9 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. The Worst Witch Jill Murphy 4. The Mysterious Benedict Society Trenton Lee Stewart 5. Agatha Parrot and the Floating Head Kjartan Poskitt 6. Ottoline Goes to School Chris Riddell 7. Fergus Crane Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell 8. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone J.K. Rowling 9. Sideways Stories from Wayside School Louis Sachar Tags: 8-11, school View the discussion thread.