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    CBSE Recommended Reading List

    Here is the list of books recommended by CBSE under CCE to promote reading habit among children.
    Majority of these books are available in our school library. Many of the books can be download free from Amazon (links provided) now and others available at attractive discounts.

    Class V to VI

    For classes VII and VIII:
    4. Around the World in 80 Days – Jules Verne
    6. Harry Potter – The Series – J K Rowling
    8. Books by James Herriott
    9. The Curious Case of a Dog in the Nighttime – Alexander McCall Smith

    For classes IX and X
    1. Books by Agatha Christie
    2. Books by Arthur Conan Doyle
    4. Little Women – Louisa May Alcott
    5. The Call of the Wild – Jack London
    6. Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm – Kate Douglas Wiggin (Kindle version available for free download now)
    7. The Canterville Ghost – Oscar Wilde
    9. Snappy Surprises – Ruskin Bond
    10. Moby Dick – Herman Melville
    11. Artemis Fowl series - Eoin Colfer
    12. Daddy Long Legs - Jean Webster
    13. School Stories by P.G. Wodehouse

    For classes XI and XII
    3. Uncle Tom’s cabin – Harriet Beecher Stowe
    4. To kill a Mocking Bird – Harper Lee
    5. Animal Farm – George Orwell
    6. Nineteen eighty four-George Orwell
    7. Short Story Collections By Indian Authors
    9. Books by George Elliot
    11. Books by Emily Bronte
    12. Pickwick Papers - Charles Dickens
    14. Three men in a Boat - Jerome K Jerome
    15. My Family and Other Animals - Gerald Durrell
    16. Rosie is My Relative - Gerald Durrell

    Other Books and Authors suggested by the Committee:
    6. APJ Abdul Kalam


    1. Sir
      I have a doubt. Under books for VI-VIII, S.No.8. Books by George Herriott is mentioned. Shouldnt it be Books by James Herriot ? Please clarify. Thank you !

      Geetha C
      PGT English
      KV-OF ,Medak, Hyderabad Region

      1. Yes Madam
        You are right. Thank you for pointing it out!

      2. Here is the link to CBSE original circular. http://cbse.nic.in/circulars/cir54-2009.pdf