Our Good Reads were chosen by young people at Charlton Park Academy in south east London. Thanks to the pupils and to school librarian Caroline Fielding.
Aliens Love Underpants
Claire Freedman, illus Ben Cort, Simon and Schuster, 978-1416917052, £6.99
I like it because it makes me laugh. The rhymes are brilliant.
Horrid Henry Joke book
Francesca Simon, illus Tony Ross, Orion Children’s Books, 978-1407214368,
I like it because it is very funny. If you like Horrid Henry you will like these jokes.
James Lovegrove, Barrington Stoke, 978-1842994474
I like this book because of the suspense. If you like murder thrillers you should read it.
Chris Powling, Barrington Stoke, 978-1842994764
I like it because it is thrilling and ghostly. It was a fun book to read.
Mog and the V.E.T.
Judith Kerr, HarperCollins Children’s Books, 978-0007171286, £6.99 pbk
I like it because it is silly. You should read it to find out what happens to Mog’s paw.