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. The Famishing Vanishing Mahoosive Mammoth by Hollie Hughes
  2. Macavity's Not There! A Lift-the-Flap Book by T. S. Eliot
  3. Up, Up and Away by Tom McLaughlin

Featured Books for 3+ readers 3+ readers

  1. Miss Hazeltine's Home for Shy and Fearful Cats by Alicia Potter
  2. The Greedy Goat by Petr Horacek
  3. Shapes at Play A Minibombo Book by Silvia Borando

Featured Books for 5+ readers 5+ readers

  1. Billy Button, Telegram Boy by Sally Nicholls
  2. Flo of the Somme by Hilary Robinson
  3. The Diary of a Killer Cat by Anne Fine

Featured Books for 7+ readers 7+ readers

  1. Baby Zebra Rescue by Tamsyn Murray
  2. Half a Man by Michael Morpurgo M.B.E.
  3. The BFG by Roald Dahl

Featured Books for 9+ readers 9+ readers

  1. Strange Star by Emma Carroll
  2. Mind Writer by Steve Cole
  3. The Apprentice Witch by James Nicol

Featured Books for 11+ readers 11+ readers

  1. Such Stuff A Story-Maker's Inspiration by Michael Morpurgo M.B.E.
  2. Over the Line by Tom Palmer
  3. The Bone Sparrow A Refugee Novel by Zana Fraillon

Featured Books for 13+ readers 13+ readers

  1. Blame by Simon Mayo
  2. Children of Icarus by Caighlan Smith
  3. The Otherlife by Julia Gray

Featured Books for Young Adults YA readers

  1. How Not to Disappear by Clare Furniss
  2. The Moonlight Dreamers by Siobhan Curham
  3. Chasing the Stars by Malorie Blackman

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 Mum

Liz Evans

I love lovereading4kids because I’ve read amazing books I would never have picked up, and its opened doors to new genre’s I now love.

Harriet Cunningham

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

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

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

Elosie Clarkson – age 11

It has introduced my children to books we hadn’t come across before. Real children’s reviews gives a great insight into what others think to

Lorraine Woods

I love finding new books to read. My mummy and me look at the new ones coming out. I have written reviews of some of them!

Jessica Cobbin – age 7

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


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