Summer Reading 2022 Picture Books

We have compiled 7 newly released picture books and 7 favorite picture books that we think are perfect for reading this summer! These books are appopriate for ages 3 to 8. 

When I Listen to Silence Cover Image
By Jean E. Pendziwol, Carmen Mok (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781773062549
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Published: Groundwood Books - April 5th, 2022

Ages 4--8

#imagination  #QuietTime  #creativity


Mouse's Wood: A Year in Nature Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780500652701
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Published: Thames & Hudson - June 7th, 2022

Ages 3--5

#PopUpFlaps  #seasons  #nature


Ear Worm! Cover Image
By Jo Knowles, Galia Bernstein (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536207835
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Published: Candlewick - January 25th, 2022

Ages 3--6

#dance  #animals  #SoundEffects


Layla, the Last Black Unicorn Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063113879
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Published: HarperCollins - May 10th, 2022

Ages 4--8

#unicorns  #funny  #individuality


The Best Bed for Me Cover Image
By Gaia Cornwall, Gaia Cornwall (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536207156
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Published: Candlewick - May 17th, 2022

Ages 3--7

#bedtime  #imagination  #GoingToSleep


A Garden of Creatures Cover Image
By Sheila Heti, Esmé Shapiro (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780735268814
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Published: Tundra Books - May 10th, 2022

Ages 4--8

#DealingWithLoss  #friendship  #BigQuestions


Viking in Love Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593202289
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - December 14th, 2021

Ages 3--7

#vikings  #kittens  #fun


Life Doesn't Frighten Me (Twenty-fifth Anniversary Edition) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781419727481
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - January 9th, 2018

Ages 3--7

#OvercomingFears  #poetry  #Basquiat


Julián Is a Mermaid Cover Image
By Jessica Love, Jessica Love (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763690458
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Published: Candlewick - April 23rd, 2018

Ages 4--8

#AwardWinner  #lgbtq+  #creativity


The Snail and the Whale Cover Image
By Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780142405802
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Published: Puffin Books - April 6th, 2006

Ages 3--7

#beach  #rhyming  #story


The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316199988
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 8th, 2014

Ages 4--7

#CaldecottMedal  #friendship  #imagination


Last Stop on Market Street Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399257742
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - January 8th, 2015

Ages 3--5

#CaldecottMedal  #NewberyMedal  #family


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Petra Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780735262676
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Published: Tundra Books - February 6th, 2018

Ages 3--6

#perspective  #EmbracingYourself  #whimsical


Hello Lighthouse Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316362382
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 10th, 2018

Ages 4--8

#beachy  #CaldecottMedal  #heartwarming