The Cheadle Academy

Reading List / Accelerated Reader

To improve your reading skills, you need to make sure you are reading a book which suits your ability level and that you enjoy it! Here are popular authors/series, which we have in our library:


Level 3

- R.L.Stine “Goosebumps”

- David Almond

- Alan Gibbons

- Louis Sachar

- Roald Dahl

- Adam Blade “Beast Quest” (This series covers Level 3-5)

Level 4

- Darren Shan

- Lucy Daniels “Animal Ark”

- Malorie Blackman

- Enid Blyton

- Terry Pratchett

- Anne Fine

- Derek Landy “Skullduggery Pleasant”

- Anthony Horowitz


Level 5-6

- Eoin Colfer “Artemis Fowl”

- Meg Cabot

- Neil Gaiman

- The “Horrible Histories” series

- J.K. Rowling – “Harry Potter”

- J.R.R. Tolkien – “Lord of the Rings”

- Robert Muchamore – The”Cherub” action series

- Patrick Ness

- Philip Reeves “Mortal Engines”

- Philip Pullman “Northern Lights”


Want to check a Book Level at home? Just Google “AR book finder UK quick search”