Holtsmere End Infant and Nursery School

Reading for Pleasure


Please see below a list of recommended reads for each year group:

Reception recommended reads

Year 1 recommended reads

Year 2 recommended reads

 Please see below information about sharing stories with your child:



Please see below a great website for bedtime stories:

BBC Bedtime Stories


 Reading at home

Top tips for supporting reading at home

Book band information for parents


Story time

Storytime with ... Mrs O' Connell

Claire Freedman - Dinosaurs Love Underpants

Storytime with ... Miss Turner

Nathan Bryon - Look Up!

Storytime with ... Mrs Silver

Gareth Edwards - The Disgusting Sandwich

Storytime with ... Mrs O' Connell

Emily Gravett - Meerkat Mail

Storytime with ... Mrs Rios

Kjartan Poskitt - The Runaway Pea

Storytime with ... Mrs O' Connell

Oliver Jeffers - The Way Back Home

Storytime with ... Mrs Silver

Sue Hendra - Norman the Slug with the Silly Shell

Storytime with ... Miss Razzaque

Angela Shelf Medearis - Too Much Talk

Storytime with  Miss Turner

Emma Yarlett - Nibbles the Book Monster

Family reading breakfast March 13th 2020