Summertime means school is out and there are plenty of lazy pool and beach days ahead! If your child’s school has assigned mandatory summer reading lists, they may feel reluctant to pick up a book and really get into it. We’ve rounded up age-appropriate literature for all learning levels so that they can find a book they’ll truly enjoy and discover a newfound passion for reading. See our list below.
Instill a love for reading early in life with these picture books that are perfect for new readers! They deal with themes covering everything from how beautiful it is to be different and being kind to appreciating nature and having fun in the summer. With bright colors and fun characters, your young ones will return to these stories time and time again.
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From exciting mysteries to everyday escapades to profound poems, these books will occupy your elementary reader for hours on end! Whether they prefer a quick standalone book or a series they can get lost in, they’ll be sure to find relatable characters in these heartwarming stories.
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Middle school can be a tumultuous time of changing hormones, finding where one fits in, and dealing with all the wonders that come with growing up. These books for preteens will offer solace to sensitive souls and adventure for the not-so-faint of heart.
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These thought-provoking books for highschoolers will help them navigate their curiosity about the future, see things from a different perspective, and cope with real-life issues. A love for reading is a life-long journey, and these books will allow them to spark or rekindle that passion.
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And if you’re looking for even more book suggestions, see our summer reading list from last year!