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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. What's the Opposite? by Oliver Jeffers
  2. The First Hippo on the Moon by David Walliams
  3. The Bedtime Bear by Ian Whybrow

Featured Books for 3+ readers 3+ readers

  1. Supertato Veggies Assemble by Sue Hendra
  2. Colin and Lee, Carrot and Pea by Morag Hood
  3. Augustus and His Smile by Catherine Rayner

Featured Books for 5+ readers 5+ readers

  1. The Mouse Who Reached the Sky by Petr Horacek
  2. The Secret Pirate by Elli Woollard
  3. Captain Pug by Laura James

Featured Books for 7+ readers 7+ readers

  1. The Indian in the Cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks
  2. Dotty Detective by Clara Vulliamy
  3. My Brother is a Superhero by David Solomons

Featured Books for 9+ readers 9+ readers

  1. Haunters by Thomas Taylor
  2. Hidden Oracle by Rick Riordan
  3. The Tree That Sat Down by Beverley Nichols

Featured Books for 11+ readers 11+ readers

  1. The Girl of Ink & Stars by Kiran Millwood-Hargrave
  2. House of Secrets by Chris Columbus, Ned Vizzini
  3. Eliza Rose by Lucy Worsley

Featured Books for 13+ readers 13+ readers

  1. In the Dark, in the Woods by Eliza Wass
  2. Off the Page by Jodi Picoult, Samantha Van Leer
  3. The Bombs That Brought Us Together by Brian Conaghan

Featured Books for Young Adults YA readers

  1. Chasing the Stars by Malorie Blackman
  2. Unrivalled by Alyson Noel
  3. Whisper to Me by Nick Lake

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!

It gives me a chance to read types of books that I would not normally try, and it motivates me to read every night to finish it!

Alice Horncastle, age 14

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 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

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

Helen Swinyard – Heartlands High

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

Sarah Murray – age 15

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 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

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

Elosie Clarkson – age 11


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