31 Days of Smart Summer Fun, Day 19: 10 Favorite Books About Summer

Summer is a great subject for children’s books. Summertime means an extra dose of freedom and adventure for kids, so it makes sense that some of the best fictional tales of childhood are set during summer months. When you head to the library or the bookstore to stock up on books for the kids this vacation, consider these wonderful tales of summer.

The Penderwicks: A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy by Jeanne Birdsall
Holes by Louis Sachar
Weslandia by Paul Fleischman
Pictures from Our Vacation by Lynne Rae Perkins
The Lemonade War by Jacqueline Davies
Beach by Elisha Cooper
A Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Ever by Marla Frazee
Any Which Wall by Laurel Snyder
Summer of the Gypsy Moths by Sarah Pennypacker
Like Bug Juice on a Burger by Julie Sternberg


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