By Chuck Pieri
Branch Children’s Librarian
As you look for books to read for the Summer Reading Program, here are some great picture books that are guaranteed to make you laugh out loud. Enjoy these titles with your family, friends, or just by yourself – and remember, reading is fun!
Author: Jory John
All Bear wants to do is get a good night’s sleep, but his annoying neighbor Duck won’t leave him alone! Will Bear ever get to bed?
Author: Kevan Atteberry
A monster sees some really cute bunnies and wants to be friends, but the bunnies don’t quite see it the same way! What happens at the end of the story? (Bonus video: Watch this installment of Mr. Pieri Reads!)
Who wants a hug?
Author: Jeff Mack
Bear is a very loveable animal, but Skunk doesn’t like him at all! Skunk tries all kinds of tricks (even stinky ones!) to make Bear mad. The ending of the book will surprise you!
These titles are available to check out from Elkhart Public Library. They also come from the 2017 AISLE Read Alouds Too Good To Miss primary list, which can be found on Teachingbooks.net – a great website where you can find activities and resources related to books!