Prepare to go on adventures with pirates and princesses, battle dragons and cast spells, become a sport champion or learn about the dark ages and the wonders of science. There's no end to the possibilities with books!
Hi I’m Ellie and I work at the library in Brough and at other centres when they need me.
I love reading and always have a Harry Potter book by the side of my bed, as well as two other books just for good measure.
Agatha is a fab character – very strong and adventure seeking, always getting involved in mysteries (even when she’s not supposed to!). There are a few books in this series and you could start with any of them.
Facts and Information are great!
Here's four books we think you will find interesting.
Remember that you can search the catalogue yourself to find information books, and you also have free access to the Britannica Online Junior and Student editions.
When children ask: “Who can I read next?” or “Who writes like my favourite author?”, the answers are here in Who Next…? Writers of children’s fiction are listed with suggestions of other authors who write in a similar way, together with key book and series titles.
- in four age groups: 5-7, 8-11, 12-14 and 14+
- by genre and theme
- graphic novels, read out loud titles, short stories and titles for dyslexic or struggling readers
- prize-winning children’s books
- by country of birth of authors
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