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Summer Reading – Elementary Lists

Upper Grades

New books for children

Real Pigeons Splash Back by McDonald, Andrew
Wings of fire. the graphic novel  The hidden kingdom : Book 3, by Sutherland, Tui
Emmet to the rescue by March, Julia
Awesome heroes by Peet, Rosie
The Flash races the rogues by Manning, Matthew K.
Nancy's fancy heirloom by Parent, Nancy
Operation fix Marabelle by Parent, Nancy
Heroes & villains by Patrick, Ella
Shark surf surprise by Foxe, Steve
Wonder Woman : warrior for justice by Marsham, Liz
The in-between by Ansari, Rebecca K. S.
Willodeen by Applegate, Katherine
Dark waters by Arden, Katherine
Small spaces by Arden, Katherine
Curse of the Night Witch by Aster, Alex
Letters from Cuba by Behar, Ruth
Josephine against the sea by Bourne, Shakirah.
Fighting Words by Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker
Finn and the intergalactic lunchbox by Buckley, Michael
Premeditated Myrtle by Bunce, Elizabeth C.
The retake by Calonita, Jen.
The unexplainable disappearance of Mars Patel by Chari, Sheela
Being Clem by Cline-Ransome, Lesa
The thief of worlds by Coville, Bruce
Secondhand dogs by Crimi, Carolyn
Escape from the Isle of the Lost : a Descendents novel by De la Cruz, Melissa
My life in the fish tank by Dee, Barbara
Raya and the last dragon : the deluxe junior novelization by Nellson, Tenny
The best worst summer by Eulberg, Elizabeth
Maya and the robot by Ewing, Eve L.
Eight princesses and a magic mirror by Farrant, Natasha
Charlie Thorne and the lost city by Gibbs, Stuart
Spy school at sea : a spy school novel by Gibbs, Stuart
Super puzzletastic mysteries : short stories for young sleuths from Mystery Writers of America. by
Samira surfs by Guidroz, Rukhsanna.
Houdini and me by Gutman, Dan
Ahmed Aziz's epic year by Hamza, Nina
The magic in changing your stars by Henderson, Leah
Diary of an awesome friendly kid by Kinney, Jeff
Rowley Jefferson's awesome friendly adventure by Kinney, Jeff
Rowley Jefferson's awesome spooky stories by Kinney, Jeff.
Linked by Korman, Gordon.
Soul lanterns by Kuzki, Shaw
Pity party : stories by Lane, Kathleen
Strangeworlds Travel Agency by Lapinski, L. D.
Brother's keeper by Lee, Julie  (Children's fiction writer)
Pahua and the soul stealer by Lee, Lori M.
A ceiling made of eggshells by Levine, Gail Carson
Thanks a lot, Universe by Lucas, Chad.
The turnover by Lupica, Mike
Ten thousand tries by Makechnie, Amy
Kiki Kallira breaks a kingdom by Mandanna, Sangu.
The hidden knife by Marr, Melissa
Thirteens by Marshall, Kate Alice.
Black boy joy : 17 stories celebrating Black boyhood by
The time of green magic by McKay, Hilary
Paola Santiago and the forest of nightmares by Mejia, Tehlor Kay
The hatmakers by Merchant, Tamzin
The big shrink by Mlynowski, Sarah
Atlantis : the accidental invasion by Mone, Gregory
The Islanders by Monroe, Mary Alice
Everything sad is untrue : (a true story) by Nayeri, Daniel
Ikenga by Okorafor, Nnedi
Flood City by Older, Daniel José
Race to Crashpoint Tower by Older, Daniel José
Anya and the dragon by Pasternack, Sofiya
Anya and the nightingale by Pasternack, Sofiya
Pax, journey home by Pennypacker, Sara
Wild river : a novel by Philbrick, W. R.
Time villains by Piñeiro, Victor
The incredibly dead pets of Rex Dexter by Reynolds, Aaron
Cruella : a novelization by Rudnick, Elizabeth
The boy who made everyone laugh by Rutter, Helen  (Children's author)
Of salt and shore by Schaap, Annet
Leonard (my life as a cat) by Sorosiak, Carlie
The case of the missing marquess : an Enola Holmes mystery by Springer, Nancy
The Mandalorian : junior novel by Schreiber, Joe
Fast pitch by Stone, Nic.
One kid's trash by Sumner, Jamie
I survived the Galveston Hurricane, 1900 by Tarshis, Lauren
The last rabbit by Thomas, Shelley Moore
World in between : based on a true refugee story by Trebinčević, Kenan
Lotería by Valenti, Karla
Weird kid by van Eekhout, Greg
Born behind bars by Venkatraman, Padma
To tell you the truth by Vrabel, Beth
Bump by Wallace, Matt
The unsung hero of Birdsong, USA by Woods, Brenda
Three keys : a front desk novel by Yang, Kelly.
The Berenstain Bears and the blame game by Berenstain, Stan
The Berenstain bears and the messy room by Berenstain, Stan
Lila Lou's Little Library : A Gift from the Heart by Bergstresser, Nikki
The Berenstain Bears get involved by Berenstain, Jan
Clifford, the small red puppy by Bridwell, Norman.
Becoming Vanessa by Brantley-Newton, Vanessa
Clifford's birthday party by Bridwell, Norman
Clifford's manners by Bridwell, Norman
Clifford's good deeds by Bridwell, Norman.
The great fairy tale disaster by Conway, David
Dancing feet! by Craig, Lindsey.
Vivi loves science by Derting, Kimberly
5-minute princess stories. by
I can make a train noise by Emberley, Michael
The big bad wolf in my house by Fontaine, Valérie
Let's celebrate you & me : a celebration of all the things that make us unique and special, from A to Z! by Ford, Jessie
Arabella Miller's tiny caterpillar by Jarrett, Clare.
When grandfather flew by MacLachlan, Patricia
I stink! by McMullan, Kate
Time for school, Little Blue Truck by Schertle, Alice
I'm the biggest thing in the ocean by Sherry, Kevin.
Little Red and the very hungry lion by Smith, Alex T.
Listen by Snyder, Gabi
This is the way by Nicholas, Christopher
I am a clone trooper by Schaefer, Elizabeth  (Adaptor)
Star Wars, the last Jedi by Schaefer, Elizabeth  (Adaptor)
Star wars.  We are the resistance by Schaefer, Elizabeth  (Adaptor)
Solo : a Star Wars story by Winthrop, Barbara
Star Wars : the rise of Skywalker by
Miles Morales, Spider-Man by Berrios, Frank
The Flash! by Berrios, Frank
Wonder Woman by Hitchcock, Laura
The threat of Thanos by Kaplan, Arie
Loki by Marvel
Black Widow by Webster, Christy
The big freeze by Wrecks, Billy
Chirp! : Chipmunk sings for a friend by Swenson, Jamie
The chicken who couldn't by Thomas, Jan
Kalamata's kitchen by Thomas, Sarah  (Sommelier)
Lala's words : A story of planting kindness by Zhang, Gracey.

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