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Summer Reading – Elementary Lists

Upper Grades

New books for children

Catwad : four me? by Benton, Jim
Catwad.  High five! by Benton, Jim
Wizards of Mickey by
Becoming Brianna by Libenson, Terri
Invisible Emmie by Libenson, Terri
Truly Tyler by Libenson, Terri
Survive in the outdoors! by Lawrence, Mike
Miles Morales. Shock waves : a Spider-Man graphic novel by Reynolds, Justin A.
Owly : flying lessons by Runton, Andy
Owly : the way home by Runton, Andy
Spipders : worldwide webs by Howard, Tait
Roar of the beast by Sell, Chad
Just pretend by Sharp, Tori
Unicorn famous : another Phoebe and her unicorn adventure by Simpson, Dana
Pea, Bee, & Jay,  Lift off by Smith, Brian  (Comic book writer)
Pea, Bee, & Jay.  Stuck together  1, by Smith, Brian  (Comic book writer)
Pea, Bee, & Jay.  Wannabees  Volume 2, by Smith, Brian  (Comic book writer)
Sonic the Hedgehog : bad guys by Flynn, Ian
I survived the shark attacks of 1916 by Ball, Georgia
I survived the Nazi invasion, 1944 : the graphic novel by Tarshis, Lauren
News from me, Lucy McGee by Amato, Mary
Truman the dog by Florence, Debbi Michiko
How to test a friendship by Griffith, Theanne
Mindy Kim and the trip to Korea by Lee, Lyla
Dancing queen by Lyons, Kelly Starling
Rock star by Lyons, Kelly Starling
The haunted house next door by Miedoso, Andres
The Cassandra Curse by Acevedo, Chantel
A place to hang the moon by Albus, Kate
Rebel in the library of ever by Alexander, Zeno
Once upon an Eid : stories of hope and joy by 15 Muslim voices by
The girl who speaks bear by Anderson, Sophie
The last human by Bacon, Lee
The jumbies by Baptiste, Tracey.
Iggy is better than ever by Barrows, Annie
Iggy is the hero of everything by Barrows, Annie
The best of Iggy by Barrows, Annie
Serafina and the black cloak by Beatty, Robert
Hazel's theory of evolution by Bigelow, Lisa Jenn
The brave by Bird, James
Ivy Aberdeen's letter to the world by Blake, Ashley Herring
Ana María Reyes does not live in a castle by Burgos, Hilda Eunice
Goodbye, Mr. Terupt by Buyea, Rob
Charlie Hernández & the league of shadows by Calejo, Ryan
A dog-friendly town by Cameron, Josephine
The storm runner by Cervantes, Jennifer
The pants project by Clarke, Cat
Ramona forever by Cleary, Beverly
Henry and Ribsy. by Cleary, Beverly.
Ramona the brave by Cleary, Beverly.
My life as a potato by Costner, Arianne
Maybe he just likes you by Dee, Barbara
The longest night of Charlie Noon by Edge, Christopher
Dragons in a bag by Elliott, Zetta
The Firebird song by Flores, Arnée
The remarkable journey of Coyote Sunrise by Gemeinhart, Dan
When life gives you mangos by Getten, Kereen
Last mirror on the left by Giles, L. R.
The next great Jane by Going, K. L.
Scouts by Greenland, Shannon
The deepest breath by Grehan, Meg
Words with wings by Grimes, Nikki.
Nothing ever happens here by Hagger-Holt, Sarah
One jar of magic by Haydu, Corey Ann.
The losers at the center of the galaxy by Heider, Mary Winn
Rising storm by Hunter, Erin
Mascot by John, Antony
The many mysteries of the Finkel family by Kapit, Sarah
The world between blinks by Kaufman, Amie
Zayd Saleem, chasing the dream by Khan, Hena
Stand up, Yumi Chung! by Kim, Jessica
Much ado about baseball by LaRocca, Rajani.
The Twelve by Lin, Cindy
Treasures of the Twelve by Lin, Cindy
For black girls like me by Lockington, Mariama
Emmy in the key of code by Lucido, Aimee
A field guide to getting lost by McCullough, Joy
Across the pond by McCullough, Joy
Pepper's rules for secret sleuthing by McDonald, Briana
