Summer Reading

  • SUMMERTIME IS READING TIME…..

    Search these sites for good books to read!

    www.ala.org/alsc/publications-resources/book-lists

    The books on these lists come highly recommended by kid readers from all over the country.

    www.californiayoungreadermedal.org

    Click on: Winners.  California Young Reader Medal Program encourages the young people of our state to read and enjoy what they read with good books.

     www.californiareads.org

    Click on: Awards    Click on: Eureka Award Recipients

    The California Reads  “EUREKA!" awards for best in nonfiction books.

    www.commonsensemedia.org

    Click on: Reviews   Click on: Books and then click on: Age of Reader

    For family sensitive book, movie and web site reviews.

    www.cbcbooks.org

    Click on: Find Books.  The Children’s Book Council is a non-profit, national trade organization specializing in excellence in reading materials for children. 

    We reference the Science and Social Studies lists every year.

    www.bookopolis.com

    Bookopolis is an online community for young readers to share favorite books and discover new ones.

    www.ilovelibraries.org

    Click on: For Book Lovers. Go here for all the nationally recognized reading lists.

    lexile.com

    Find your Lexile range (reading skill level), select your interests and find books you’d like to read at your reading level.

    www.fantasticfiction.co.uk

    Wondering what book is next in a series?   Go to this well maintained site from the UK for the answer.  Search by Author to see all the books written by your favorite, given in chronological order.

    And….

    Visit your Public Library for the fun programs they have every Summer.