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Wondering the best books to read to improve your English? At English Solutions Vancouver, we love helping our students improve their English!

Here is a list of books to read to help improve your English:

Preschool, Prekindergarten, Kindergarten (including And Then It’s Spring, Green Is a Chile Pepper: A Book of Colors, Waiting, The Lion and the Mouse and Firefly July: a Year of Very Short Poems)

Grades 1 & 2 (including Little Roja Riding Hood, Quest, Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall GorillaSwirl by Swirl: Spirals in Nature, Each Kindness, Who Says Women Can’t Be Doctors? The Story of Elizabeth Blackwell and Ivy + Bean)

Grades 3 & 4 (including Lillian’s Right To Vote: A Celebration of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, Rain Reign, Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures and The Lightning Thief)

Grade 5 (including Stella by StarlightAbsolutely AlmostUntamed: the Wild Life of Jane Goodall, The Meaning of Maggie, The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp, and El Deafo)

Grade 6 (including The War That Saved My Life, How They Croaked: The Awful Ends of the Awfully Famous, Roller Girl, The Night Gardener and Courage Has No Color)

Grade 7 & 8 (including The Crossover, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, Doll Bones and Jane, the Fox & Me)

Grades 9 & 10 (including Bomb: The Race to Build and Steal the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon and The Catcher in the Rye)

Grades 11 & 12 (including The Book Thief)

HAISLN List of Books to Read to Improve your English:

To download any of the lists, go to HAISLN.

Kindergarten – Grade 3 (including Harold and the Purple Crayon, The Carrot Seed, Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel, The Snowy Day, The Story of Ferdinand, The Hundred Dresses and Where the Wild Things Are)

Grades 4 – 6 (including The Chronicles of Prydain, Anne of Green Gables, D’Aulaires’ Book of Greek Myths, Because of Winn-Dixie, Coraline, The Borrowers and Harriet the Spy)

Grades 7 – 8 (including A Wrinkle in Time, Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward JusticeThe Wednesday Wars, Island of the Blue Dolphins and Across Five Aprils)

NEH list of Best Books to Read to Improve your English:

The list is available on the NEH website.

K – Grade 2 (including Last Stop on Market Street, Officer Buckle & Gloria, the Elephant and Piggie seriesPocketful of Posies: A Treasury of Nursery Rhymes and My People, April and Esme, Tooth Fairies)

Grades 2 & 3 (including An Egg Is Quiet)Series (including The Magic Tree House)

Grades 3-5 (including The Strange Case of Origami Yoda series, The Magician’s Elephant, the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, the Big Nate series, Just So Stories and Outside Your Window: A First Book of Nature)

Grades 4 & 5: Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures and Eddie Red Undercover: Mystery on Museum Mile

Grades 6-8: Schooled, Esperanza Rising, The Marvels, Amelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart, Percy Jackson’s Greek Heroes and Hero on a Bicycle

Grades 9-12: Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy

For more great books to read to improve your English, see the full Kids K-5 Summer Reading Booklist >>

To get help one on one, please contact us. We offer Kids/Teen English tutoring services in Vancouver for improving reading, writing and speaking. We also offer Corporate English Tuturing and French Tutoring in Vancouver, and serve areas such as North Vancouver, West Vancouver, Richmond and Burnaby, BC, too.