Screen-Free Summer!

A list of books that will keep your kids off their screens this summer! Curated by Jane Knight (of course!). Check the category distinction--such as Young Adult, Middle Grade, Young Readers, etc.--under each book. The list begins with Young Adult:

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Camp Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316537759
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 26th, 2020

Young Adult


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You Should See Me in a Crown Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338503265
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Published: Scholastic Press - June 2nd, 2020

Young Adult


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Category Five Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250296122
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Published: Tor Teen - June 2nd, 2020

Young Adult


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The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes (A Hunger Games Novel) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781338635171
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Published: Scholastic Press - May 19th, 2020

Young Adult


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Aurora Rising (The Aurora Cycle #1) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781524720964
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - May 7th, 2019

Young Adult


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Dragon Hoops Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781626720794
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Published: First Second - March 17th, 2020

Young Adult


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All Boys Aren't Blue: A Memoir-Manifesto Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780374312718
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - April 28th, 2020

Young Adult


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A Girl, a Raccoon, and the Midnight Moon: (Juvenile Fiction, Mystery, Young Reader Detective Story, Light Fantasy for Kids) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781452169521
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Published: Chronicle Books - January 7th, 2020

Middle Grade


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Into the Clouds: The Race to Climb the World’s Most Dangerous Mountain (Scholastic Focus) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338207361
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Published: Scholastic Focus - April 21st, 2020

Middle Grade


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City Spies Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534414914
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Published: Aladdin - March 10th, 2020

Middle Grade


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Allies Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338245721
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Published: Scholastic Press - October 15th, 2019

Middle Grade


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Bloom (The Overthrow #1) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781524773007
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

Middle Grade


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Shuri: A Black Panther Novel (Marvel) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338585476
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 5th, 2020

Middle Grade


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The Montague Twins: The Witch's Hand Cover Image
By Nathan Page, Drew Shannon (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525646778
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - July 14th, 2020

Middle Grade


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Trespassers Cover Image
By Breena Bard, Breena Bard (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338264210
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Published: Graphix - May 5th, 2020

Graphic Novel, ages 8-12


Doodleville Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781984894717
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - June 9th, 2020

Graphic Novel, ages 8-12


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The Mystery of the Moon Tower (The Pathfinders Society) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780425291870
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 21st, 2020

Graphic Novel, ages 8-12


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Pizza and Taco: Who's the Best? Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593123300
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2020

Young Reader, ages 5-8


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Hand-Me-Down Magic #1: Stoop Sale Treasure Cover Image
By Corey Ann Haydu, Luisa Uribe (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780062978257
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - June 16th, 2020

Young Reader, ages 6-10


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Hand-Me-Down Magic #2: Crystal Ball Fortunes Cover Image
By Corey Ann Haydu, Luisa Uribe (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780062978264
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - June 16th, 2020

Young Reader, ages 6-10


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I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916 (I Survived Graphic Novel #2):  A Graphix Book (I Survived Graphic Novels #2) Cover Image
By Lauren Tarshis, Haus Studio (Illustrator), Haus Studio (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338120943
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Published: Graphix - June 2nd, 2020

Series, ages 7-12


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I Survived The Sinking of the Titanic, 1912 (I Survived Graphic Novel #1): A Graphix Book (I Survived Graphic Novels #1) Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338120912
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Published: Graphix - February 4th, 2020

Series, ages 8-12


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History Smashers: The Mayflower Cover Image
By Kate Messner, Dylan Meconis (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780593120316
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - July 7th, 2020

Series, ages 8-12


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History Smashers: Women's Right to Vote Cover Image
By Kate Messner, Dylan Meconis (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780593120347
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - July 7th, 2020

Series, ages 8-12


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InvestiGators Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781250219954
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Published: First Second - February 25th, 2020

Series, ages 7-10