Fantastic Fiction Recommended by Newtongrange Primary

P4b at Newtongrange Primary School in Midlothian describe themselves as a class of excitable and eager readers, and they are very pleased to share some of their favourite books with you!

You’re a Bad Man Mr Gum by Andy Stanton; illustrated by David Tazzyman

The Selkie Girl retold by Janis McKay; illustrated by Ruchi Mhasane

The 91 Storey Tree House by Andy Griffiths; illustrated by Terry Denton

A Dog Called Grk by Josh Lacey 

The Bomber Dog by Megan Rix 

The Cat in the Hat by Dr Seuss

Hattie B, Magical Vet and the Dragon’s Song by Claire Taylor-Smith

Pugs of the Frozen North by Philip Reeve & Sarah McIntyre 

Watch out There’s a Ghost About poetry collected by John Foster 

Sleepovers by Jacqueline Wilson; illustrated by Nick Sharratt


Other classes at Newtongrange Primary have been getting involved in the First Minister's Reading Challenge too and have created some fantastic displays - check these out below!

What books have your class enjoyed? We would love to hear about them and share them with classes across the country.

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