Book Lists for 7-9 year olds

Stories for 7-9 year olds

Into the wild

by Anh Do. Also available as an eBook.

Beneath the trees

by Cristy Burne

The world’s worst teachers

by David Walliams

Eddy Popcorn’s guide to parent training

by Ben Johnston and Dee White

The land of roar

by Jenny McLachlan


by Favel Parrett

The fox and the ghost king

by Michael Morpurgo


by Anna Fienberg

Diary of an awesome friendly kid

by Jeff Kinney. Also available as an eAudiobook and audiobook (CD).

Anisa’s alphabet

by Mike Dumbleton and Hannah Sommerville

Series for 7-9 year olds

Fabio the world’s greatest flamingo detective series

by Laura James

Funny kid series

by Matt Stanton

The alien zoo series

by Adrian Beck and Heath McKenzie

The besties series

by Felice Arena and Tom Jellett

The boy who grew dragons series

by Andy Shepherd. Also available as eAudiobooks

The secret dragon series

by Ed Clarke

The Strangeworlds Travel Agency series

by L.D. Lapinski

Tales of an 8-bit kitten series

by Cube Kid

Zeus the Mighty series

by Crispin Boyer

Book to screen for 7-9 year olds

Bear Grylls adventures

by Bear Grylls. Also available in eAudiobook and audiobook (CD).

Charlotte’s web

by E.B. White. Also available in eBook, eAudiobook and audiobook (CD).

Hotel for dogs

by Lois Duncan. Also available in eAudiobook.

Little house on the prairie series

by Laura Ingalls Wilder. Also available in eAudiobook.

Nim’s Island

by Wendy Orr. Also available in eBook, eAudiobook and audiobook (CD).

The animals of Farthing Wood

by Colin Dann. Also available as an eAudibook.

The chronicles of Narnia series

by C.S. Lewis. Also available in eBook and audiobook (CD).

The one and only Ivan

The one and only Ivan by Katherine Applegate. A story of friendship and bravery.

Factual books for 7-9 year olds

Awesome edible kids crafts

by Arena Blake

Genius LEGO inventions with bricks you already have

by Sarah Dees

The book of comparisons

by Clive Gifford

The First Scientists

By Corey Tutt and Blak Douglas

The curious book of lists

by Tracey Turner and Caroline Selmes

The illustrated encyclopaedia of ugly animals

by Sami Bayly


by Aunty Joy Murphy and Andrew Kelly. A Birrarung story.

Yahoo Creek. An Australian Mystery

by Tohby Riddle

Weird but True!

by National Geographic Kids