2019 Summer Reading Links

Please visit these sites for summer reading recommendations. If you have favorite reading lists, please let us know. We’d love to include them.

Vermont Department of Libraries summer reading list

ALSC (a division of the American Library Association) summer reading lists

A compilation of recommended reading lists from the American Library Association including lists of award winners, diverse books, frequently challenged books, and other recommendations

Summer reading and Vermont award winner lists from Vermont School Library Association and Vermont NEA

Looking for a library near you? See public library listings for Vermont and New Hampshire. Many local libraries have special summer reading programs and events.


For more ideas, check out:

Where To Find Diverse Books from We Need Diverse Books

New York Public Library Staff Picks (includes recommendations for all ages, may be filtered by genre)

Reading Rockets summer reading guide

The New York Times guide How To Raise a Reader has some great suggestions for encouraging reading, interspersed with book recommendations.