Exciting New Kids' Books for Summer

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From Jeff Kinney's newest Wimpy Kid author, Rowley Jefferson, to the epic new adventure in Erin Hunter's Warriors series, Lost Stars, this summer is filled with reading adventures for kids of all ages.

Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid: Rowley Jefferson's Journal
Lost Stars (B&N Exclusive Edition) (Warriors: The Broken Code Series #1)
Katt vs. Dogg
Spy School British Invasion (B&N Exclusive Edition) (Spy School Series #7)
PopularMMOs Presents: Enter the Mine (B&N Exclusive Edition)
Escape to the Mesa (Wild Rescuers Series #2)
Share Your Smile: Raina's Guide to Telling Your Own Story
The Accomplice (Theodore Boone Series #7)
The Next Great Paulie Fink (B&N Exclusive Edition)

Kids Earn a Free Book

The Barnes & Noble Summer Reading Program is here to help you on your way, encouraging you to read books of your own choosing and earn a FREE book, simply by following these three easy steps:

  1. Read any eight books this summer and record them in your Summer Reading Journal (English or Español). Tell us which part of the book is your favorite, and why.
  2. Bring your completed journal to a Barnes & Noble store between May 15th and September 3rd, 2018. Find a Store
  3. Choose your FREE reading adventure from the book list featured on the back of the journal.
Educators: Download more information here (PDF)

Bestsellers Ages 6 - 8

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Moon's First Friends: One Giant Leap for Friendship (B&N Exclusive Edition)
The Bad Guys in The Big Bad Wolf (The Bad Guys #9)
How to Catch a Dinosaur (How to Catch... Series)
Legacy (B&N Exclusive Edition) (Keeper of the Lost Cities Series #8) Pre-Order Now
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Picture Book Edition
Where the Red Fern Grows
Restart
Waiting Is Not Easy! (Elephant and Piggie Series)
The One and Only Ivan
Maniac Magee
The Wonderful Things You Will Be
PopularMMOs Presents: Enter the Mine (Signed Book)
Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid: Rowley Jefferson's Journal
For Whom the Ball Rolls (Dog Man Series #7) Pre-Order Now
Summer Bridge Activities, Grades 2 - 3: Bridging Grades Second to Third

Bestsellers Ages 9 - 12

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The Bad Guys in The Big Bad Wolf (The Bad Guys #9)
Legacy (B&N Exclusive Edition) (Keeper of the Lost Cities Series #8) Pre-Order Now
Refugee
Hatchet (Brian's Saga Series #1)
Harry Potter Paperback Boxed Set, Books 1-7
Where the Red Fern Grows
Restart
Out of My Mind
The One and Only Ivan
Summer Bridge Activities, Grades 4 - 5: Bridging Grades Fourth to Fifth
The Mark of Athena (The Heroes of Olympus Series #3)
Fish in a Tree
Maniac Magee
Summer Bridge Activities, Grades 5 - 6: Bridging Grades Fifth to Sixth
PopularMMOs Presents: Enter the Mine (Signed Book)