Lum Head Primary School, Gatley

Year 2

Year 2 Recommended Reads

Our Librarian recommends the titles below for Year 2 children.


Claude –  Alex T Smith

Stan Stinky –  Hannah Shaw

Horrid Henry –  Francesca Simon

Daisy and the Trouble With Chocolate –  Kes Gray

Mango and Bambang Superstar Tapir  –  Polly Faber

Flat Stanley   –  Jeff Brown

A Bear Called Paddington  –  Michael Bond

Hundred Mile An Hour Dog – Jeremy Strong

The BFG –  Roald Dahl

My Naughty Little Sister – Dorothy Edwards

The Worst Witch – Jill Murphy

The True Story of the Three Little Pigs

Mister Magnolia – Quentin Blake

The Jolly-Rogers and the Cave of Doom – Jonny Duddle

Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam Up Up and Away – Tracey Corderoy

Pocket Pirates  –   Chris Mould

Dirty Bertie – Alan Macdonald

A Race For Toad Hall – Tom Moorhouse

Fortunately the Milk – Neil Gaiman

Wigglesbottom Primary –  Pamela Butchart

Bear Grylls   The Blizzard Challenge –  Bear Grylls (Please Note this is a series by the author specifically for age 7-8 and  newly confident readers I would not recommend other books by Bear Grylls for Year 2.)

Jack Stalwart  – Elizabeth Singer Hunt

Wilf the Mighty Worrier – Georgia Pritchett

Seriously Silly Rhymes – Roald Dahl

Spangles McNasty and the Fish of Gold – Steve Webb