Take a Break with Summer Reading

Whatever you do, don’t stop reading! Spark joy with titles that will entertain students and help them build good reading habits.

Chapter Books

Pacey Packer, Unicorn Tracker 3: Mermaids vs. Unicorns
Real Pigeons Peck Punches (Book 5)
The Magnificent Makers #5: Race Through Space
Narwhal on a Sunny Night

Middle Grade

Dog Squad
Just Roll with It
The Lion of Mars
Marcus Makes a Movie
Scout Is Not a Band Kid
History Smashers: The Underground Railroad
Ben Yokoyama and the Cookie of Doom
Ben Yokoyama and the Cookie of Endless Waiting

Young Adult

Dear Justyce
Everyone Dies Famous in a Small Town
The Gilded Ones
Good Girl, Bad Blood
Home Is Not a Country
Hunting November
Red Tigress
The Way Back

Nonfiction

The Beautiful Struggle (Adapted for Young Adults)
Dreams from My Father (Adapted for Young Adults)
Lady Icarus: Balloonmania and the Brief, Bold Life of Sophie Blanchard
Murder Among Friends
Notes from a Young Black Chef (Adapted for Young Adults)

Graphic Novels

Apple Crush
Expedition Backyard
Growing Pangs
Katie the Catsitter Book 2: Best Friends for Never
The Knight at Dawn Graphic Novel

Author Read Aloud Videos

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