Lum Head Primary School, Gatley


Reception Recommended Reads

Our Librarian recommends the titles below for Reception children.



Ketchup On Your Cornflakes – Nick Sharratt

Shark in the Park – Nick Sharratt

Little Rabbit Foo Foo – Michael Rosen

Mog the Forgetful Cat – Judith Kerr

Stick Man – Julia Donaldson

Peepo –  Allan Ahlberg

The Pirates Next Door – Jonny Duddle

I Love You Blue Kangaroo –   Emma Chichester Clark

Giraffes Can’t Dance – Giles Andrae

Funnybones – Allan Ahlberg

Lost and Found – Oliver Jeffers

Owl Babies – Martin Waddell

Fix It Duck – Jez Alborough

You Choose – Pippa Goodhart

Each Peach Pear Plum – Allan Ahlberg

Monkey and Me –  Emily Gravett

Pants – Giles Andrae

Ten Little Dinosaurs – Mike Brownlow

Dear Zoo – Rod Campbell

Pirates Love Underpants – Claire Freedman

Whatever Next – Jill Murphy

The Something – Rebecca Cobb

The Trouble With Dragons – Debi Gliori

I want My Hat Back – Jon Klassen

The Cat In The Hat –  Dr Seuss

Where The Wild Things Are –  Maurice Sendak

How To Be A Dog –  Jo Williamson