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

Recommended Reading List for Term 1 (2019)

Lower Primary

Theme of Humour in Fiction

S/N Title of Book Author Recommended Availability Estimated 
Reading Level (as @8 Jan 15) Price ($)
1 Edwina the Emu Sheena Knowles P1 – P2 School Library / NLB S$7.00
2 Russell and the Lost Treasure Rob Scotton P1 – P2 School Library / NLB S$18.00
3 Enrico Starts School Charlotte Middleton P1 – P2 School Library / NLB S$12.76
4 Itzy Bitzy House Christine Morton – Shaw P1 – P2 School Library S$17.37
5 Where’s Your Smile, Crocodile? Claire Freedman P1 – P2 School Library / NLB S$17.37
6 Please Try to Remember the First of Octember Dr Seuss P1 – P2 School Library / NLB S$10.63
7 Show–and–tell Sam and other school stories Charrnan Simon P1 – P2 School Library / NLB S$16.25
8 How to Train Your Dragon: the heroic misadventures of Hiccup the Viking Cressida Cowell P2 – P3 NLB S$15.00
9 The Adventures of Ook and Gluk : Kung-Fu Cavemen from The Future Dav Pilkey P2 – P3 NLB S$8.65
10 Miss Mingo and the First Day of School Jamie Harper P2 – P3 School Library / NLB S$10.91
11 Scritch Scratch, We Have Nits Miriam Moss P2 – P3 NLB S$14.47
12 Wibble Wobble Miriam Moss P2 – P3 School Library / NLB S$17.37
13 Schooltime for Sammy Lynne Gibbs P2 – P3 School Library / NLB S$19.98
14 Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Judy Blume P3 School Library / NLB S$10.50
15 Stinky Finger’s House of Fun Jon Blake P3 School Library / NLB S$9.70
16 The upside – down Mice and other animal stories Roald Dahl P3 School Library S$17.18
17 Twisted Tales Richard Tulloch P3 School Library / NLB S$19.25
18 Runaway Ralph Beverly Cleary P3 School Library / NLB S$6.12
19 Horrid Henry Rocks Francesca Simon P3 School Library / NLB S$10.13
20 School Trouble for Andy Russell David A. Adler P3 School Library / NLB S$8.10
*NLB – National Library Board

Recommended Reading list for Term 1 (2019)

Upper Primary

Theme of Award Winning Titles

S/N Title of Book Author Recommended Availability Estimated 
Reading Level (as @8 Jan 15) Price ($)
1 Holes Louis Sachar P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$12.17
2 War Horse Michael Morpurgo P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$15.40
3 Bog Child Siobhan Dowd P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$14.20
4 The Headless Cupid Zilpha Keatley Snyder P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$11.34
5 Belle Prater’s Boy Ruth White P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$12.50
6 One Crazy Summer Rita Williams-Garcia P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$10.07
7 From The Mixed–Up Files of Mrs Basil E. Frankweiler E. L. Konigsburg P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$11.34
8 Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Mildred D. Taylor P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$6.82
9 The Kite Fighters Linda Sue Park P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$8.70
10 When You Reach Me Rebecca Stead P4 – P6 School Library / NLB S$9.92
*NLB – National Library Board