Summer Reading Booklists

Reading Rockets' annual summer booklist makes it easy to find great books kids will enjoy during the long, lazy days of summer. This list can be a springboard for helping your kids choose books on topics that pique their curiosity — that's what really motivates children to want to read!

The Big Summer Read - all ages book buying guide

This PDF of the Big Summer Read booklist is easy to take to the library or bookstore.

"The man who does not read good books is no better than the man who can't." — Mark Twain