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KS1 Book Talk

Welcome to ‘Book Talk’ 

Lots of recommendations of great reads for you to explore and recommend to your children, all linked to current topics that they are learning in class!

Topic Books


Year 1

Toys Overtime

Lost in the Toy Museum  David Lucas  

Join the adventure when the lights go out in the toy museum! One night, when the lights go out at the toy museum, everyone runs off and hides. Left all on his own, Bunting, the sensible old toy cat, sets out to look for them. As he follows the trail of clues through the museum, the normally reserved Bunting learns how to have fun in this affectionate picture book from one of Britain's brightest new talents.

Lost in the Toy Museum by David Lucas 9781406332063 | eBay


Year 2

Animals and their Habitats

Curious Creatures Glowing in the dark  

Zoe Armstrong   

Focusing on extraordinary stories from nature, making links with the human world and readers own experiences, this series will capture children's imaginations with lyrical prose, astonishing facts, and wonderful illustrations.

Curious Creatures Glowing in the Dark – Flying Eye Books

Severne Primary School,
Severne Road, Acocks Green
Birmingham, B27 7HR