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BC Summer Reading Club 2019

  • The Magic Boat
    Author:
    Pearson, Kit, Farris, Katherine, Gould, Heather
    Summary:

    Every summer morning, Ellie and her Nonna go to the beach. They swim and build sandcastles, and while Nonna reads, Ellie watches the other children play. One day Ellie builds up the courage to approach an older girl playing on her own...

  • Author:
    Einarson, Earl
    Summary:

    This is an endearing story of a young Aboriginal foster child who is given a special gift by his foster mother. Her gift of warmth and thoughtfulness helps her young foster children by encouraging self-esteem, acceptance and love....

  • The riddlemaster
    Author:
    Crossley-Holland, Kevin
    Summary:

    Anouk, Ben and Cara dream of a fabulous treasure buried on the golden island across the harbor. A mysterious and grizzled old man offers them passage on his boat, but only if they can solve seven vexing riddles. If they succeed, a...

  • Author:
    Rose, Simon
    Summary:

    Eric is sent to spend the summer with Septimus Trinket, the father he barely knows, in the remote village of Middle Wogglehole, where strange things happen, and soon he and his friend Jessica must battle evil in an unfamiliar world.

  • Through the Elephant's Door
    Author:
    De Blois, Hélène, Down, Christian
    Summary:

    It's a rainy day so the boy and his elephant, Émile, decide the perfect way to pass their time is with a trip to the museum. Their problems start before they even walk through the doors. First, what door does an elephant fit...

  • Tree musketeers
    Author:
    Charles, Norma M.
    Summary:

    Ten-year-old Jeanie Leclare has just moved to the West Coast from Saskatchewan. She's desperately lonely and longs for a new friend. When the girl sitting in front of her at school seems friendly, she feels a little better. Then an...

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