Barnes & Noble Summer Reading Program!

By by Mimi Rankin Webb - Macaroni Kid Shreveport-Bossier Moms In the Know Publisher May 22, 2020

My kids always look forward to this program every summer! Barnes & Noble Summer Reading Program has just released their program for summer 2020! Your child will just need to read their Barnes & Noble Summer Reading Books from the list below, keep a journal about which books they have read and note what they liked about them, and then visit your local Barnes & Noble location with their completed card to receive their free book!

This summer, earn one free book through the Barnes & Noble Summer Reading Program for kids in grades 1–6!

Here's the scoop on ALL the details!


1. Read any eight books this summer and record them in this Summer Reading Journal.
Tell us which part of the book is your favorite, and why.

2. Bring your completed journal to a Barnes & Noble store between July 1st and August 31st, 2020.

3. Choose your free reading adventure from the books listed below.


Malala: My Story of Standing Up for Girls’ Rights Malala Yousafzai
Sunbeam’s Shine (Unicorn Princesses #1) Emily Bliss
The Gumazing Gum Girl!: Chews Your Destiny (Gum Girl Series #1) Rhode Montijo
Ivy + Bean (Ivy + Bean Series #1) Annie Barrows
Hello, Crabby! (Crabby Book Series #1) Jonathan Fenske
Lunch Walks Among Us (Franny K. Stein, Mad Scientist Series #1) Jim Benton
Mercy Watson to the Rescue (Mercy Watson Series #1) Kate DiCamillo
Bad Kitty Gets a Bath Nick Bruel
Lily to the Rescue (Lily to the Rescue! Series #1) W. Bruce Cameron
Stink: The Incredible Shrinking Kid (Stink Series #1) Megan McDonald
Jasmine Toguchi, Mochi Queen (Jasmine Toguchi Series #1) Debbi Michiko Florence
The Haunted House Next Door (Desmond Cole Ghost Patrol Series #1) Andres Miedoso
The Candy Caper (Trouble at Table 5 Series #1) Tom Watson
Jorge el curioso: De basura a tesoro (CGTV Bilingual Reader) H. A. Rey
Too Cool for School (Pete the Cat Series) Kimberly and James Dean
Fox the Tiger Corey R. Tabor

GRADES 3 & 4

My FANGtastically Evil Vampire Pet (My FANGtastically Evil Vampire Pet Series #1) Mo O’Hara
Kristy’s Great Idea (The Baby-Sitters Club Series #1) Ann M. Martin
Slappy Birthday to You (Goosebumps SlappyWorld Series #1) R.L. Stine
I Survived the Japanese Tsunami, 2011 (I Survived Series #8) Lauren Tarshis
The Kid Who Only Hit Homers Matt Christopher
Sideways Stories from Wayside School (Wayside School Series #1) Louis Sachar
Ramona Quimby, Age 8 Beverly Cleary
A Bear Called Paddington Michael Bond
The Lemonade War (The Lemonade War Series #1) Jacqueline Davies
How to Steal a Dog Barbara O’Connor
Cilla Lee-Jenkins: Future Author Extraordinaire Susan Tan
The Secret Garden: 100th Anniversary Special Edition Frances Hodgson Burnett
Judy Moody está de mal humor (Judy Moody Series #1) Megan McDonald

GRADES 5 & 6

Spy School (Spy School Series #1) Stuart Gibbs
Belly Up (FunJungle Series #1) Stuart Gibbs
Space Case (Moon Base Alpha Series #1) Stuart Gibbs
The Tail of Emily Windsnap (Emily Windsnap Series #1) Liz Kessler
A Wrinkle in Time (Barnes & Noble Exclusive Edition) Madeleine L’Engle
The Genius Experiment (Max Einstein Series #1) James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein
The Magic Misfits (The Magic Misfits Series #1) Neil Patrick Harris
Ungifted Gordon Korman
One Crazy Summer Rita Williams-Garcia
Merci Suárez Changes Gears Meg Medina
Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus (Life of a Cactus Series #1) Dusti Bowling
The Crossover Kwame Alexander
President of the Whole Fifth Grade Sherri Winston
Demon Dentist David Walliams
Path to the Stars: My Journey from Girl Scout to Rocket Scientist Sylvia Acevedo


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