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Collins Big Cat has books for every child in the classroom! With must-read fiction and knock-out non-fiction in every book band, we only use the best quality authors to create books that span a huge variety of genres, illustrations and formats.


What is Collins Big Cat?

  • Over 600 books for 3-11 year olds.
  • An equal mix of fiction and non-fiction readers.
  • Topical non-fiction to interest children in today’s world and support the science, geography and history curriculum.
  • The best authors and illustrators known for creating beautiful books and engaging stories, loved by children
  • Poetry, plays, traditional tales and literary classics to help deliver the 2014 curriculum
  • Support your struggling readers with Progress and challenge top readers with Pearl.
  • Put the fun back into phonics with high quality readers and our lively phonics programme.
  • Get children really thinking with comprehension activities included in every book.
  • Readers are matched to Reading Recovery and quizzed for Accelerated Reader.

Why does it work?

Key Stage 1 Books