New Bug Club Resources

Bug Club: now bigger and better than ever!

We want all children to be able to develop a lifelong love of reading, and to feel that our books are for them, whatever their ability, background or identity.

Primary Literacy Reading Pathways

The flexible new way to buy all of your digital resources from Bug Club, Rapid, and Progress & Assess.

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What's new to Bug Club?

  • 81 fully decodable books in Reception and Year 1 in line with advice from leading experts and the DfE's Reading Framework.

  • Exciting new characters, created by a diverse range of authors and illustrators, bringing reading to life and engaging even the most reluctant readers! 

  • Our Bug Club Reading Corner, an online library of books that children can choose according to their interests, encouraging them to read for pleasure.

  • Reading Corner eBooks are mobile-friendly, making them accessible to even more children at home and in school

39 new Disney readers added to Bug Club!

  • Children can learn to read with family favourites such as: 
    Disney Moana,
    Disney Encanto,
    Disney Frozen,
    Disney and Pixar Toy Story, and many more!

  • All of the Disney books have been designed to support all children as they learn to read, including those with dyslexia. This includes fonts that are now dyslexia-friendly, and text set on a pastel-coloured background to avoid visual stress.

  • The Reception and Year 1 books are fully decodable in line with the Department for Education’s Reading Framework.

Explore the Disney resources

Bug Club Reading Corner


Bug Club Reading Corner is our brand-new online reading for pleasure library. It offers:

  • Children the chance to choose from lots of exciting topics and search for the books they want to read.
  • Stories by a range of diverse authors and illustrators, featuring exciting, representative characters who live in all sorts of places and go on all sorts of adventures.
  • Books on real-life, interesting topics.

Unboxing new Bug Club books with Bromstone Primary School

In this video children and teachers at Bromstone Primary School unbox and react to their brand-new Bug Club books. 

Watch our Bug Club videos to find out more

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