The Great Summer of Reading

Request Books

  • Please tell us about your summer program, including the program dates.
  • Please provide the total number of students you'll be serving through your summer programming in 2021.
  • Book Categories & Titles

    All titles will distributed by the box. Box quantities vary and are listed next to each title. Please fill out out the TOTAL number of books you need at each level and then rank the titles you're interested in receiving by dragging them in order of preference. All book requests will be filled to the best of our ability, based on supply. If you end up with slightly more books than you need, please consider passing them on to someone who would appreciate them. As you complete the request, please limit 1 book per child.
  • Infant/Board Books

  • Limit 1 book per child.
  • Please rank your interest in the titles below by dragging them in order of preference. We'll do our best to accommodate your preferences, but specific titles can't be guaranteed. NOTE: Many of these titles could be suitable for PreK/K students as well.
    • You Are Never Alone: An Invisible String Lullaby by Patrice Karst, illustrated by Joanne Lew (box of 48 copies)
    • Lion's Lullaby by Mij Kelly, illustrated by Holly Cliton-Brown (boxes of 24 and 30 copies)
    • Snuggle Puppy, written and illustrated by Sandra Boynton (box of 50 copies)
    • Your Personal Penguin, written and illustrated by Sandra Boynton (box of 50 copies)
    • Perfect Piggies!, written and illustrated by Sandra Boynton (box of 50 copies)
  • PreK/K Books

  • Limit 1 book per child.
  • Please rank your interest in the titles below by dragging them in order of preference. We'll do our best to accommodate your preferences, but specific titles can't be guaranteed.
    • Christopher Pumpkin by Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet, illustrated by Nick East (box of 30 copies)
    • Dream, written and illustrated by Matthew Cordell (box of 40 copies)
    • Part-time Mermaid by Deborah Underwood, illustrated by Cambria Evans (box of 40 copies)
    • This Is The Construction Worker by Laura Godwin, illustrated by Julian Hector (box of 40 copies)
    • Unicorn Is Maybe Not So Great After All by Bob Shea, illustrated by Zachariah O'Hora (box of 40 copies)
  • 1st/2nd Grade Books

  • Limit 1 book per child.
  • Please rank your interest in the titles below by dragging them in order of preference. We'll do our best to accommodate your preferences, but specific titles can't be guaranteed.
    • Classic Bedtime Stories, written and illustrated by Scott Gustafson (box of 18 copies)
    • Instructions Not Included: How a Team of Women Coded the Future by Debbie Loren Dunn and Tami Lewis Brown and illustrated by Chelsea Beck (box of 30 copies)
    • Invisible Web: A story Celebrating Love and Universal Connection by Patrice Karst, illustrated by Joanne Lew-Vriethoff (box of 32 copies)
    • Stink #1 by Megan McDonald and illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds (box of 48 copies)
    • Stink #2 by Megan McDonald and illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds (box of 42 copies)
    • Upper Case: Trouble in Capital City by Tara Lazar, illustrated by Ross MacDonald (box of 48 copies)
  • 3rd/4th Grade Books

  • Limit 1 book per child.
  • Please rank your interest in the titles below by dragging them in order of preference. We'll do our best to accommodate your preferences, but specific titles can't be guaranteed.
    • Becoming Muhammad Ali by James Patterson and Kwame Alexander, illustrated by Dawud Anyabwile (box of 20 copies)
    • Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Rowley Jefferson - assorted titles by Jeff Kinney (box of 32 copies)
    • Max: Best Friend, Hero, Marine by Jennifer Li Shotz (box of 88 copies)
    • Odd Gods by Daniel Weitzman and David Slavin, illustrated by Adam J.B. Lane (box of 48 copies)
    • Timmy Failure #5: The Book You're Not Supposed to Have, written and illustrated by Stephan Pastis (box of 32 copies)
    • Timmy Failure #6: The Cat Stole My Pants, written and illustrated by Stephan Pastis (box of 32 copies)
    • Real Friends by Shannon Hale, illustrated by LeUyen Pham (box of 30 copies)
    • Stargazing by Jen Wang, written and illustrated by Jen Wang
  • 5th/6th Grade Books

  • Limit 1 book per child.
  • Please rank your interest in the titles below by dragging them in order of preference. We'll do our best to accommodate your preferences, but specific titles can't be guaranteed.
    • A Dog Like Daisy by Kristin O'Donnell Tubb (box of 112 copies)
    • Merci Suarez Changes Gears by Meg Medina (box of 28 copies)
    • New Kid, written and illustrated by Jerry Craft (box of 26 copies)
    • The One & Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate, illustrated by Patricia Castelao (box of 32 copies)
    • Raymie Nightingale by Kate DiCamillo (box of 32 copies)
    • The Tiger Rising by Kate DiCamillo (box of 24 copies)
  • 7th/8th Grade Books

  • Limit 1 book per child
  • Please rank your interest in the titles below by dragging them in order of preference. We'll do our best to accommodate your preferences, but specific titles can't be guaranteed.
    • Amal Unbound by Aisha Saeed (box of 36 copies)
    • Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson (box of 24 copies)
    • Little Do We Know by Tamara Ireland Stone (box of 20 copies)
  • Additional Information

  • Books will be distributed during the months of June and July. Based on your program dates, we'll be in touch to schedule book pickups and/or deliveries.
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