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Ice Cream Summer
Author: Peter Sis
Illustrator: Peter Sis
Publisher: Scholastic Press, an Imprint of Scholastic, Inc.
Recommended Age Range: 4 to 8
The moment you see this book, you just know you’re in for a treat. Ice Cream Summer gives kids a taste of this favorite time of year, while offering up the real scoop on this delightful dessert. Whether reading, writing, or arithmetic; discovering the past, or exploring the present, this ice cream story presents the cold hard facts in a most delectable way.
Awards: New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Books of the Year 2014; Kirkus Reviews Best Books of the Year 2015; School Library Journal Best Books of the Year 2014; Amazon.com Best Books of the Year 2014; Shelf Awareness Best Books of the Year 2014
Mama, is It Summer Yet?
Author: Nikki McClure
Illustrator: Nikki McClure
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Recommended Age Range: 3 to 5
As the seasons change, a young boy and his mother discover the smallest of signs that lead to the start of summer.