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Welcome to Term 2 — we hope you had a wonderful break and you read lots of books! If you’ve read your way through your bedside pile and you’re desperate for something new to read … you’ve come to the right place. On the last day of every month our Top Reads team members* recommend books they’ve recently read and loved. Look for these books at your library, bookstore, or best friend’s bookshelf!

You’ll find a recommended list from our Top Reads Team on the last day of every month (February to November). If you missed last month’s, don’t forget to check out the March Top Reads.

*All our Top Readers are kids aged 13 and under. No grownups allowed!

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It’s the last day of the month, which means it’s time for book recommendations from our Top Reads team. We are pleased to welcome Stacey to the team.

Meet our 2017 team — read about them (including Stacey!) in an earlier post.

Here are their fabulous book selections for your school holiday reading pile:

You’ll find a recommended list from our Top Reads Team on the last day of every month (February to November). If you missed last month’s, don’t forget to check out the February Top Reads.

*All our Top Readers are kids aged 13 and under. No grownups allowed!

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This is the very first TOP READS post for 2017! At the end of each month — from February to November — our Top Reads team recommends their favourite reading material from the previous month. Yesterday we introduced our 2017 Top Reads team; they are all children aged 12 or younger.

And here are the first recommendations for the year. Check the bookshelves at your local library, school library, bookshop or friends’ houses and get reading!

You can check out all previous Top Reads posts here.

All our Top Readers are kids aged 12 and under. No grownups allowed!

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The spring school holidays — what better time to disappear into a good book? It’s the last day of the month which means it’s also time for some reading recommendations from members of our Top Reads team:

You’ll find a recommended list from our Top Reads Team on the last day of every month (February to November). If you missed last month’s, don’t forget to check out the August Top Reads.

*All our Top Readers are kids aged 13 and under. No grownups allowed!

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TOP READS: February 2016

Our Top Reads team stops by to share their favourite reads on the last day of the month (February to November). Earlier today we introduced our Top Reads Team* for 2016.  These books come highly recommended by the kids on our team:

You’ll find a recommended list from our Top Reads Team on the last day of every month (February to November). If you missed November’s, don’t forget to check out the November 2015 Top Reads.

*All our Top Readers are kids aged 13 and under. No grownups allowed!

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We’re very happy to be back from our break! Happy New Year! (And Happy Year of the Monkey, too!)

Later this week we’ll be sharing some book reviews and stories by young writers. But today we’re thinking about monkeys in books. Here are some of our editor’s favourite books featuring monkeys:

 

What are your favourite books with or about monkeys? Let us know — we’ll add them to this post! (You can leave us a comment or email our editor, Rebecca.)

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This will be the final TOP READS post for 2015 (can you believe the school year is almost over?). Here are some great reads recommended by our Top Reads team* — get yourself to a library, a book store, or a friend’s well-stocked bookshelf and stock up that reading pile for the summer holidays!

You’ll find a recommended list from our Top Reads Team on the last day of every month. If you missed last month’s, don’t forget to check out the October  2015 Top Reads.

*All our Top Readers are kids aged 13 and under. No grownups allowed!

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