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Ready, Set, Read! Book Collection

Ready, Set, Read! Book Collection

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Check out the Ready, Set, Read! Book Collection.

It is jam-packed with books to keep you active and we’re sure you’ll find plenty of inspiration here for this year’s Summer Reading Challenge.

Get ready for stories full of team spirit, real-life sporty heroes, and lots of fun with our picture books, early readers and middle grade books – there’s lots to keep you busy!

The Ready, Set, Read! Book Collection has been specially chosen just for you by an expert group of readers for the Summer Reading Challenge.

Join your local library and borrow free eBooks, audio books, online comics and magazines that you can use to complete your Summer Reading Challenge!

Visit your local library website to find out which services are available for you to enjoy.

You can find a handy guide to accessing books at home on our Find a Read page.


Find even more book suggestions

Give the Book Sorter a spin! All the books it recommends have been rated and reviewed by children on this website. 

Join in the conversation in Chat and ask your fellow for suggestions on what to read next. Happy reading!


Information for adults


Visit our School Zone to access free resources and Challenge ideas for your class.


Visit our Home Zone, full of useful Challenge information for parents, grandparents and carers. For information about supporting reading in the early years visit our Pre-School Zone.


Visit our Library Zone to find libraries near you running the challenge, and how to take part.