Summer Holidays: Recommended Reading!

Don’t hit the pause button on your child’s reading skills this summer. Browse our selection of recommended books for children from pre-school through to secondary from the librarians at Stamford American International School and St Joseph's’ Institution International (SJI).
Summer Holidays: Recommended Reading!
By Carli Allan
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Reading time at St Joseph’s Institution International 

Recommended books from Siti Nurhidayah Binte Ali and Yvonne Krishnan, librarians at St Joseph’s Institution International

Early Years: three to six years

Say Something by Peter H. Reynolds
High Five by Adam Rubin
The Big Book About Being Big by Coleen Murtagh Paratore
• Dear Boy, by Paris Rosenthal, Jason Rosenthal
A Piglet Named Mercy by Kate DiCamillo

Young Readers: seven to 10 years

The Dragon in the Library by Louie Stowell
No More Poems! A Book in Verse That Just Gets Worse by Rhett Miller
Sea-ing is Believing! by Steven Butler
Pie in the Sky by Remy Lai
Watership Down Gift Picture Storybook by Frank Cottrell-Boyce

Older Readers

We are Displaced by Malala Yousafzai
Bridge of Clay by Markus Zusak
Two Can Keep a Secret by Karen M. McManus
Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian
Ladder in the Sky by John Boyne

Next: Looking for more books to read? Check out the shortlisted titles in the 2018-19 Red Dot Book Awards.

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