Theydon Bois Primary School

Orchard Drive, Epping, Essex, CM16 7DH

01992 813083

Recommended Books to Read

The reading gems below are to help when reading with your children, our current focus is on define, infer and retrieve  

Please find some guidance supplied by our school library service, below are links for recommended books to buy or read.

The fiction category codes.

The blue P for picture books to share


The yellow O stands for picture books for older readers


The orange Y is for stories for younger readers.


The yellow S is longer stories for fluent readers


Green S+ is for stories for older readers, ( Year 6 and above)


This website has lots of recommended books as well as lots of guidance, for helping your children to read.

Book Trust Webite

Suggested reading books for primary and secondary age children in the UK

The School Reading List