What are kids Reading this summer?

 

You still can’t find a book?  Here are some suggestions….

 

Books that make you go places:

 

The 39 Clues series are great books for adventure, mystery and seeing the world without leaving home.  If you want to learn while reading and enjoy true information weaved into a mystery adventure then these books are for you!  Written by great authors–each book will make you want to travel and see what Amy and Dan experience next.

Go this website for a fun way of interacting with the books too:

http://the39clues.scholastic.com/

 

Fantasy/Adventure/Mystery Series:

The Mortal Instruments Series

Book One: City of Bones

Book One: City of Bones

“New York is the city that never sleeps — but evil spirits, angels, warlocks, faeries and shadowhunters don’t need much rest anyway. The city is home to Cassandra Clare’s young-adult debut novel, a cool, pleasingly dark and spicy urban fantasy called City of Bones.”

 

 Favorite Authors:

Patricia Polacco writes and illustrates wonderful picture books.    They are not your typical picture books.  They are rich with story, wonderful descriptive language, and she illustrates her stories herself.

If you don’t feel like reading a long novel this summer, then read her books.  Here is her website for the list:  http://www.patriciapolacco.com/

 

AVI  is an amazing writer that is an author of  comedy, historical fiction, series books, adventure, fantasy and so much more. 

There are so many choices when it comes to reading an AVI book. 

Here’s an excerpt from his latest book:  Sophia’s War  A Tale of the Revolution

http://www.avi-writer.com/pdf/SophiasWar-PartOne.pdf

Doesn’t this sound like a great book?   For more Avi books visithttp://www.avi-writer.com/books/categories/whatsnew.html

 

WHO LIKES SPORTS? Did you say YES? 

HERE ARE THE TOP AUTHORS WHO YOU JUST GOT TO READ!

MATT CHRISTOPHER IS A GREAT WRITER THAT ALL READERS TURN TO WHEN LOOKING FOR A GREAT SPORTS ACTION NOVEL.IF YOU WANT TO READ FOR PURE FUN–THEN READ ALL OF HIS BOOKS.  VISIT HIS WEBSITE:  http://www.mattchristopher.com/books/books.asp

 

DAN GUTMAN IS A NEW JERSEY AUTHOR!  HE’S FAMOUS FOR SO MANY WONDERFUL BOOKS! 

IF YOU LIKE BASEBALL CARD STORIES…YOU GOT TO READ HIS TIME TRAVEL BASEBALL CARD BOOKS! 

He also has written so many funny and enjoyable books that you just have to check him out!  Visit his website:  http://www.dangutman.com/

 

MIKE LUPICA  http://www.mikelupicabooks.com/

One of the most popular sports writers in America and can be seen on ESPN has written many popular sports novels for kids. 

 Go to his website and check out his books!  From #1 New York Times bestselling author of TRAVEL TEAM, HEAT, and MILLION-DOLLAR THROW comes a cheer-worthy, family-friendly football novel set amid the Friday Night Lights world of Texas high school football.

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