Reading Resources for parents and teachers
Lists of recommended reading are arranged alphabetically under headings for you to browse or look for books on particular topics.
STAND OUT Middle Grade Novels 2023
Readers aged around eight to twelve have been fortunate this year with a bumper crop of great new novels this year. Established authors have continued to delight us with stories full of memorable characters, exciting plots and meaningful and relevant themes. Debut writers this year have given us fresh ideas and new ways to express them. All told here is a list covering almost every imaginable situation, humourous, serious and in between.
Each title deserves to be on some lucky child’s bookshelf.
STAND OUT Picture Books 2023
Picture book creators continue to amaze and delight with imaginative response to our world. The boundaries of what is considered suitable for a picture book continue to expand. Writers, illustrators, authorstrators – all are gleefully ranging far and wide on whatever topic catches their imagination, be it ever so complex or challenging.
Here is a list of picture books that StoryLinks reviewers found memorable this year.
Reading Lists A – Z
Graphic Novels : Famous novels and plays as graphic novels
For more lists of wider reading on a variety of Curriculum related topics please email Dajo at firstname.lastname@example.org or fill in the contact form below.
Dajo has more than 200 lists – see titles in the Literature Guide Listing . New and updated lists will also appear here regularly.