Summer Reading: Book Lists and Tips for Every Age
by the Brightly Editors
School’s out for summer, which means the summer reading fun is about to begin! With no homework or packed schedules to worry about, those long, lazy days of summer are the perfect time for kicking back with a good book.
Because summer reading can be both fun and educational, we’ve compiled everything you need to help kids read and learn over the summer months. Download our Rock ‘n’ Reading Adventure Park Reading Tracker for a fun, enriching reading experience that encourages kids to expand their reading horizons, and use our book recommendation lists to fulfill each prompt. Plus, find tips on stopping the summer slide, print out activities to keep kids entertained, explore funny audiobooks for families on the go, and so much more!
Rock 'n' Reading Adventure Park Printable Tracker & Challenges
From the Fiction Ferris Wheel to the Reading Log Flume, kids of all ages will love coloring Rock ‘n’ Reading Adventure Park. Reading challenges add an extra layer of excitement and encourage kids to expand their reading interests.
SUMMER READING LISTS FOR ALL AGES
Summer Reading for Ages 3 – 5
Discover stories that will have kids laughing, learning, and begging for repeat reads.
Summer Reading for Ages 6 – 8
These imaginative stories entertain kids while inspiring beyond-the-book creative play and projects.
Summer Reading for Ages 9 – 12
Explore books filled with magical creatures, adventure, and bravery.
Summer Reading for Teens
Find swoon-worthy romance, page-turning thrillers, and epic fantasy stories.
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