Summer Reading Maps 2017

Want to earn cool prizes for reading this summer? Here's what you have to do!
 

Step 1:  Pick up a Summer Reading Map from your local Henry Bear's Park or download one below. 

                     Arlington

                     Brookline

                     Cambridge

                     Dedham 

                     Providence

 

Step 2:  Read books of your choosing all over town and complete the prompts on the back of the map. 

Step 3:  Trade in your completed map by September 4th for cool prizes! 

 

Need some book suggestions? 

 

Books about far away places: 

Journey by Aaron Becker

Deep in the Sahara by Kelly Cunnane and Hoda Hadadi

Anna Carries Water by Olice Senior and Laura James

The Herd Boy by Niki Day

Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin

Heart of a Samaurai by Margi Preus

Letters from Rifka by Karen Hesse

Ichiro by Ryan Inzana

 

Books that were made into movies: 

Curious George by H. A. Rey

The Polar Express by Christ Van Allsburg

Winnie the Pooh by A. A. Milne

Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs by Judi Barrett

Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roadl Dahl

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl

The BFG by Roald Dahl

Stuart Little by E. B. White

Charlotte's Web by E. B. White

Mr. Popper's Penguins by Florence and Richard Atwater

Harry Pottery by J. K. Rowling

Chronicles of Naria by C. S. Lewis

Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson

The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo

Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

 

Biographies/Books set in the past: 

Ordinary People Change the World series by Brad Meltzer

I Dissent by Debbie Levy and Elizabeth Baddeley

Magic Tree House series by Mary Pope Osbourne

Ranger in Time by Kate Messner

Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan

Catherine, Called Birdy by Karen Cushman

All the World's a Stage by Gretchen Woelfe

Blue Birds by Caroline Starr Rose