FAVORITES FOR EVERY AGE GROUP
BY KRISTINA CASE
Simple stories with engaging photos
In the Town All Year Round by Rotraut Susanne Berner
Bear Snores by Karma Wilson
My First Book of Animals by Joanna Bicknell
Big Red Barn by Margaret Wise Brown
Haiku Baby by Betsy E. Snider
Visit your Davis County Library to find more titles like these and join the summer reading program!
Fun picture books
Sheep In a Jeep by Nancy Shaw
The Circus Ship by Chris Van Dusen
How to Babysit a Grandpa and How to Babysit a Grandma by Jean Reagan
Richard Scarry’s What Do People Do All Day? by Richard Scarry
Giraffes Can’t Dance by Giles Andreae
For early readers:
The Chocolate Touch by Patrick Skene Catling
Can you ever have too much of your favorite food? John Midas is about to find out….
The World According to Humphrey by Betty G. Birney
This is a great story written from the point of view of a hamster, Humphrey.
Lemonade War by Jacqueline Davis
This is an adorable book about sibling rivalry.
The Best Chef in Second Grade by Katharine Kenah
A famous chef is coming to school! Will Ollie figure out what to cook in time to share with the class and the special visitor?
JUST HARRIET by Elena K. Arnold
Third grader Harriet is the heroine of her own classic summer mystery.
Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson
A heartwarming graphic novel about friendship and surviving junior high through the power of roller derby
Mostly the Honest Truth by Jody J. Little
A pitch-perfect story exploring the many meanings of family
Pax by Sara Pennypacker
A beautifully wrought, utterly compelling novel about the powerful relationship between a boy and his fox.
The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate
Inspired by the true story of a captive gorilla known as Ivan, this illustrated novel is told from the point of view of Ivan himself.