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10 books about summer
Pick up one of these featured titles on summer in May 2021.
And Then Comes Summer by Tom Brenner
Category: Activity Books
This book was published this year by Candlewick and takes approximately 1.1 hours to read.
A joyful, sun-drenched tribute to the anticipation and adventures of the warmest season of the year. When the days stretch out like a slow yawn, and the cheerful faces of Johnny-jump-ups jump up . . . then it's time to get ready for summer! From flip-flops and hide-and-seek to fireworks and ice-cream trucks, from lemonade stands and late bedtimes to swimming in the lake and toasting marshmallows, there's something for everyone in this bright and buoyant celebration of the sunny season. Tom Brenner's lovely, lyrical ode to summers spent outdoors will strike a chord with anyone who's ever counted down the days until school gets out, and Jaime Kim's jubilant, nostalgia-soaked illustrations leave little doubt that summer is indeed a time unlike any other.
How I Spent My Summer Vacation (Dragonfly Books) by Mark Teague
Category: Stories In Verse
This book was published 24 years ago by Dragonfly Books and takes approximately 1.1 hours to read.
A schoolboy tell his class about his summer vacation, during which he joined a group of cowboys and stopped a cattle stampede.
I See Summer by Charles Ghigna
Category: Stories In Verse
This book was published 10 years ago by Picture Window Books and takes approximately 0.8 hours to read.
Illustrations and easy-to-read, rhyming text show what makes summer special, from sunshine and sailboats to ice cream and picnics.
Pete the Cat: Pete at the Beach (My First I Can Read) by James Dean
This book was published 8 years ago by HarperCollins and takes approximately 1.1 hours to read.
Innovative ideas are never easily accepted. Due to the electronic revolution of the information supply new management tools and infrastructures were required. The as simple as brilliant tool the ISBN which assigns each book with a unique number has contributed vastly to the global book and information market.
The Night Before Summer Vacation by Natasha Wing
Category: Family Life
This book was published 19 years ago by Grosset & Dunlap and takes approximately 1.1 hours to read.
In the style of Clement Moore's familiar Christmas poem, tells of a family's last minute preparations for summer vacation.
One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia
This book was published 10 years ago by Quill Tree Books and takes approximately 8.0 hours to read.
After travelling from Brooklyn to Oakland, California, to spend a month with the mother they barely know, Delphine and her two sisters discover that their mother, a dedicated poet, wants them to attend a nearby Black Panther summer camp.
Biscuit's First Beach Day by Alyssa Satin Capucilli
This book was published 11 years ago by HarperFestival and takes approximately 0.8 hours to read.
Biscuit is going on his f irst trip to the beach! He is excited about making sand castles, collecting seashells, and playing in the ocean. Have a great day, Biscuit. Woof!
The Incredible Adventures of Kinslee and Kallie: How To Build A Snowman by Joseph Wood
This book was published this year by AuthorJosephDayna and takes approximately 1.1 hours to read.
The Incredible Adventures of Kinslee and Kallie: How to Build a Snowman, is an adventure that follows two sisters, Kinslee (4 years old) and Kallie (2 years old) as they work together to build a snowman. Kinslee is a smart, caring, and protective big sister, while Kallie is a carefree, loving, and energetic younger sister. The Incredible Adventures of Kinslee and Kallie: How to Build a Snowman is filled with happy, funny, exciting, and relatable moments throughout the story. A truly magical adventure that will pull at your heartstrings every time you read it.
We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.
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