A mother-daughter day trip in London along the changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace, through the Whispering Gallery at St. Paul's Cathedral and to the Tower of London.
BC Summer Reading Club 2016
These collections of summer reading club titles are an excellent source of reading material for young readers.
- Author:Rubbino, SalvatoreSummary:
- Author:Javaherbin, MinaSummary:
In a dangerous alley in a township in South Africa, the strength and unity which a group of young friends feel while playing soccer keep them safe when a gang of bullies arrives to cause trouble.
- Author:Becker, AaronSummary:
Using a red marker, a young girl draws a door on her bedroom wall and through it enters another world where she experiences many adventures, including being captured by an evil emperor.
- Author:Mok, CarmenSummary:
A playful cross-country adventure in which a young boy on a family car trip imagines himself behind the wheel of the big machines he sees through the window as they travel through the provinces and territories. This is both a tribute to...
- Author:King, WesleySummary:
In 2156, when Jonah awakens on the Fantastic Flying Squirrel, he is informed that he is one of 200 children being trained as The Incredible Space Raiders, whose mission is to destroy the Entirely Evil Things of the Dark Zone, but there...
- Author:Saint-Exupéry, Antoine deSummary:
After appearing to the author, whose plane has been forced down in the African desert, the little prince freely shares his experiences with the fascinated pilot, then disappears as mysteriously as he came.
- Author:Munsch, Robert N.Summary:
When a fierce dragon destroys her castle and clothes, and carries off the prince she was going to marry, a brave and resourceful princess cleverly outwits the dragon.
- Author:Sendak, MauriceSummary:
A naughty little boy, sent to bed without his supper, sails to the land of the wild things where he becomes their king.
- Author:Light, SteveSummary:
A little girl who loves planes is sent to her bedroom for doing a loop-de-loop off the couch and finds a secret door leading to a room with real flying machines, seting her off on an adventure.