Lady Joanna Thornhill (Endowed) Primary School

Learning for the Head, Heart and Hand

Recommended reading related to our book of the term, Floodland.

Fancy reading some other texts related to our book of the term, Floodland?

Related texts:

  • The Last Wild by Piers Torday (Quercus)
  • Varmints by Helen Ward, Illustrated by Marc Craste (Templar)
  • Mortal Engines by Philip Reeve (Scholastic)
  • The Boy in the Tower by Polly Ho-Yen (Corgi)
  • Songs of Innocence & Experience by William Blake (Penguin Classics


Books to support the exploration of themes inspired by the text:

  • If the World Were a Village by David J. Smith and Shelagh Armstrong (A & C Black)
  • Our Planet: Infographic How It Works by Jon Richards and Ed Simkins (Wayland)
  • How The World Works by Christiane Dorion and Beverley Young (Templar)
  • The Great Kapok Tree: A Tale of the Amazon Rain Forest by Lynne Cherry (Harcourt Brace)
  • The Promise by Nicola Davies and Laura Carlin (Walker)
  • Window by Jeannie Baker (Walker)
  • Where the Forest Meets the Sea by Jeannie Baker (Walker)