14 Chapter Books for Emerging Readers (3-7)

Introduce your child to chapter books with these great reads

If your child is becoming a more confident reader and is keen to read chapter books, these ones are great starting points, with fun illustrations, large typeface and captivating plots and characters.

Claude in the City cover

1. Claude in the City

Alex T. Smith
Mr Gum cover

2. You're a Bad Man, Mr Gum!

Andy Stanton, David Tazzyman (Illus)
The Elephant Road cover

3. The Elephant Road

Nicola Davies
Shark-headed Bear-Thing cover

5. The Shark-Headed Bear-Thing

Barry Hutchison, Chris Mould (Illus)
Cakes in Space cover

8. Cakes in Space

Philip Reeve, Sarah McIntyre (Illus)
Horrid Henry cover

13. Horrid Henry

Francesca Simon, Tony Ross (Illus)

List created by

Chris Leslie
Chris Leslie

Chris is Schools Resource Developer forĀ Scottish Book Trust

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