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 Crocodile Who Didn't Like Water by Gemma Merino
  2. Gordon's Great Escape by Sue Hendra
  3. Wow! Said the Owl by Tim Hopgood

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. Imaginary Fred by Eoin Colfer

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. The Witch's Vacuum Cleaner by Terry Pratchett

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. Blink and You Die by Lauren Child

Featured Books for 13+ readers 13+ readers

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

Featured Books for Young Adults YA readers

  1. The Deviants by C. J. Skuse
  2. Flawed by Cecelia Ahern
  3. Darkness Follows by L. A. Weatherly

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

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

Sarah Murray – age 15

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

Helen Swinyard – Heartlands High

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

Sam Bateman and family

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

Rachel Bridgeman

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

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

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


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