Jagged Edge

Books for
Struggling
Readers

Support struggling readers with 72 tailor-made books designed with themes and illustrations suitable for learning at Key Stage 2 with reading ability levelled at Key Stage 1. With a focus on the interests of boys in particular, you can find books to tempt even the most reluctant reader.

  • Ensures every child achieves confidence, comprehension and fluency with systematic progression.
  • Each title has its own flavour and format from manga and graphic novels to gripping non-fiction
  • 70% of struggling readers are boys, so Collins Big Cat Progress helps to reach every boy with male protagonists and topic and themes that appeal to boys.
Read a case study of how Progress has made a difference in one Salford primary school.
Readers Books