The following picture books are a wonderful way to improve the summer experience with kids.
? Vampirina at the Beach by Anne Marie Pace
Vampirina and her best monster friend head to the beach during the full moon on a perfect summer night to enjoy all the fun and festivities the beach has to offer. Along the way, Vampirina’s beach adventures highlight the importance of beach safety to ensure a heroic adventure for all.
Available from Amazon, $ 11.50
? Summer by Alice Low
Summer brings so many things, and for a spirited boy, eager girl, and excited little dog, the season is filled with adventure. With clever rhyming words, clever phrasing, and playful images, children will love following along as this energetic trio (三重唱) takes in all the sunshine, big beach waves, fireworks, and sweet treats of this truly memorable time of year.
Available from Amazon, $ 6.23
? Waiting for Pumpsie by Barry Wittenstein
Summer is the season of baseball, and what better way to celebrate than with the true story of Pumpsie Green’s rise from the minors to the Boston Red Sox in 1959. As the final major league team to include black athletes, young Bernard and his family travel to Fenway Park to witness Pumpsie Green take the field in this inspirational tale of equality and progress.
Available from Amazon, $ 9.61
? The Night Before Summer Camp by Natasha Wing
Sure, camp sounds fun, but when you don’t