Handpicked by the children's librarians at Eugene Public Library, here are their summer book recommendations!
A Beach Tail, written by Karen Lynn Williams, illustrated by Floyd Cooper. When his father tells him not to leave the lion he is drawing on the beach, a little boy starts making a very, very long tail--and a trail to follow back.
Ice Cream and Dinosaurs, written by Eric Litwin, illustrated by Tom Lichtenheld. Groovy Joe is a fun-loving dog with a tub full of ice cream--which he shares with his unexpected dinosaur guests.
Jabari Jumps, written and illustrated by Gaia Cornwall. A sweet, appealing tale of overcoming your fears.
Summer Song, written by Kevin Henkes, illustrated by Laura Dronzek. Illustrations and easy-to-read text introduce the colors, songs, and activities of summer.
When Lola Visits, written by Michelle Sterling, illustrated by Aaron Asis. An evocative picture book brimming with the scents, tastes, and traditions that define a young girl's summer with her grandmother.