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Summer Fun Activities (Summer 2020)

This CBC Showcase list is a collection of activity books from our members to keep you and your kids entertained with tons of fun through the summer months.

 
Bolivar Eats New York: A Discovery Adventure

Bolivar Eats New York

By: Sean Rubin
Illustrated by:
Sean Rubin
ISBN: 9781684154241
Fiction, How-to / Activity, 7-12
 
National Parks of the USA: Activity Book

National Parks of the USA

By: Kate Siber and Claire Grace
Illustrated by:
Chris Turnham
ISBN: 9780711253292
Nonfiction, Science, 7-12
 
My Anger

My Anger

By: Isabelle Filliozat and Virginie Limousin
Illustrated by:
Eric Veille
ISBN: 9781433832451
Nonfiction, How-to / Activity, 7-12
 
Vet Academy

Vet Academy

By: Steve Martin
Illustrated by:
Angela Keoghan
ISBN: 9781610675451
Nonfiction, Science, 7-12
 
Herobrine’s Legacy: An Unofficial Minecraft Adventure with Puzzles

Herobrine’s Legacy

By: Alain Puysségur
ISBN: 9781524860646
Fiction, Sci-Fi / Fantasy, 7-12
 
Let’s Get Gardening

Let’s Get Gardening

By: DK
ISBN: 9781465485496
Nonfiction , Science, 4-6
 
If Found…Please Return to Elise Gravel

If Found…Please Return to Elise Gravel

By: Elise Gravel
ISBN: 9781770462786
Nonfiction , How-to / Activity, 7-12
 
Wow in the World: Two Whats?! and a Wow! Think & Tinker Playbook: Activities and Games for Curious Kids

Wow in the World

By: Mindy Thomas, Guy Raz
ISBN: 9780358470151
Nonfiction, How-to / Activity, 7-12
 
Billy Stuart in the Eye of the Cyclops

Billy Stuart in the Eye of the Cyclops

By: Alain M. Bergeron
Illustrated by:
Sampar
ISBN: 9781459823464
Fiction, Sci-Fi / Fantasy, 7–12
 
You Just Wait: A Poetry Friday Power Book

You Just Wait

By: Sylvia Vardell and Janet Wong (Eds)
ISBN: 9781937057626
Nonfiction , poetry, Teen
 
Slime Time! (Nickelodeon)

Slime Time! (Nickelodeon)

By: Random House
Illustrated by:
Random House
ISBN: 9780593119655
Nonfiction, How-to / Activity, 7-12
 
Secrets in Translation

Secrets in Translation

By: Margo Sorenson
ISBN: 9781947548206
Fiction, Romance, Teen
 
The Acadia Files: Book Three, Winter Science

The Acadia Files

By: Katie Coppens
Illustrated by:
Holly Hatam
ISBN: 9780884486077
Fiction, Math, 7-12
 
Escape Book: The Cursed Temple

Escape Book

By: Alain Puysségur
ISBN: 9781524858865 z
Fiction, Action / Adventure, 7-12
 
Lumberjanes Coloring Book

Lumberjanes Coloring Book

By: Shannon Watters, Kat Leyh
Illustrated by:
"Carolyn NowakAyme SotuyoCarey Pietsch"
ISBN: 9781684152094
Fiction, How-to / Activity, 7-12
 
Survival!

Survival!

By: Colin Towell
ISBN: 9781465481375
Nonfiction , How-to / Activty , 7-12
 
Curious George Adventures in Learning, Pre-K

Curious George Adventures in Learning, Pre-K

By: The Learning Company
ISBN: 9780544372733
Nonfiction, How-to / Activity, 4-6
 
Engineer Academy

Engineer Academy

By: Steve Martin
Illustrated by:
Nastia Sleptsova
ISBN: 9781610675468
Nonfiction, Science, 7-12
 
No Party Poopers!

No Party Poopers!

