Summer Reading 2023

Summer Reading Grades Pre-K to 8th

Summer Reading and Writing at The King’s English is back in person for 2023! 

Starting on June 14th and running through July 19th (with a week off for the 4th of July) classes will meet for 50 minutes at 5 p.m. on Wednesdays.  

Cost for the book groups will be $125 per child, with all the class books included in the price and available for collection from the bookshop on June 1st with a selection of other goodies!

At checkout, please indicate your child's name and which grade(s) they will be going into in the Fall in the ORDER COMMENTS field.

Class Teachers TBD and Class Books subject to change.


Pre-K/K (Ages 4/5) SOLD OUT

Hike, Pete Oswald 

Dave’s Cave, Frann Preston-Gannon 

Too Many Rabbits, Davide Cali 

Narwhal & Jelly, Ben Clanton 

How the Sea Came To Be, Jennifer Berne 

1st/2nd Grade 

Dragonbreath, Ursula Vernon 

You’re Called What?, Kes Gray 

Too Small Tola, Atinuke

Tiger Trouble, Dan Thompson

How the Sea Came To Be, Jennifer Berne

3rd/4th Grade SOLD OUT

Front Desk, Kelly Yang 

Grimwood, Nadia Shireen 

Polar Bear Explorers Club, Alex Bell 

Welcome to Pandorient, Carbone 

The Witness Trees, Ryan G Van Cleave

5th/6th Grade 

Nic Blake and the Remarkables, Angie Thomas

Highland Falcon Thief, MG Leonard 

Thirst, Varsha Bajaj 

Hoops, Matt Tavares

Packing for Mars for Kids, Mary Roach 

7th/8th Grade

Across the Desert, Dusty Bowling

Fast Pitch, Nic Stone

Dead Wednesday, Jerry Spinelli 

A First Time for Everything, Dan Santat

Hidden Systems, Dan Nott

Writing Group | 4th - 8th Grade

The writing group will meet 5 p.m. on Thursday of the same weeks. Nathan Spofford is the instructor, and the books will include:

A Writer’s Notebook, Ralph Fletcher

Let’s Make History!, Nathan Hale


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