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Kids & YA Books for your Summer Adventures!

Posted on General June 24, 2019 by Mary George

Books for ages 8 – 12


All the Greys on Greene Street by Laura Tucker

Checked by Cynthia Kadohata  

Choose Kind Journal by R. J. Palacio

Girls Think of Everything: Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women by Catherine Thimmesh

Just Jaime (Emmie & Friends) by Terri Libenson 
 
Kid Athletes: True Tales of Childhood from Sports Legends (Kid Legends) by David Stabler 

Restart  by Gordon Korman  

Same Sun Here by Silas House 
 
The Confidence Code for Girls: Taking Risks, Messing Up, and Becoming Your Amazingly Imperfect, Totally Powerful Selfby Katty KayClaire ShipmanJillEllyn Riley  

The Contract Series Books 1-5: The Contract; Hit & Miss; Change Up; Fair Ball; Curveball by Derek JeterPaul Mantell 

YA Books

All American Boys by Jason ReynoldsBrendan Kiely
  
Amal Unbound by Aisha Saeed 
 
Behind the Canvas by Alexander Vance  

Five Feet Apart by Rachael Lippincott

Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes  

Hey, Kiddo (National Book Award Finalist) by Jarrett J. Krosoczka 

Here to Stay by Sara Farizan   

On The Come Up by Angie Thomas  

Out of My Mind by Sharon M. Draper 

Shouting at the Rain by Lynda Mullaly Hunt  

The Bean Trees by Barbara Kingsolver  

You Are a Girl Who Can Do Anything: A Very Special Book to Cheer You on and Help You Achieve Greatness by Ashley Rice 

— Mary & Claire

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