Book Lists

Primary- suggestions for throughout the Primary Age Range unless indicated

Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing

Sadness, Low Mood and Depression

Bereavement and loss

Anxiety and Worries

Developing Resilience

Feeling Angry- EYFS/KS1

Inclusivity and Representation

Books with Neurodivergent Main Characters- KS2

Books with LGBT+ Characters


Poetry for KS1


Graphic Novels and Comics: Comics and graphic novels Secondary

Picture Books for Secondary Pupils: picturebooks secondary

KS3 Fantasy Novels: fantasy ks3

KS3 Mystery Novels: mystery ks3

Books featuring LGBT Characters (KS3): lgbt younger ya

Books featuring LGBT Main Characters (14+): lgbt

KS3 Books To Develop an Awareness of Mental Illness/Mental Health Issues: books about mental health issues ks3

Books to make you think: KS3 Books That Make You Think

Mysteries and Thrillers (14+): mysteries and thrillers

KS3 Dyslexia Friendly books from Barrington Stoke:barrington stoke ks3

KS4 Dyslexia Friendly books from Barrington Stoke: barrington stoke y9+

Poetry for Pleasure- Poetry Secondary