Lovereading4kids Staff Picks for November

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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. Good Night Like This by Mary Murphy
  2. Five Minutes' Peace by Jill Murphy
  3. A Little Owl Called Hooty by Diana C Vickery

Featured Books for 3+ readers 3+ readers

  1. Blue Penguin by Petr Horacek
  2. Robin's Winter Song by Suzanne Barton
  3. The Cat, the Dog, Little Red, the Exploding Eggs, the Wolf and Grandma's Wardrobe by Christyan Fox, Diane Fox

Featured Books for 5+ readers 5+ readers

  1. Tom's Sunflower by Hilary Robinson
  2. Too Many Toys! by Heidi Deedman
  3. Old Bear's Bedtime Stories by Jane Hissey

Featured Books for 7+ readers 7+ readers

  1. The What on Earth? Wallbook Timeline of Nature by Christopher Lloyd, Patrick Skipworth
  2. Not Bad for a Bad Lad by Michael, M. B. E. Morpurgo
  3. The Adventures of Miss Petitfour by Anne Michaels

Featured Books for 9+ readers 9+ readers

  1. Clare and Her Captain by Michael Morpurgo
  2. Old School (Diary of a Wimpy Kid book 10) by Jeff Kinney
  3. The Whispers in the Walls by Sophie Cleverly

Featured Books for 11+ readers 11+ readers

  1. Pick Your Poison by Lauren Child
  2. Young Bond: Shoot to Kill by Steve Cole
  3. Island by Nicky Singer

Featured Books for 13+ readers 13+ readers

  1. The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge
  2. The Devil's Angel by Kevin Brooks
  3. The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey

Featured Books for Young Adults YA readers

  1. Monster by C.J. Skuse
  2. Sophie Someone by Hayley Long
  3. A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

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!

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 all the books they recommend & put up for me to review. I also love the fact that they give new authors the chance to share their boo

Daisy Pennock – age 15

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

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

It’s a community united by a passion for books and promoting the best there is in children’s literature.

Sam Bateman and family

I love Lovereading as it provides an honest opinion and showcases a range of fiction. Suited to both parents & kids alike, it’s a must-use.

Georgie Rowe – age 16

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

You give me age appropriate ideas of books I can read and buy for the children and find out what other children their age think of them too.

Katie Lonsdale


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