By: Gretchen McLellan
Illustrated by:
Lucy Semple
ISBN: 9781499809886
Fiction, Action / Adventure, 4-6
 
My Fears

My Fears

By: Isabelle Filliozat
Illustrated by:
Fred Benaglia
ISBN: 9781433832482
Nonfiction, How-to / Activity, 7-12
 
Lucy Tries Basketball

Lucy Tries Basketball

By: Lisa Bowes
Illustrated by:
James Hearne
ISBN: 9781459816978
Fiction, Action / Adventure, 4–6
 
The Lost Book of Adventure

The Lost Book of Adventure

By: Teddy Keen
Illustrated by:
Teddy Keen
ISBN: 9781786032720
Nonfiction, Science, 7-12
 
Kobee Manatee: Heading Home to Florida

Kobee Manatee

By: Robert Scott Thayer
Illustrated by:
Lauren Gallegos
ISBN: 9780988326927
Fiction, Action / Adventure, 4-6
 
Breathe Like A Bear: 30 Mindful Moments for Kids to Feel Calm and Focused Anytime, Anywhere

Breathe Like A Bear

By: Kira Willey
Illustrated by:
Anni Betts
ISBN: 9781623368852
Nonfiction, Series, 4-6
 
My Book About Me, by ME, Myself

My Book About Me, by ME, Myself

By: Dr. Seuss
Illustrated by:
Roy McKie
ISBN: 9780394800936
Nonfiction, Biography, 4-6
 
The Acadia Files: Book Four, Spring Science

The Acadia Files

By: Katie Coppens
Illustrated by:
Holly Hatam
ISBN: 9780884486107
Fiction, Science, 7-12
 
How to Draw a Mermaid and Other Cute Creatures with Simple Shapes in 5 Steps

How to Draw a Mermaid and Other Cute Creatures with Simple Shapes in 5 Steps

By: Lulu Mayo
ISBN: 9781524853815
Fiction, Sci-Fi / Fantasy, 7-12
 
Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal Adult Coloring Book

Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal Adult Coloring Book

By: Jim Henson
ISBN: 9781684151943
Fiction, How-to / Activity, 7-12
 
Unlock Your Imagination

Unlock Your Imagination

By: DK
ISBN: 9781465478214
Nonfiction, How-to / Activity , 7-12
 
Curious George Adventures in Learning, Kindergarten: Story-based learning

Curious George Adventures in Learning, Kindergarten

By: The Learning Company
ISBN: 9780544372634
Nonfiction, How-to / Activity, 4-6
 
Hello, Happy! An Activity Book for Young People Who Sometimes Feel Sad or Angry

Hello, Happy! An Activity Book for Young People Who Sometimes Feel Sad or Angry

By: Steph Clarkson
Illustrated by:
Katie Abey
ISBN: 9781610677097
Nonfiction, Series, 7-12
 
Kindergarten Hat

Kindergarten Hat

By: Janet Lawler
Illustrated by:
Geraldine Rodriquez
ISBN: 9781499809893
Fiction, Biography, 4-6
 
Neon Words: 10 Brilliant Ways to Light Up Your Writing

Neon Words

By: Marge Pellegrino and Kay Sather
ISBN: 9781433830495
Nonfiction, How-to / Activity, Teen
 
Lucy Tries Soccer

Lucy Tries Soccer

By: Lisa Bowes
Illustrated by:
James Hearne
ISBN: 9781459810228
Fiction, Action / Adventure, 4–6
 
The Ultimate Guide to Surviving in the Wild

The Ultimate Guide to Surviving in the Wild

By: Clive Gifford
ISBN: 9781786033604
Nonfiction, Science, 7-12
 
Sylvan Summer Smart Workbook: Between Grades 1 & 2

Sylvan Summer Smart Workbook

By: Sylvan Learning
ISBN: 9780525569183
Nonfiction, Math, 7-12
 
Catch Me When I Fall

Catch Me When I Fall

By: Bonnie Graves
ISBN: 9781947548305
Fiction, Action / Adventure, 7-12
 
Kobee Manatee: A Wild Weather Adventure

Kobee Manatee

By: Robert Scott Thayer
Illustrated by:
Lauren Gallegos
ISBN: 9780988326941
Fiction, Science, 4-6
 
