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Suggested Summer Reading in English by Reading Level

Grade Level Fountas & Pinnell Reading Level
k a-b
k c
1 d
1 e
1 f
1 g
1 h
1 i
2 j
2 k
2 l
2 m
3 n
3 o
3 p
4 q
4 r
5 s
5 t
5 u
5 v





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New York City Public Library Summer Reading List     


Libros en español para niños, jóvenes y adultos


Award Winning Books! Click on a medal to choose a great read!

Screen Shot 2014-05-13 at 11.31.42 AM.png Each year the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) identifies the best of the best in children's books, recordings, and videos.
Screen Shot 2014-05-13 at 11.37.54 AM.png The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children. 
Screen Shot 2014-05-13 at 11.38.58 AM.png The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
Screen Shot 2014-05-13 at 11.56.35 AM.png The award is named after Pura Belpré, the first Latina librarian at the New York Public Library. The Pura Belpré Award, established in 1996, is presented annually to a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth. 
Screen Shot 2014-05-15 at 1.27.43 PM.png The Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal is awarded annually to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished informational book published in the United States in English during the preceding year.