10 Books About School Days (8-11) Never a dull lesson at these schools Fabulous adventures in the world's most unusual schools... 1. Ribblestrop Andy Mulligan 2. The Dragonfly Pool Eva Ibbotson 3. Agatha Parrot and the Floating Head Kjartan Poskitt 4. Fergus Crane Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell 5. Sideways Stories from Wayside School Louis Sachar 6. The Worst Witch Jill Murphy 7. The New Girl Ariana Chambers 8. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone J.K. Rowling 9. The Mysterious Benedict Society Trenton Lee Stewart 10. Ottoline Goes to School Chris Riddell Tags: 8-11, school View the discussion thread.