Reading for Pleasure


Welcome to our reading for pleasure page.  Here you will find out what we are all reading as well as lots of reading resources and fun reading ideas.  

Don't forget our new school virtual library is there to explore -   Virtual library



Our class book this term is: The Storm Keeper's Island by Catherine Doyle, who is also our author of the term. 

Click here to listen to a book trailer for The Storm Keeper's Island:  

     Catherine Doyle (Author of Vendetta)

Catherine Doyle also wrote these books that you might want to read:

      The Miracle on Ebenezer Street

The books we have read together as a class so far this year are :

Can I Build Another Me?: Yoshitake, Shinsuke: 9780500650783:  Books  

                                                                                 Book Recommendations | Choose Books As Per Your Mood

Let us know what you are reading - send a photograph of you with what you are currently reading.  Is it a newspaper, non-fiction book, fiction story or auto-biography?

Mrs Long-Melton is currently reading Amari and the Night Brothers by B B Alston.  It is about a girl called Amari who enters the supernaturnal world and finds out she is a wizard while trying to find out why her older brother disappeared.  If you love Harry Potter you would love to read this book.


 Click here to watch a trailer for the Amari book :


Bookflix – June Molloy

Here is our Bookflix review for you to complete each time you finish a book at home : Bookflix review

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Here's Mrs Long-Melton's book blanket with some of her favourite books on. Could you create your own, take a photograph and email it to





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Some great reading resources:

  • Look at the Book Trust website for online story videos, online books and activities Book Trust
  • Virtual school library on Oak National Academy - author of the week - Virtual school library 
  • Libby app - connects to our local library and lets you borrow and read free e-books and audio books - Libby 
  • First News - online newspapersFirst News live

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