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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Because I Had a Teacher
Why a Daughter Needs a Dad
Moon's First Friends: One Giant Leap for Friendship (B&N Exclusive Edition)
Wrecking Ball (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series #14) Pre-Order Now
Summer Bridge Activities, Grades 3 - 4: Bridging Grades Third to Fourth
Summer Bridge Activities, Grades 2 - 3: Bridging Grades Second to Third
PopularMMOs Presents: Enter the Mine (Signed Book)
Summer Bridge Activities, Grades 1 - 2: Bridging Grades First to Second
Because of Winn-Dixie
How to Babysit a Grandpa
The Complete Tales of Winnie-the-Pooh (Barnes & Noble Collectible Editions)
Spectrum Math Workbook, Grade 3
The Poison Jungle (Wings of Fire Series #13) Pre-Order Now
Restart
I Wish You More (B&N Exclusive Edition)

Bestsellers Ages 9 - 12

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Summer Bridge Activities, Grades 5 - 6: Bridging Grades Fifth to Sixth
Wrecking Ball (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series #14) Pre-Order Now
Legacy (B&N Exclusive Edition) (Keeper of the Lost Cities Series #8) Pre-Order Now
Refugee
Summer Bridge Activities, Grades 3 - 4: Bridging Grades Third to Fourth
PopularMMOs Presents: Enter the Mine (Signed Book)
Because of Winn-Dixie
Out of My Mind
Complete Curriculum: Grade 5 (Flash Kids Complete Curriculum Series)
Summer Bridge Activities, Grades 7 - 8: Bridging Grades Seventh to Eighth
Harry Potter Paperback Boxed Set, Books 1-7
Escape from the Isle of the Lost (B&N Exclusive Edition) (Descendants Series #4)
The Complete Tales of Winnie-the-Pooh (Barnes & Noble Collectible Editions)
Spectrum Math Workbook, Grade 3
Summer Bridge Activities, Grades 6 - 7: Bridging Grades Sixth to Seventh