Take A Hike! A Donkey-Donk Story

Take A Hike! A Donkey-Donk Story

By: Ellen F. Feld
Illustrated by:
John Cebula (photographer)
ISBN: 9781733767415
Fiction , Science, 4-6
 
Build Your Own Theme Park: A Paper Cut-Out Book

Build Your Own Theme Park

By: Lizz Lunney
ISBN: 9781449496326
Nonfiction , How-to / Activity, 7-12
 
Mouse Guard Coloring Book

Mouse Guard Coloring Book

By: David Petersen
Illustrated by:
David Petersen
ISBN: 9781608869299
Fiction , How-to / Activity, 7-12
 
Tech Lab

Tech Lab

By: Jack Challoner
ISBN: 9781465481726
Nonfiction, Science, Teen
 
Learning with Curious George Pre-K Math

Learning with Curious George Pre-K Math

By: The Learning Company
ISBN: 9780547790558
Nonfiction, How-to / Activity, 4-6
 
No Worries! An Activity Book for Young People Who Sometimes Feel Anxious or Stressed

No Worries! An Activity Book for Young People Who Sometimes Feel Anxious or Stressed

By: Lily Murray
Illustrated by:
Katie Abey
ISBN: 9781610677103
Nonfiction, Series, 7-12
 
Crayola Coloful Cats and Snacks

Crayola Coloful Cats and Snacks

By: BuzzPop
ISBN: 9781499810509
Nonfiction, How-To / Activity , 4-6
 
My Steam Notebook: Helping Kids Write About Their Observations

My Steam Notebook

By: Darcy Pattison
ISBN: 9781629440729
Nonfiction , Science, 7-12
 
Meg and Greg: A Duck in a Sock

Meg and Greg

By: Elspeth Rae & Rowena Rae
Illustrated by:
Elisa Gutierrez
ISBN: 9781459829404
Fiction, How-to / Activity, Series, 7–12
 
The Kitchen Pantry Scientist’s Guide to Chemistry

The Kitchen Pantry Scientist’s Guide to Chemistry

By: Liz Lee Heinecke
ISBN: 9781631598302
Nonfiction, Science, 7-12
 
Escape This Book! Tombs of Egypt

Escape This Book! Tombs of Egypt

By: Bill Doyle
Illustrated by:
Sarah Sax
ISBN: 9780525644224
Fiction, Historical Fiction, 7-12
 
A Peculiar Curiosity

A Peculiar Curiosity

By: Melanie Cossey
ISBN: 9781947548060
Fiction, Mystery / Thriller, Teen
 
Kobee Manatee: Shipwreck Sea Friends

Kobee Manatee

By: Robert Scott Thayer
Illustrated by:
Lauren Gallegos
ISBN: 9780997123937
Fiction, Action / Adventure, 4-6
 
Where’s the Llama? An Around-the-World Adventure

Where’s the Llama? An Around-the-World Adventure

By: Paul Moran
Illustrated by:
Gergely Forizs
ISBN: 9781449497293
Fiction, How-to / Activity, 4-6
 
Maker Lab: Outdoors

Maker Lab

By: Jack Challoner
ISBN: 9781465468871
Nonfiction , Science, 7-12
 
Making Comics

Making Comics

By: Lynda Barry
ISBN: 9781770463691
Nonfiction , How-to / Activity, 7-12
 
Learning with Curious George Pre-K Reading

Learning with Curious George Pre-K Reading

By: The Learning Company
ISBN: 9780547790541
Nonfiction, How-to / Activity, 4-6
 
İNo te preocupes! Un libro de actividades para jóvenes que a veces sienten ansiedad o están estresados

İNo te preocupes! Un libro de actividades para jóvenes que a veces sienten ansiedad o están estresados

By: Lily Murray
Illustrated by:
Katie Abey
ISBN: 9781610679510
Nonfiction, Series, 7-12
 
How Do You Doodle?: Drawing My Feelings and Emotions

How Do You Doodle?

