So, your child has read all the great series like the Treehouse books, Hot Dog, Weirdo, Tom Gates and Wimpy kid, and keep doing so over and over because they are well loved favourites? What they don’t know is that there are some hidden gems on our shelves they are yet to discover!
Check out these series and watch their list of favourite books grow...
Mr Bambuckle's Remarkables
There are already four books in this series by Tom Harris where the reader is guaranteed to laugh from the silliness, go on a rollercoaster of thrills and adventure, and begging their teacher to be just like Mr Bambuckle.
The Peski Kids
Squabbling siblings and many hilarious antics are what The Peski Kids are all about. The first two books see cockroach catastrophes, trouble and trying to blend in…which they’re terrible at, and I can only imagine what they get up to in the third book which is out soon. R.A Spratt has again written a quality series that is perfect for Upper Primary School Readers.
Much Loved children’s author Belinda Murrell has written a series about seaside adventures full of family, friendship, kindness, and positivity. With strong, curious role model’s this book is perfect for 8-12 year old’s who enjoy adventure.
George Ivanoff brings the reader something a little different with a sci-fi and fantasy flavour. The Other Worlds is a series where there are mysterious keys that open doorways into other worlds. These books don’t have to be read in order but have a common theme running through them. From geeky virtual reality to a weird world of clones, the Other World series will take you on an adventure.
Rock, Frillback, Tumbler, Homey and Grandpouter may look weird but they are the world’s greatest crime-fighting pigeons and good friends. They solve mysteries and fight the bad guys, all while making us laugh. Real Pigeons…. keeping a city safe near you!
The Princess in Black
If your young reader if a fan of superhero’s and Princesses, then this action packed and funny series is the perfect choice. These princesses ditch their beautiful colourful gowns and their prim looks, dressed in black to stop monsters and masked strangers. Can the princess sneaky away to transfer into superhero gear?
The Most Marvellous Spelling Bee
India Wimple is a shy girl who is afraid of following her dreams. When she is encouraged by her family to sign up to the Stupendously Spectacular Spelling Bee, India navigates obstacles and her shy nature to make her dreams come true. This series is filled with a mystery, family, friendships, and lots of words to spell.
This action-packed series follows Ebony and Jay on their quest to protect the environment and injured and sick animals. These best friends like helping others, solving mysteries and are both Very Brave. Keep a look at for book two which is out soon.