Summer Reading


Are you looking for books to read this summer? Why not get a head start on our Children’s Choice Award books or Best Books?

The Children’s Choice nominees are:

Book Author Publisher
Bear Report, The Heder, Thyra Abrams Books for Young Readers
Elizabeth, Queen of the Seas Cox, Lynne Schwartz & Wade Books
Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World’s Most Famous Bear Mattick, Lindsay Little Brown and Company
Grandma in Blue with Red Hat Menchin, Scott Abrams Books for Young Readers
Hippos are HUGE! London, Jonathan Candlewick Press
Hoot Owl, Master of Disguise Taylor, Sean Candlewick Press
I Don’t Want to be a Frog Petty, Dev Doubleday Books for Young Readers
I, Fly: The Buzz About Flies and How Awesome They Are Heos, Bridget Holt
If You Ever Want to Bring an Alligator to School, Don’t! Parsley, Elise Little, Brown and Company
I’m New Here O’Brien, Anne Sibley Charlesbridge
I’m Trying to Love Spiders Barton, Bethany Viking
Job Wanted Bateman, Teresa Holiday House
Mother Bruce Higgins, Ryan T. Disney/Hyperion
Mummy Cat Ewert, Marcus Clarion
Nerdy Birdy Reynolds, Aaron Roaring Brook Press
Perfectly Messed-Up Story, A McDonnell, Patrick Little Brown and Company
Ragweed’s Farm Dog Handbook Kennedy, Anne Vittur Candlewick Press
There Was an Old Dragon Who Swallowed a Knight Klostermann, Penny Random House
What the Dinosaurs Did Last Night: A Very Messy Adventure Tuma, Refe Little Brown and Company
Who Wants a Hug? Mack, Jeff Harper


The Best Books nominees are:

Iron Trial (Magisterium, Book 1) by Black, Holly and Cassandra Clare
Kinda Like Brothers by Booth, Coe
Gaby, Lost and Found by Cervantes, Angela
Mountain Dog by Engle, Margarita
A Song for Bijou by Farrar, Josh
Space Case by Gibbs, Stuart
Vine Basket by La Valley, Josanne
Dash by Larson, Kirby
The Misadventures of the Family Fletcher by Levy, Dana Allison
Zane and the Hurricane by Philbrick, Rodman
Eddie Red, Undercover: Mystery on Museum Mile by Wells, Marcia
The Forbidden Library by Wexler, Django
Absolutely Almost – Graff, Lisa
Loot – Watson, Jude
El Deafo – Bell, Cece
The Fourteenth Goldfish – Holm, Jennifer
Rain Reign – Martin, Ann M.
The Thickety: A Path Begins – White, J.A.
New Kid – Green, Tim
The Circus Dogs of Prague – Delaney, Rachelle

Best Books readers: you can even take your Best Books Quiz this summer! Get a head start on the competition! Click HERE for the quiz!

Keep watching this page for books on Ms. Beattie’s summer reading list!

Keep reading,
Ms. Beattie


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