Navigate Up
Sign In

Popular Reads

This page contains a list of books that other kids of your age are reading.
Updated: 5/03/2012 9:39 a.m.

This list is compiled from a survey of Whangarei Libraries young members who were asked to list their five favourite books.

Popular reads for girls

  • The Trixie Belden series by various authors
  • The Famous Five series by Enid Blyton
  • Deltora Quest series by Emily Rodda
  • Roald Dahl - Books by Roald
  • Harry Potter series by J K Rowling
  • The World of Chrestomanci series by Diana Wynne Jones
  • Judy Moody series by Megan McDonald
  • Nancy Drew: Girl Detective (both Comic and text format) by Carolyn Keene
    Can be read in any order   

Popular reads for boys

  • Charlie Bone series by Jenny Nimmo
  • Artemis Fowl series by Eoin Colfer
  • The Chrestomanci series by Diana Wynne Jones
  • Harry Potter series by J K Rowling
  • Deltora Quest series by Emily Rodda
  • Roald Dahl collection by Roald Dahl
  • Hardy Boys series (in both Comic and text format)  by Franklin W. Dixon
    Can be read in any order
  • Farticus Maximus by Felice Arena
  • Space Pirate series by Emmanuel Guibert

Popular classics

  • Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
  • Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carol
  • Alice through the looking glass  by Lewis Carol
  • Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransom
  • Gulliver's Travels by Johnathan Swift
  • Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • The Jungle Books by Rudyard Kipling

Resources

Disclaimer/Copyright

Whangarei District Council owns this website and the information, images and photographs in it are subject to copyright. No portion may be copied or republished without prior permission of Whangarei District Council. We have made every reasonable effort to provide accurate and reliable information. The use of any information is at the website visitor’s own risk and discretion.