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. Imaginary Fred by Eoin Colfer
  2. A Great Big Cuddle by Michael Rosen
  3. The Nonsense Show by Eric Carle

Featured Books for 3+ readers 3+ readers

  1. Aliens Love Dinopants by Claire Freedman
  2. Twit to Who? by Smriti Prasadam-Halls
  3. Fairytales for Mr Barker by Jessica Ahlberg

Featured Books for 5+ readers 5+ readers

  1. Vikings in the Supermarket by Nick Sharratt
  2. Zeraffa Giraffa by Dianne Hofmeyr
  3. Seen and Not Heard by Katie May Green

Featured Books for 7+ readers 7+ readers

  1. Harper and the Scarlet Umbrella by Cerrie Burnell
  2. Pinocchio by Michael Morpurgo
  3. Mister Cleghorn's Seal by Judith Kerr

Featured Books for 9+ readers 9+ readers

  1. The Boy Who Sailed the Ocean in an Armchair by Lara Williamson
  2. An Eagle in the Snow by Michael Morpurgo M.B.E.
  3. Goth Girl and the Wuthering Fright by Chris Riddell

Featured Books for 13+ readers 13+ readers

  1. One by Sarah Crossan
  2. Mr Sparks by Danny Weston
  3. Tinder by Sally Gardner

Featured Books for Young Adults YA readers

  1. Zeroes by Scott Westerfeld, Margo Lanagan, Deborah Biancotti
  2. Monster by C.J. Skuse
  3. The Lone City 2: The White Rose by Amy Ewing

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

Rachel Bridgeman

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

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

Sam Bateman and family

It is fantastic, you get to read lots of books and you always find something new and amazing in them.

Erica Motoc, age 7

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

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 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

At @HHSHaringey we love @lovereading4kids because our pupils can practice reviewing & get free upcoming books before anyone else!

Helen Swinyard – Heartlands High


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