Lovereading4kids Staff Picks for October

Welcome to Lr4Kids Waving Mascot
The Boy at the Top of the Mountain by John Boyne The Boy Who Sailed the Ocean in an Armchair by Lara Williamson Flo of the Somme by Hilary Robinson Railhead by Philip Reeve
Loading the player ...

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. The Nonsense Show by Eric Carle

Featured Books for 3+ readers 3+ readers

  1. Twit to Who? by Smriti Prasadam-Halls
  2. Aliens Love Dinopants by Claire Freedman
  3. Molly Maybe's Monsters: The Dappity Doofer by Kristina Stephenson

Featured Books for 5+ readers 5+ readers

  1. Vikings in the Supermarket by Nick Sharratt
  2. Thorfinn and the Awful Invasion by David MacPhail
  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. Harper and the Scarlet Umbrella by Cerrie Burnell
  3. The Ogre of Oglefort by Eva Ibbotson

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. Haunters by Thomas Taylor

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. Lockwood & Co: the Hollow Boy by Jonathan Stroud

Featured Books for 13+ readers 13+ readers

  1. One by Sarah Crossan
  2. Thirteen Chairs by Dave Shelton
  3. Tinder by Sally Gardner

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!

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

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

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

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

Harriet Cunningham

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

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

Helen Swinyard – Heartlands High


Lovereading 4 schools