Short novels for KS2

These shorter novels are ideal for Upper KS2 children who are trying to improve their reading stamina and build up to longer novels.

 

 

Author Title
David Almond Slog’s Dad
Daniel Morden Dark Tales from the Woods
Margaret Mahy The Great Piratical Rumbustification
Daren King Sensible Hare and the Case of Carrots
Frank Hinks The Cruel Count (or any by)
Philip Pullman Clockwork or All Wound Up
Ted Hughes The Iron Man
Anthony Horowitz The Blurred Man (or most of the Diamond Brothers Books)