Merci Suárez changes gears by Medina, Meg
A dash of trouble by Meriano, Anna
A sprinkle of spirits by Meriano, Anna
Love Sugar Magic: A Mixture of Mischief by Meriano, Anna
Delphine and the silver needle by Moon, Alyssa
Flying lessons & other stories by
Sidelined by Palmer, Iva-Marie
Summer of brave by Parks, Amy Noelle.
Becoming Muhammad Ali : a novel by Patterson, James
Best nerds forever by Patterson, James
The distance between me and the cherry tree by Peretti, Paola
Strange birds : a field guide to ruffling feathers by Pérez, Celia C.
City spies by Ponti, James
We're not from here by Rodkey, Geoff
Ana on the edge by Sass, A. J.
The anti-book by Simon, Raphael  (Children's author)
Clean getaway by Stone, Nic
Tune it out by Sumner, Jamie
Summer at Meadow Wood by Tan, Amy Rebecca
Bad best friend by Vail, Rachel
Other words for home by Warga, Jasmine
Some places more than others by Watson, Renée
Save me a seat by Weeks, Sarah
Magic's most wanted by Whitesides, Tyler.
Genesis begins again by Williams, Alicia
Turtle boy by Wolkenstein, M. Evan
Front desk by Yang, Kelly
Forever This Summer by Youngblood, Leslie C.
Martin McLean, middle school queen by Zaczek, Alyssa
The Game Master: Summer Schooled by Zamolo, Rebecca
Scribbly : a real imaginary friend tale by Adamson, Ged
Are you a cheeseburger? by Arnaldo, Monica
The Berenstain bears go to camp by Berenstain, Stan
Curls by Forman, Ruth.
We listen to our bodies by Bowers, Lydia
Fred gets dressed by Brown, Peter
Sparkly new friends by Burnell, Heather Ayris
Lobstah gahden by Brydon, Alli
Yes & No by Cooper, Elisha
Edmund the elephant who forgot by Dalgleish, Kate
Oddbird by Desierto, Derek
Mater to the rescue! by Berrios, Frank.
Raya and the Last Dragon Little Golden Book (Disney Raya and the Last Dragon) by Golden Books
Team-up! by Hitchcock, L. L.
Frozen II by Scollon, Bill
Jungle Cruise (Disney Classic) by Vitale, Brooke
The thingity-jig by Doherty, Kathleen
A place inside of me : a poem to heal the heart by Elliott, Zetta
All of us by Erskine, Kathryn
Keeping the city going by Floca, Brian
I will eat you! by Francia, Giada
Nye, Sand and Stones by Galbraith, Bree
My monster and me by Hussain, Nadiya.
Kiyoshi's walk by Karlins, Mark
Sunday funday in Koreatown by Kim, Aram
I wish you knew by Azúa Kramer, Jackie
What will you be? by Mendez, Yamile Saied
Fairy tale adventure by Murray, Lily
Paw patrol: Sea Patrol to the rescue! by
Pup-fu power! by
Day-old child by Pearson, Carol Lynn.
10 hidden heroes by Shriver, Mark K.
Your life matters by Singleton, Chris
The one and only Sparkella by Tatum, Channing
Lost at sea! by Stubbs, Tommy.
James in a mess and other Thomas the tank engine stories by
48 Grasshopper Estates by De Waal, Sara
Grandad's camper by Woodgate, Harry
Pink is for boys by Pearlman, Robb
Do sharks bark? : a lift-the-flap book by Yoon, Salina.
Grandpa across the ocean by Yum, Hyewon

New books for young adults

Darling by Ancrum, Kayla
Sister of the Bollywood bride by Bajpai, Nandini
A season of sinister dreams by Banghart, Tracy E.
The Infinity courts by Bowman, Akemi Dawn
Blackout by
Tell me when you feel something by Grant, Vicki
The box in the woods by Johnson, Maureen
Gearbreakers by Mikuta, Zoe Hana
Sisters of the snake by Nanua, Sasha
Don't hate the player by Nedd, Alexis
She drives me crazy by Quindlen, Kelly
Blood like magic by Sambury, Liselle
Mister Impossible by Stiefvater, Maggie
Violet ghosts by Thomas, Leah
Instructions for dancing by Yoon, Nicola

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