Best Books for KS2 Children
We’ve hand-picked a list of 30 recommended books for Junior School children. Update your Key Stage 2 classroom library or home book collections with our list of the best books for children aged 7-11, featuring disappearing grown-ups, a robot best friend, a hero on an elephant and a football-loving dog!
This booklist includes books to read with children alongside books for them to read themselves. Featuring popular storytime reads like Matilda, laugh-out-loud choices like You’re a Bad Man, Mr Gum!, thrilling adventure stories like Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief and captivating mysteries like The Highland Falcon Thief, this list really does have something for everyone.
If you’re a parent or teacher looking for the best books for Key Stage 2 children, look no further than our list. Whether you are looking for classic tales, funny read-alouds, new releases or educational reads, we have something to suit every young reader’s interests. Our Key Stage 2 booklist includes both fiction and non-fiction recommendations to help open minds and spark imaginations.