BooksForTopics Recommended Reads for Preschool - Nosy Crow Skip to content

BooksForTopics Recommended Reads for Preschool

Discover BooksForTopics’ recommended Nosy Crow reads for Preschool below!

BooksForTopics is a website featuring children’s booklists sorted by age or topic. It was first launched to help primary school staff find the best books to use in classrooms.

The booklists on the site now help millions of users each year to find recommended children’s books. We’re delighted to see so many Nosy Crow books represented in their new recommended reading range across all year groups!

Access their full online booklist here, including printable booklists and more.

All of our paperback picture books come with a free Stories Aloud audio reading.

Find out more about Stories Aloud

The Rabbit, the Dark and the Biscuit Tin

Written by Nicola O'Byrne
2-5
If bedtime is a battle, then this hilarious, inventive picture book from international bestseller, Nicola O'Byrne, is exactly what you need. Rabbit has had a very good idea. He does NOT want to go to bed and so he puts The Dark in the biscuit tin so that he won't…
Buy now

Building a Home

Written by Polly Faber Illustrated by Klas Fahlén
2-5
Building a Home is a beautifully illustrated picture book guide to exactly how an old building can become a brand-new home. Now available in paperback, with action-packed artwork from Klas Fahlen and a gentle narrative text by Polly Faber, find out all about the people, machines, processes and tools involved…
Buy now

National Trust: Look What I Found on the Farm

Written by Moira Butterfield Illustrated by Jesús Verona
2-5
Discover a world of wonder on a farmyard walk, with this beautiful picture book from the National Trust. Today we're on the farm. Let's go!Past the gate where daisies grow . . .Look what I found!A tuft of sheep's wool, soft as a woolly jumper. Set off on a farmyard…
Buy now

Octopus Shocktopus!

Written by Peter Bently Illustrated by Steven Lenton
2-5
A brilliantly bonkers story about an octopus who lives on the roof, by two award-winning and bestselling picture book creators. When a giant octopus arrives, the children LOVE their new friend; it makes the perfect slide and is fantastic at football! But some of the grown-ups aren't so pleased. Will…
Buy now