Stories for young readers

Novels for young readers

Betsey's Birthday Surprise
Malorie Blackman
Betsey's birthday seems to have been forgotten by everyone and so she is forced to make her own birthday treat which proves a surprise for everyone.

Bird Watch
Su Swallow
Ben and his dad go on a long walk to see some birds. They've got the gear, but where have all the birds gone? There's not one to be seen. Or is there?

Hoorah for Mary Seacole
Trish Cooke
Mary is a brave nurse. When war starts in the Crimea she sails across the sea to help, and even enters the battlefield.

Hooray for the Dandelion Warriors!
Bill Cosby
Little Bill and his team mates are excited to begin baseball practice, but they cannot agree on the team name.

Just One More!
David Orme
Freddy and his family have great fun, they go to the park, they play tricks on each other and sometimes they are very naughty.

The Monster Crisp-Guzzler
Malorie Blackman
At her new school, Mira discovers she has a very unusual teacher, who turns into a real-life dragon when she eats crisps!