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Old 06-12-2010, 07:00 AM
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Here is list of some of the books available for kids to read this summer.

Summer Reading Books 2010

Younger Readers
In the Rain with Baby Duck by Amy Hest
It’s Raining, It’s Pouring by Kin Eagle
Ten Little Fishes by Audrey Wood
Trout, Trout, Trout by April Sayre
Fish is Fish by Leo Lionni
How I became a Pirate by Melinda Long
Shiver Me Letter, A Pirate ABC by June Sobel
Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister (or any of the books in this series)
A Frog in the Bog by Karma Wilson & Joan Rankin
Who Sank the Boat by Pamela Allen
10 Little ducks by Eric Carle
To the Tub by Peggy Anderson
Maisy Takes a Bath by Lucy Cousins
Stick by Steve Breen
Big Dog & Little Dog Go Sailing by Selina Young
Ladybug Girl at the Beach by Davis Soman & Jacky Davis
Captain Small Pig by Martin Waddell & Susan Varley
The Adventures of Marcus Flamingo Under the Sea by Sheila Jarkins
Flotsam by Davis Wiesner (wonderful picture book)
Because Your Dad Loves You by Anrew Clements (also great for Father’s Day)
Would You Rather be a Polly wog by Bonnie Worth (A Cat in the Hat Book)
Our New Frog by Alejandro Algarra (non-fiction)
Coral Reefs by Sylvia Carle (non-fiction)
Can You Make a Scary Face by Jan Thomas (just plain fun)

Easy Chapter Books
Some Frog by Eve Bunting
The Legend of Captain Crow’s Teeth by Eoin Colfer
On the Reef (Andrew Lost series) by J.C. Greenburg
Swimming with the Sharks (Gym Short series) by Betty Hicks
Gus and Grandpa go Fishing by Claudia Mills
Dark Day in the Deep Sea (Magic Tree House series) by Mary Pope Osborne
Pirates Past Noon (MTH) by Mary Pope Osborne
The Search for Sunken Treasure by Geronimo Stilton

Older Children
Drizzle by Kathleen Van Cleeve
Aquamarine by Alice Hoffman
Dark Waters by Catherine MacPhail
The Lighting Thief (Percy Jackson series) by Rick Riordan
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
Swiss Family Robinson by Johann Wyss
Around the World in a Hundred Years, From Henry the Navigator to Magellan by Jean Fritz (non-fiction)
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