Dear Parents,
 
This is the  English Recommended Reading List for  2019
 
 

Recommended Reading List for Term 2 (2019)

Lower Primary

Theme of Animals in Fiction

S/N Title of Book Author Recommended Availability Estimated 
Reading Level (as @8 Jan 15) Price ($)
1 Fox on a box Phil Roxbee Cox P1 School Library S$9.73
2 Ted in a Red Bed Phil Roxbee Cox P1 School Library / NLB S$10.63
3 Baby Bear Climbs a Tree Beverley Randell P1 School Library S$5.00
4 A Goodnight Kind of Feeling Tony Bradman P1 School Library S$11.98
5 Pigs in The House Steven Kroll P1 – P2 School Library S$29.01
6 The Stray Dog Marc Simont P1 – P2 School Library / NLB S$18.00
7 The Sulky Vulture Sally Grindley P1 – P2 School Library S$16.75
8 Pog and the Birdies Jane Simmons P1 – P2 School Library / NLB S$17.40
9 Hammy The Wonder Hamster Poppy Harris P2 – P3 School Library / NLB S$13.80
10 The Mouse Family Robinson Dick King-Smith P2 – P3 School Library / NLB S$14.35
11 Kipper’s Toybox Mick Inkpen P2 – P3 School Library / NLB S$23.44
12 Baby Rhino’s Escape Adrienne Kennaway P2 – P3 School Library S$9.58
13 No Carrots for Harry! Jean Langerman P2 – P3 School Library S$29.01
14 Miss Mingo and the First Day of School Jamie Harper P2 – P3 School Library / NLB S$10.91
15 I Love You, Blue Kangaroo! Emma Chichester Clark P2 – P3 NLB S$17.37
16 Harry’s Mad Dick King-Smith P3 School Library / NLB S$3
17 Pigs Might Fly Dick King-Smith P3 School Library / NLB S$8
18 Too Cool for School, Hammy the Wonder Hamster! Poppy Harris P3 School Library / NLB S$13.80
19 The School Mouse Dick King – Smith P3 School Library / NLB Woodlands S$7.78
20 The Hare and The Tortoise Carol Jones P3 School Library / NLB S$22.83
*NLB – National Library Board

Recommended Reading list for Term 2 (2019)

Upper Primary

Theme of Biography Collections

S/N Title of Book Author Recommended Availability Estimated 
Reading Level (as @8 Jan 15) Price ($)
1 Singapore’s Extraordinary People Khng Eu Meng P4 – P6 School Library / NLB

S$9.90

2 Raffles: The Definitive Biography Maurice Collis P4 – P6 NLB S$13.50
3 Francis of Assisi Ben Alex P4 – P6 School Library S$20.00
4 Louis Braille, the boy who invented books for the blind Margaret Davidson P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$5.50
5 The Diary of a Young Girl Anne Frank P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$17.86
6 Journeys to the Ends of the Earth Khoo Swee Chiow P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$15.00
7 The World at her Fingertips: The story of Helen Keller Joan Dash P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$26.41
8 Mohandas Gandhi David Downing P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$30.00
9 No Journey Too Tough William Tan P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$30.00
10 Elizabeth Choy : More than a war heroine Zhou Mei P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$18.00
*NLB – National Library Board