Brooke’s Best Books for Summer Reading List


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How does one make it on the summer reading list for Brooke Jackman Foundation a.k.a. BJF? Impress them of course! Four members of BJF have come up with their top books you should read this summer and here they are.

Gay Su Pinnell

  • Swirl by Swirl: Spirals in Nature by Joyce Sidman
  • Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett
  • The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse by Eric Carle
  • I Must Have BOBO by Eileen and Marc Rosenthal
  • Under Ground by Denise Fleming

Twila Liggett

  • Lemonade for Sale by Stuart Murphy
  • How to Make an Apple Pie and See the World by Marjorie Priceman
  • Seashore Surprises by Rose Wyler
  • Show Way by Jacqueline Woodson
  • The Tin Forest by Helen Ward

Erin Jackman

  • Jocombo by Timothy Cohorst
  • Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown
  • Time of Wonder by Robert McCloskey

Stephanie Calmenson

  • The Magic School Bus on the Ocean Floor by Joanna Cole
  • Harry By The Sea by Gene Zion
  • 365 Penguins by Jean-Luc Fromental and Joelle Joliuet Katie Davis
  • The Museum by Susan Verde
  • Rocket Writesa Story by Tad Hills
  • This is Not My Hat by Jon Klassen
  • Aces Wild by Erica Perl
  • Liar and Spy by Rebecca Stead

Social Media voted….

  • The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin
  • Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein
  • A Chair for My Mother by Vera B. Williams

Peace and luv!







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