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Discover the excitement in our Year 4 recommended reading list. Whether you’re searching for new reading lists for your classroom or books for your library, for paired or individual reading, our eBooks provide a rich and diverse reading experience for young pupils.

Top 30 best books in our recommended reading list for Year 4 pupils (Ages 8-9)

1. Tom Gates – Best Book Day Ever! (so far) – Liz Pichon
2. Wings – Terry Pratchett
3. The Day I Was Erased – Lisa Thompson
4. How To Train Your Dragon – Cressida Cowell
5. Class Dismissed – Allan Woodrow
6. Body Swap – Katrina Kahler
7. Maybe – Morris Gleitzman
8. A Boy Called Hope – Lara Williamson
9. Shadowsea – Peter Bunzl
10. Diary of a Wimpy Kid – Jeff Kinney

Muddle Earth

11. Muddle Earth – Paul Stewart & Chris Riddell
12. I, Cosmo – Carlie Sorosiak
13. The Game With No Name – L. G. Cunningham
14. You Only Live Once, David Bravo – Mark Oshiro
15. A Pinch Of Magic – Michelle Harrison
16. The Girl Who Drank The Moon – Kelly Barnhill
17. The Bootlace Magician – Cassie Beasley
18. Goosebumps – R. L. Stine
19. Hacker – Malorie Blackman
20. Clean Getaway – Nic Stone

21. Unplugged – Gordon Korman
22. Conjure Island – Eden Royce
23. Room To Dream – Kelly Yang
24. George’s Cosmic Treasure Hunt – Lucy & Stephen
25. Robodog – David Walliams
26. Is Anybody There? – Jean Ure
27. Annie’s Life In Lists – Kristin Mahoney
28. The Country Child – Alison Uttley
29. Birthday Boy – David Baddiel
30. Muggie Maggie – Beverly Cleary


Classroom Activities and Lesson Plans

From our Recommended Reading List for Year 4 Pupils

The Fourteenth Goldfish

The Fourteenth Goldfish

by Jennifer L. Holm: Delve into the magic of the captivating twist on tradition, empowering young readers in the pages of this enchanting book.

Winnie the pooh

Winnie The Pooh

by A A Milne: Embark on a whimsical adventure with this timeless classic that sparks imaginations, perfect for captivating your pupils.

Roald Dahl

The Twits

by Roald Dahl: Unravel the mischief within this hilariously twisted tale perfect for igniting laughter and curiosity in your readers.

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