together which gives us good quality family time!

Cat Bisland (on behalf of the Bi

It’s so easy to find the right book for your child. Such an easy-to-use, yet in-depth website. 100% reliable.

Pippa, Jack, Liam & Matthew Wils

We love Lovereading as my 5 year old loves to read new books before anyone else has a chance, she says it makes reading exciting!

Tracey Chorley

I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East


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