My Recommended Reads

Here are some of ‘My Recommended Reads’:

Standalone Titles:

  1. Holes By Louis Sachar,
  2. The Terrible Thing That Happened That Happened To Barnaby Brocket By John Boyne,
  3. The Boy In The Striped Pajamas By John Boyne,
  4. The Many Worlds Of Albie Bright By Christopher Edge
  5. Stay Where You Are And Then Leave By John Boyne
  6. Noah Barleywater Runs Away By John Boyne
  7. The Boy At The Top Of The Mountain By John Boyne
  8. The Island At The End Of Everything By Kiran Millwood Hargrave
  9. The Girl Of Ink And Stars By Kiran Millwood Hargrave
  10. The Secret Horses Of Briar Hill
  11. Strange Star By Emma Carroll
  12. Tamburlaine’s Elephants By Geraldine McGaughrean
  13. Classic Poetry Compiled By Michael Rosen
  14. The Oddysesy As Retold By Geraldine McGaughrean

Please note that books 10 – 15 are from the 2018 – 2019 Reading Gladiators Scheme,which is sponsored by Just Imagine.


  1. The Maze Runner Trilogy – The Maze Runner ,The Scorch Trials and The Death Cure
  2. The Lord Of The Rings Trilogy – The Fellowship Of The Ring ,The Two Towers and The Return Of The King
  3. Mortal Engines Quartet – Mortal Engines ,Predators Gold ,Infernal Devices and A Darkling Plain
  4. Noughts and Crosses Sequence – Noughts And Crosses ,Knife Edge ,Checkmate ,Double Cross and Crossfire
  5. His Dark Materials Trilogy – Northen Lights ,The Subtle Knife and The Amber Spyglass
  6. The Wind On Fire Trilogy – The Wind Singer ,Slaves Of The Mastery and Firesong
  7. The Twilight Quartet – Twilight , New Moon ,Eclipse and  Breaking Dawn
  8. Inkheart Trilogy – Inkheart ,Inkspell ,Inkheart
  9. The Hunger Games Trilogy – The Hunger Games ,Catching Fire and Mockinjay
  10. A Darker Shade Of Magic Trilogy – A Darker Shade Of Magic ,A Gathering Of Shadows and A Conjuring Of Light
  11. Young Sherlock Sequence – Death Cloud ,Red Leech ,Black Ice ,Fire Storm , Snake Bite ,Knife Edge ,Stone Cold and Night Break.

I would also like to share with you the Puffin Classics set and the Penguin Classics set which are a great engaging way to get into classics with the Puffin Classics being easier reads and the Penguin classics being more difficult reads.