Inspire a love of reading with ReadPlus, a collection of over 16,000 selected books and films arranged under themes for librarians, teachers and parents about books for young people aged 5 to 18.
Lists of books and films under subject headings can be generated. The books range from picture books to adult fiction and are organised into different age categories. You can search for books using theme, author, title, genre and age-range.
There are reviews and links to teacher resources, reading group guides and author sites. Bookmarks of Read Similar Authors can be printed out. There are also lists of Read Similar Books for popular books. Subscribers can request lists on any topic.
Chas White is a former school librarian and Head of English in Cumbria, Manchester, Stockport & Cheshire.
Pat Pledger has been a school librarian and English teacher. She is keenly interested in the promotion of reading and has been a speaker at international conferences.
Fran Knight’s long time interest in children’s and adolescent literature was developed as a school librarian and Head of English. She is an avid reader and has developed reading lists and spoken at conferences.