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Summer Is for Exploring! (Summer 2013)

Make the most of the magical months of summer with books all about exploration, adventure, and discovery! List published Summer 2013

 
1, 2, 3 … By the Sea

1, 2, 3 … By the Sea

By: Dianne Morita
Illustrated by:
Hazel Mitchell
ISBN: 9781935279945
 
Bow-Wow Wiggle-Wiggle

Bow-Wow Wiggle-Wiggle

By: Mary Newell DePalma
ISBN: 9780802854087
 
Scrubba Dub, Carlos

Scrubba Dub, Carlos

By: Stuart J. Murphy
Illustrated by:
Tim Jones
ISBN: 9781580894784
 
Missing on Superstition Mountain

Missing on Superstition Mountain

By: Elise Broach
ISBN: 9781250004772
 
Charlie Joe Jackson’s Guide to Summer Vacation

Charlie Joe Jackson’s Guide to Summer Vacation

By: Tommy Greenwald
Illustrated by:
JP Coovert
ISBN: 9781596437579
 
George and the Big Bang

George and the Big Bang

By: Lucy and Stephen Hawking
ISBN: 9781442440050
 
Hide and Seek

Hide and Seek

By: Kate Messner
ISBN: 9780545419758
 
Garmann’s Secret

Garmann’s Secret

By: Stian Hole
Illustrated by:
Stian Hole
ISBN: 9780802854001
 
A Seed Was Planted

A Seed Was Planted

By: Toulla Palazeti
Illustrated by:
Pamela Barcita
ISBN: 9781934960097
 
Bugged!

Bugged!

By: Michelle Knudsen
Illustrated by:
Blanche Sims
ISBN: 9781575652597
 
Count Off, Squeak Scouts!

Count Off, Squeak Scouts!

By: Laura Driscoll
Illustrated by:
Deborah Melmon
ISBN: 9781575655253
 
Hiding Out at the Pancake Place

Hiding Out at the Pancake Place

By: Nan Marino
ISBN: 9781596437531
 
Alphabet Trucks

Alphabet Trucks

By: Samantha R. Vamos
Illustrated by:
Ryan O'Rourke
ISBN: 9781580894289
 
Endeavour’s Long Journey: Celebrating 19 Years of Space Exploration

Endeavour’s Long Journey

By: John D. Olivas
Illustrated by:
Gayle Garner Roski
ISBN: 9780985623722
 
Like Bug Juice on a Burger

Like Bug Juice on a Burger

By: Julie Sternberg
Illustrated by:
Matthew Cordell
ISBN: 9781419701900
 
Marco Flamingo

Marco Flamingo

By: Sheila Jarkins
Illustrated by:
Sheila Jarkins
ISBN: 9781932748536
 
Now It Is Summer

Now It Is Summer

By: Eileen Spinelli
Illustrated by:
Mary Newell DePalma
ISBN: 9780802853400
 
LaRue Across America: Postcards From the Vacation

LaRue Across America

By: Mark Teague
ISBN: 9780439915021
 
Journey

Journey

By: Aaron Becker
Illustrated by:
Aaron Becker
ISBN: 9780763660536
 
Which Way, Wendy?

Which Way, Wendy?

By: Tennant Redbank
Illustrated by:
Rebecca Thornburgh
ISBN: 9781575651477
 
National Geographic Ultimate U.S. Road Trip Atlas: Maps, Games, Activities, and More for Hours of Backseat Fun

National Geographic Ultimate U.S. Road Trip Atlas

By: Crispin Boyer
ISBN: 9781426309335
 
The World Is Waiting For You

The World Is Waiting For You

By: Barbara Kerley
ISBN: 9781426311147
 
One Minute Mysteries: 65 Short Mysteries You Solve With Science!

One Minute Mysteries

By: Eric Yoder and Natalie Yoder
Illustrated by:
Andrew Barthelmes
ISBN: 9780967802015
 
Riding Invisible

Riding Invisible

By: Sandra Alonzo
Illustrated by:
Nathan Huang
ISBN: 9781423118985
 
The Neptune Project

The Neptune Project

By: Polly Holyoke
ISBN: 9781423157564
 
Super Hair-O and the Barber of Doom

Super Hair-O and the Barber of Doom

By: John Rocco
Illustrated by:
John Rocco
ISBN: 9781423121893
 
Summer Days and Nights

Summer Days and Nights

By: Wong Herbert Yee
ISBN: 9780805090789
 
Here Come the Humpbacks!

Here Come the Humpbacks!

By: April Pulley Sayre
Illustrated by:
Jamie Hogan
ISBN: 9781580894050
 
The Winner Is…

The Winner Is…

By: Kathy Brodsky
Illustrated by:
Cameron Bennett
ISBN: 9780982852903
 
Stover

Stover

By: Kathy Brodsky
Illustrated by:
Cameron Bennett
ISBN: 9780982852910
 
The Inside Story

The Inside Story

By: Kathy Brodsky
Illustrated by:
Cameron Bennett
ISBN: 9780615235059
 
A Horse Named Special

A Horse Named Special

By: Kathy Brodsky
Illustrated by:
Cameron Bennett
ISBN: 9780982852927
 
A CatFish Tale

A CatFish Tale

By: Kathy Brodsky
Illustrated by:
Cameron Bennett
ISBN: 9780982852934
 
Thomas the T. rex: The Journey of a Young Dinosaur to Los Angeles

Thomas the T. rex

By: Micheal Smith
Illustrated by:
Gayle Garner Roski
ISBN: 9780982167533
 
In Too Deep

In Too Deep

By: Coert Voorhees
ISBN: 9781423140351
 
Moonshot

Moonshot

By: Brian Floca
ISBN: 9781416950462
 
Pirates Love Underpants

Pirates Love Underpants

By: Claire Freedman
ISBN: 9781442485129
 
Mothership

Mothership

By: Martin Leicht and Isla Neal
Illustrated by:
9781442429604
 
Planes Fly!

