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recommended books for primary english topics

Booklists for Primary Literacy Topics

From poetry and playwrights to fairytales and fiction, our literacy booklists are here to support you in finding the best books for primary English.

Find class storytime favourites, top non-fiction lists and Reading for Pleasure support at your fingertips with our selection of recommended children’s books for primary reading and literacy topics. 

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Poetry Booklists


Picturebook Booklists


Genre Booklists


Words, Language & Plays


Graphic Novels


Supporting Reading


Reading for Pleasure


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Stone Girl Bone Girl

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