Lovereading4kids Staff Picks for October

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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. A Great Big Cuddle by Michael Rosen
  2. Imaginary Fred by Eoin Colfer
  3. Shh! We Have a Plan by Chris Haughton

Featured Books for 3+ readers 3+ readers

  1. Twit to Who? by Smriti Prasadam-Halls
  2. What the Ladybird Heard Next by Julia Donaldson
  3. Aliens Love Dinopants by Claire Freedman

Featured Books for 5+ readers 5+ readers

  1. Thorfinn and the Awful Invasion by David MacPhail
  2. Vikings in the Supermarket by Nick Sharratt
  3. Big Book of Science Things to Make and Do by Leonie Pratt

Featured Books for 7+ readers 7+ readers

  1. Mister Cleghorn's Seal by Judith Kerr
  2. The Ogre of Oglefort by Eva Ibbotson
  3. Harper and the Scarlet Umbrella by Cerrie Burnell

Featured Books for 9+ readers 9+ readers

  1. The Boy Who Sailed the Ocean in an Armchair by Lara Williamson
  2. Haunters by Thomas Taylor
  3. An Eagle in the Snow by Michael Morpurgo M.B.E.

Featured Books for 11+ readers 11+ readers

  1. Listen to the Moon by Michael Morpurgo M.B.E.
  2. The Wolf Wilder by Katherine Rundell
  3. The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands

Featured Books for 13+ readers 13+ readers

  1. One by Sarah Crossan
  2. Thirteen Chairs by Dave Shelton
  3. A Strange Land by Alan Gibbons

Featured Books for Young Adults YA readers

  1. Monster by C.J. Skuse
  2. The Lone City 2: The White Rose by Amy Ewing
  3. Sophie Someone by Hayley Long

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!

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

Liz Evans

It gives me a chance to read types of books that I would not normally try, and it motivates me to read every night to finish it!

Alice Horncastle, age 14

I love Lovereading4kids because I get an opportunity to put my opinion forward and to try new books

Elosie Clarkson – age 11

It is THE website to use for narrowing down your search for any book. Definitely knocks the socks off any other book review website.

Nickey and Tomasz Hawryszczuk

Lovereading4kids is great, we get books really early never late. We love to read and review, and think you would like it too. The excitement

Jasmine Harris-Hart, age 12

I have told all my friends, family & teachers to see for themselves just how great the site is. Without fail, they are hugely impressed.

Alexander Boxall – age 11

I love Lovereading because I often never know what to read and this helps you find a good book. I have recommended this to many people.

Shannon-Louise Masters – age 15

Lovereading is just a convenient way to find new books and hear others opinions on them.

Sarah Murray – age 15


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