The beach puppy by Holly Webb
After the arrival of Ruby’s baby brother her parents buy her a dog.
She adores Coco, and when they go on a family holiday Coco comes too.
Everyone is having a great time, that is until Coco goes missing.
Arctic star by Tom Palmer
Three best friends join the Navy together to fight for their country.
They all have different jobs to do aboard the ship, as the war goes on will they remain best friends and will they all survive?
The Beast of Harwood forest by Dan Smith
Three friends arrive at Heathland Camp for a school trip. But things aren’t what they seem, and the friends find themselves in great danger.
Keeper by Alan Gibbons
Shane is a fantastic footballer but he also has a temper. When he joins a team he unfortunately brings his dad with him. What is going on between father and son?
All these books are brilliant. Barrington Stokes books are dyslexia friendly, they are printed on coloured paper and they have larger text.
All the stories are different and all enjoyable.
By Helen Byles