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

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

"There is no substitute for books in the life of a child." — May Ellen Chase