13 Plus Reading List


A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Watership Down by Richard Adams

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Goodnight Mr Tom by Michelle Magorian

Shakespeare Stories by Leon Garfield

Skellig by David Almond

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne

Boys Don’t Cry by Malorie Blackman

Northern Lights by Philip Pullman

The Crossover by Kwame Alexander

The Wild Robot by Peter Brown

Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer

Out of My Mind by Sharon M. Draper

The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

Holes by Louis Sachar

Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg Sloan

When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead

The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart

Other Words for Home by Jasmine Warga