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The Big Summer Read

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

The two-page handout version of The Big Summer Read booklist is easy to take to the library or bookstore.

"Reading should not be presented to children as a chore or duty. It should be offered to them as a precious gift." — Kate DiCamillo