Thornton Primary's Recommended Reads

Thornton Primary's Recommended Reads

There’s nothing like getting a good book recommendation and finding something new to try. The children at Thornton Primary School in Fife have been enthusiastically taking up the First Minister’s Reading Challenge and have put together this list of their favourite reads to inspire others!

The BFG by Roald Dahl
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J.K. Rowling
Fantastic Mr Fox by Roald Dahl
Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney
A Living Nightmare (Cirque Du Freak) by Darren Shan
Really Weird Removals by Daniela Sacerdoti
Gangsta Granny by David Walliams
Demon Dentist by David Walliams
Awful Auntie by David Walliams
Superworm by Julia Donaldson
Tabby McTat by Julia Donaldson
The Witch’s Amulet (Tales from Halloweentown) by Lucy Ruggles
The Twits by Roald Dahl
Kensuke's Kingdom by Michael Morpurgo
The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl

Happy reading everyone and remember to send in your favourite titles to

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