Going into a new season is always a fun time to discover new books and Read and Discuss Stories. Because reading to babies and toddlers is an integral part of preparing them to learn to read themselves, here are a few books to explore to jumpstart your summer. Guilford County libraries also offer wonderful summer reading programs for children of all ages to keep older children learning and reading, and to feed the curious minds of babies and toddlers, so take a look at the links below to get involved!
Summer Books for Toddlers & Preschoolers
How to Talk Like a Bear by Charlie Grandy
The Octopus Escapes by Maile Maloy
There’s a Beach in My Bedroom by Kevin Jonas and Danielle Jonas
Hot Dog by Doug Salati
Counting to Bananas by Carrie Tillotson
Hattie Harmony Worry Detective by Elizabeth Olsen and Robbie Arnett
Summer Books for Babies
The Smell of a Rainbow by Dawn Goldworm
Spot Goes to the Beach by Eric Hill
A Ball for Daisy by Chris Raschka
Duck Duck Goose by Tad Hills
Hello Zoo by Nicola Slater
Guilford County Summer Reading Programs Information
From reading lists and competitions to story times, check out these sites to find out more about what local public libraries are offering this summer.