By: Elise Gravel
Illustrated by:
Elise Gravel
ISBN: 978143381291
Nonfiction, How-to / Activity, 7-12
 
Billy Stuart in the Minotaur’s Lair

Billy Stuart in the Minotaur’s Lair

By: Alain M. Bergeron
Illustrated by:
Sampar
ISBN: 9781459818408
Fiction, Sci-Fi / Fantasy, 7–12
 
Pet Crazy: A Poetry Friday Power Book

Pet Crazy

By: Sylvia Vardell and Janet Wong (Eds)
Illustrated by:
Franzi Paetzold
ISBN: 9781937057718 
Nonfiction , poetry, 4-6
 
The Organic Artist for Kids

The Organic Artist for Kids

By: Nick Neddo
ISBN: 9781631597671
Nonfiction, Science, 7-12
 
Destroy This Book in the Name of Science! Brainiac Edition

Destroy This Book in the Name of Science! Brainiac Edition

By: Mike Barfield
ISBN: 9781524771942
Nonfiction, Science, 7-12
 
EZ and the Intangibles

EZ and the Intangibles

By: Bob Katz
ISBN: 9781947548183
Fiction, Action / Adventure, 7-12
 
Rainy Day Unicorn Fun: A Phoebe and Her Unicorn Activity Book

Rainy Day Unicorn Fun

By: Dana Simpson
ISBN: 9781449487256
Fiction, Sci-Fi / Fantasy, 7-12
 
Recycle and Remake

Recycle and Remake

By: DK
ISBN: 9781465489845
Nonfiction , How-To , 7-12
 
The Mushroom Fan Club

The Mushroom Fan Club

By: Elise Gravel
ISBN: 9781770463226
Nonfiction , Science, 7-12
 
Achieve! Grade 1: Think. Play. Achieve!

Achieve! Grade 1

By: The Learning Company
ISBN: 9780544372610
Nonfiction, How-to / Activity, 4-6
 
Scientist Academy

Scientist Academy

By: Steve Martin
Illustrated by:
Essi Kimpimäki
ISBN: 9781610676687
Nonfiction, Science, 7-12
 
My Emotions

My Emotions

By: Isabelle Filliozat and Virginie Limousin
Illustrated by:
Eric Veille
ISBN: 9781433831843
Nonfiction, How-to / Activity, 7-12
 
Billy Stuart and the Sea of a Thousand Dangers

Billy Stuart and the Sea of a Thousand Dangers

By: Alain M. Bergeron
Illustrated by:
Sampar
ISBN: 9781459823433
Fiction, Sci-Fi / Fantasy, 7–12
 
Here We Go: A Poetry Friday Power Book

Here We Go

By: Sylvia Vardell and Janet Wong (Eds)
Illustrated by:
Franzi Paetzold
ISBN: 9781937057657 
Nonfiction , poetry, 7-12.
 
Experiment with Outdoor Science

Experiment with Outdoor Science

By: Nick Arnold
Illustrated by:
Giulia Zoavo
ISBN: 9780711243989
Nonfiction, Science, 7-12
 
Find Your Rainbow: Color and Create Your Way to a Calm and Happy Life!

Find Your Rainbow

By: Jenipher Lynn
ISBN: 9781524718503
Nonfiction, How-to / Activity, 7-12
 
The Martin Luther King Mitzvah

The Martin Luther King Mitzvah

By: Mathew Tekulsky
ISBN: 9781947548084
Fiction, Action / Adventure, 7-12
 
The Acadia Files : Book Two, Autumn Science

The Acadia Files

By: Katie Coppens
Illustrated by:
Holly Hatam
ISBN: 9780884486046
Fiction, Math, 7-12
 
Archie’s Holiday Coloring Book

Archie’s Holiday Coloring Book

By: Archie Superstars
Illustrated by:
Archie Superstars
ISBN: 9781682558713
 
Archie & Sabrina’s Halloween Coloring Book

Archie & Sabrina’s Halloween Coloring Book

By: Archie Superstars
Illustrated by:
Archie Superstars
ISBN: 9781682557891
 
Archie’s Fun ‘n’ Games Activity Book

Archie’s Fun ‘n’ Games Activity Book

By: Archie Superstars
Illustrated by:
Archie Superstars
ISBN: 9781936975518
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