Top 100 recommended Year 2 books

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The Reader Teacher has chosen 100 recommended reads for Year 2 pupils, aged 6 to 7 years old. In the selection you will find: information books to engage and inspire, poetry, classic tales, early chapter books, great books to read aloud and develop stamina and brilliant picture books.

The Reader Teacher Top 100 Recommended Reads Book Packs contain all of the titles from the relevant Reader Teacher list as displayed on their website. From time to time, a book in the list will be unavailable. When this happens, we will select a suitable replacement to complete your book pack. A full list of the books is shown below or you can download it from The Reader Teacher website.

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The Reader Teacher has chosen 100 recommended reads for Year 2 pupils, aged 6 to 7 years old. In the selection you will find: information books to engage and inspire, poetry, classic tales, early chapter books, great books to read aloud and develop stamina and brilliant picture books.

From time to time this list may change - you can always find and download the most up to list of what the pack contains on The Reader Teacher website.


A Bear Called PaddingtonPaperback / softback
Wigglesbottom Primary: The Toilet GhostPaperback / softback
Where Zebras Go : PoemsPaperback / softback
Where the Poppies Now GrowPaperback / softback
We're All WondersPaperback / softback
Ramadan MoonPaperback / softback
The Princess in BlackPaperback / softback
Picklewitch and JackPaperback / softback
Perfectly Peculiar PetsPaperback / softback
The Owl Who Was Afraid of the DarkPaperback / softback
Clarice Bean, Utterly MePaperback / softback
The Truth PixieHardback
The True Story of the Three Little PigsPaperback / softback
Traction Man Is HerePaperback / softback
Toto the Ninja Cat and the Great Snake Escape : Book 1Paperback / softback
Ossiri and the Bala MengroPaperback / softback
Not Now, BernardPaperback / softback
Nen and the Lonely FishermanPaperback / softback
Narwhal: Unicorn of the Sea! (Narwhal and Jelly 1)Paperback / softback
My Name is Not RefugeePaperback / softback
Too Small TolaPaperback / softback
Tiger, Tiger, Burning Bright! - An Animal Poem for Every Day of the Year : National TrustHardback
Rosie Revere and the Raucous RivetersHardback
Tell Me a DragonHardback
Scribble Witch: Notes in Class : Book 1Paperback / softback
Shiny Pippin and the Broken ForestPaperback / softback
The WomblesPaperback / softback
We All Celebrate!Hardback
Unipiggle: Unicorn MuddlePaperback / softback
A Shelter for SadnessPaperback / softback
Professor Astro Cat's Frontiers of SpaceHardback
The Naughtiest UnicornPaperback / softback
Marvellous Machines : A Magic Lens BookHardback
The Marvellous Granny Jinks and MePaperback / softback
Lizzie and Lucky: The Mystery of the Missing PuppiesPaperback / softback
Kate on the Case (Kate on the Case 1)Paperback / softback
Indigo Wilde and the Creatures at Jellybean Crescent : Book 1Paperback / softback
If : A Mind-Bending Way of Looking at Big Ideas and NumbersPaperback / softback
Grandad's CamperPaperback / softback
Everything You Know About Dinosaurs is Wrong!Hardback
Everybody Counts : A counting story from 0 to 7.5 billionHardback
Dog ManPaperback / softback
The CometHardback
Bumble and Snug and the Angry Pirates : Book 1Paperback / softback
Bad PandaPaperback / softback
The Worst WitchPaperback / softback
Sona Sharma, Very Best Big SisterPaperback / softback
Secret Sky GardenPaperback / softback
My Funny FamilyPaperback / softback
FACTopia!Paperback / softback
Mr Penguin and the Lost Treasure : Book 1Paperback / softback
Hilda and the TrollPaperback / softback
Hidden Figures : The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space RaceHardback
Cakes in SpacePaperback / softback
BloomPaperback / softback
The Big Book of the UK : Facts, folklore and fascinations from around the United KingdomHardback
Harry the Poisonous Centipede : A Story to Make You SquirmPaperback / softback
The Green ShipPaperback / softback
The Great Fire of London : An Illustrated History of the Great Fire of 1666Hardback
GorillaPaperback / softback
Genie and Teeny: Make a WishPaperback / softback
The Bee BookHardback
Battle BunnyHardback
The Barnabus ProjectPaperback / softback
Older Not WiserPaperback / softback
A RiverHardback
Fungus the BogeymanPaperback / softback
The FlowerPaperback / softback
Fluff the Farting FishPaperback / softback
Flat StanleyPaperback / softback
The Adventures of Harry StevensonPaperback / softback
A Child of BooksPaperback / softback
The Hodgeheg : 35th Anniversary EditionPaperback / softback
Horrid Henry : Book 1Paperback / softback
How To Be ExtraordinaryPaperback / softback
The ClimbersHardback
Mr MajeikaPaperback / softback
Super Happy Magic Forest: The Humongous FungusPaperback / softback
If the World Were 100 PeoplePaperback / softback
A Street Through Time : A 12,000 Year Journey Along the Same StreetHardback
The Street Beneath My FeetHardback
Space DetectivesPaperback / softback
Milton the MightyPaperback / softback
Michael Rosen's Sad BookPaperback / softback
Meet Pippi LongstockingPaperback / softback
Marge in ChargePaperback / softback
The Worries: Sohal Finds a FriendPaperback / softback
Madame Pamplemousse and Her Incredible EdiblesPaperback / softback
An Emotional Menagerie : Feelings from A-ZHardback
Ellie and the CatPaperback / softback
The ElephantPaperback / softback
The Jolley-Rogers and the Ghostly GalleonPaperback / softback
Isadora Moon Goes to SchoolPaperback / softback
The InvisiblePaperback / softback
Inside the VillainsHardback
National Trust: How to Help a Hedgehog and Protect a Polar Bear : 70 Everyday Ways to Save Our PlanetPaperback / softback
The Diary of a Killer CatPaperback / softback
Daisy and the Trouble with LifePaperback / softback
Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black HistoryPaperback / softback
Yours Sincerely, GiraffePaperback / softback


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