Planes Fly!

By: George Ella Lyon
ISBN: 9781442450257
 
Ghost Hawk

Ghost Hawk

By: Susan Cooper
ISBN: 9781442481411
 
Miss Maple’s Seeds

Miss Maple’s Seeds

By: Eliza Wheeler
Illustrated by:
Eliza Wheeler
ISBN: 9780399257926
 
Iva Honeysuckle Discovers the World

Iva Honeysuckle Discovers the World

By: Candice Ransom
Illustrated by:
Heather Ross
ISBN: 9781423131731
 
Aliens on Vacation

Aliens on Vacation

By: Clete Barrett Smith
Illustrated by:
Christian Slade
ISBN: 9781423133636
 
Starfish

Starfish

By: James Crowley
ISBN: 9781423125884
 
One Minute Mysteries: 65 Short Mysteries You Solve With Math!

One Minute Mysteries

By: Eric Yoder and Natalie Yoder
Illustrated by:
Andrew Barthelmes
ISBN: 9780967802008
 
Look What I See! Where Can I Be? With My Animal Friends

Look What I See! Where Can I Be? With My Animal Friends

By: Dia L. Michels
Illustrated by:
Michael J.N. Bowles (photography)
ISBN: 1930775075
 
Look What I See! Where Can I Be? In China

Look What I See! Where Can I Be? In China

By: Dia L. Michels
Illustrated by:
Michael J.N. Bowles (photography)
ISBN: 1930775156
 
National Geographic Kids Bird Guide of North America: The Best Birding Book for Kids from National Geographic’s Bird Experts

National Geographic Kids Bird Guide of North America

By: Jonathan Alderfer
ISBN: 9781426310942
 
National Geographic Almanac 2014

National Geographic Almanac 2014

By: National Geographic Kids
ISBN: 9781426311185
 
Infinity Ring Book 1: A Mutiny in Time

Infinity Ring Book 1

By: James Dashner
ISBN: 9780545386968
 
The Rainforest Party

The Rainforest Party

By: Lorraine Dey
ISBN: 9781936299287
 
All Aboard!

All Aboard!

By: Daphne Skinner
Illustrated by:
Jerry Smath
ISBN: 9781575652399
 
Victor Vicuna’s Volcano Vacation

Victor Vicuna’s Volcano Vacation

By: Barbara deRubertis
Illustrated by:
R.W. Alley
ISBN: 9781575653303
 
Marty Aardvark

Marty Aardvark

By: Barbara deRubertis
Illustrated by:
Eva Vagreti Cockrille
ISBN: 9781575650425
 
The Case of the Missing Moose

The Case of the Missing Moose

By: Lewis B. Montgomery
Illustrated by:
Amy Wummer
ISBN: 9781575653228
 
The Case of the July 4th Jinx

The Case of the July 4th Jinx

By: Lewis B. Montgomery
Illustrated by:
Amy Wummer
ISBN: 9781575653082
 
Which Way, Wendy?

Which Way, Wendy?

By: Tennant Redbank
Illustrated by:
Rebecca Thornburgh
ISBN: 9781575651477
 
Journey

Journey

By: Aaron Becker
Illustrated by:
Aaron Becker
ISBN: 9780763660536
 
Peck, Peck, Peck

Peck, Peck, Peck

By: Lucy Cousins
Illustrated by:
Lucy Cousins
ISBN: 9780763666217
 
My Dream Playground

My Dream Playground

By: Kate M. Becker
Illustrated by:
Jed Henry
ISBN: 9780763655310
 
Frog and Friends: Best Summer Ever

Frog and Friends

By: Eve Bunting
Illustrated by:
Josée Masse
ISBN: 9781585366910
 
Track That Scat

Track That Scat

By: Lisa Morlock
Illustrated by:
Carrie Anne Bradshaw
ISBN: 9781585365364
 
Home In The Cave

Home In The Cave

By: Janet Halfmann
Illustrated by:
Shennen Bersani
ISBN: 9781607185222
 
A Day In The Salt Marsh

A Day In The Salt Marsh

By: Kevin Kurtz
Illustrated by:
Consie Powell
ISBN: 9780976882350
 
Habitat Spy

Habitat Spy

By: Cynthia Kieber-King
Illustrated by:
Christina Wald
ISBN: 9780976882350
 
Forget Me Not: From the Life of Willa Havisham

Forget Me Not

By: Coleen Murtagh Paratore
ISBN: 9780545094016
 
Storm Runners: Book 1

Storm Runners

By: Roland Smith
ISBN: 9780545081757
 
The Seven Seas

The Seven Seas

By: Ellen Jackson
Illustrated by:
Bill Slavin and Esperança Melo
ISBN: 9780802853417
 
Gonzalo Grabs the Good Life

Gonzalo Grabs the Good Life

By: Janice Levy
Illustrated by:
Bill Slavin and Esperança Melo
ISBN: 9780802853288
 
The Adventures of Marco Flamingo Under the Sea

The Adventures of Marco Flamingo Under the Sea

By: Sheila Jarkins
Illustrated by:
Sheila Jarkins
ISBN: 9781934960684
 
Nathan Saves Summer

Nathan Saves Summer

By: Gerry Rennert
Illustrated by:
Carrie Anne Bradshaw
ISBN: 9781934960769
 
A Day at the Lake

A Day at the Lake

By: Stephanie Wallingford & Dawn Rynders
Illustrated by:
Erica Pelton-Villnave
ISBN: 9781938063039
 
Hello Kitty: Hello Summer

Hello Kitty

By: Sanrio
ISBN: 9781419706875
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