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    Welcome Summer

    illustrated by Nancy Davis ; written by Jill Ackerman

    This bright, tactile board book celebrates a first encounter with the warmest season: summer. Bold, simple illustrations and textures show what a child first sees, hears, touches, and feels. And no matter how hot or sticky it may be outside, this child ends up safe and dry in Daddy's arms. The final title in this series of four seasonal offerings.…more

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    Summer

    A boy and a girl enjoy the summertime, with its long, sunny days, fresh fruits, camping, picnics, and the beach…more

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    Summer

    Alice Low

    A boy, a girl, and a dog share the joys of summer--swimming, fishing, gardening, watching fireworks, chasing butterflies, and toasting marshmallows--in this newly re-colorized backlist classic. Color illustrations.…more

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    Summer

    by Emily C. Dawson

    In Summer, emergent readers will explore the season of summer. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage early readers as they discover how summer weather affects the behavior of animals, the growth of plants, and the activities of people. A labeled diagram helps readers identify the four seasons, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Children can learn more about the summer season online using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate w……more

  • Details about Summer Beat

    Summer Beat

    by Betsy Franco; illustrated by Charlotte Middleton

    Clackity-clack, clackity-clack. A skateboard flies over sidewalk squares. Whoosh pumf, whoosh pumf. Water balloons tossed through the air. Bizzle-bzzz, bizzle-bzzz. A bumblebee comes zipping by. Tzooooooooooo bang. Tzooooooooooo bang. Fireworks start for the Fourth of July! The sounds of summer sizzle and pop in this bouncing, swinging tribute to the best beats of every child's favorite season.…more

  • Details about Summer Color!

    Summer Color!

    Diana Murray

    A celebration of the wonder and colors of every child's favorite season--summer! In this celebration of the outdoors, two rambunctious children take off on an adventure from their own backyard. In each new scene they discover the wondrous details--and beautiful colors--of nature. Even when a little summer rain threatens to dampen their grand adventure, the fun continues as woodland scenes come to life in a whole new way. Diana Murray's spirited verse paired with Zoe Persico's charming illustrati……more

  • Details about Shaping Up Summer

    Shaping Up Summer

    Lizann Flatt

    Introduces basic concepts in geometry through the plants, animals, and natural phenomena associated with summer.…more

  • Details about Summer is Summer

    Summer is Summer

    Phillis and David Gershator ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall

    School is out and it's the perfect time to explore the magic of summer! What is summer? For so many children summer is lemonade and salty air, baseball and ice cream, fireflies and starry nights, and much, much more. Join four friends as they explore the outdoor world of summer and all its sensory pleasures. Phillis and David Gershator's evocative language and Sophie Blackall's imaginative pictures celebrate this fun-filled season.…more

  • Details about Rules of Summer

    Rules of Summer

    Shaun Tan

    Two boys explain the occasionally mysterious "rules" they learned over the summer, like never eat the last olive at a party, never ruin a perfect plan, and never give your keys to a stranger.…more