Monday, June 15, 2009

The Sunny Days of Summer

The first day of summer is rapidly approaching, and we are all looking forward to warm, sunny days! During this cold and rainy weather, brighten your outlook with these books about the sun:

Amazing Sun Fun Activities by Michael Daley
Arrow of the Sun by Gerald McDermott
Children of the Midnight Sun by Tricia Brown
Greetings Sun by Phyllis Gershator
Lucia and the Light by Phyllis Root
Sing to the Sun by Asley Bryan
Summer Stolstice by Ellen Jackson
Sun by Steve Tomacek
The Sun by Seymour Simon
Sun Up, Sun Down by Gail Gibbons
To Be Like the Sun by Susan Marie Swanson
What is the Sun? by Reeve Lindbergh

Here's my pick: Like Butter on Pancakes by Jonathan London and illustrated by one of my favorite artists, G. Brian Karas.