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Summer Reading

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Baker & Taylor is dedicated to supporting your Summer Reading needs. Our CATS team would be glad to tell you about our Summer Reading Prize Program, which allows you to choose from nearly 1,000 titles to be used as prizes and giveaways at a special discount. Check out the selection lists on Title Source 360 under "2020 Summer Reading Prize Incentives" and contact your CATS Sales Manager, Bobbie Bensur in the East and Rita King in the West (click for contact info), for more details on special discounting and the ordering process.

Does your summer reading program have a theme? We are happy to help create selection lists to align with your theme as well; just ask! Also, if you are aligning with the national theme, check out our Fairytale and Folklore-themed selection lists on Title Source 360, where you'll find titles in addition to those on the CSLP lists.

Kirkus Diversity Titles Program

Kirkus and Baker & Taylor are leading the way in celebrating diversity with the Kirkus Diversity Collections. These are bibliographies consisting of quality and relevant titles focusing on diversity.

To view the reviewer selected diversity bibliographies click here for our Title Source 360 lists.


    Keep up with bestsellers from these two sources, The New York Times and CATS Top Public Library Sellers.

Youth Media Awards


For the most current lists of all the ALA Youth Media Awards, visit our dedicated webpage. From the Newberry to the Printz to the Sibert to the Coretta Scott King awards, you will find all of the current winners and honorees listed here, along with links to our Title Source 360 selection lists for quick and easy ordering.

Rita Recommends

Wild Symphony

Brown, Dan/ Batori, Susan (Illus) | Rodale Pr | 9780593123843 | Hardcover | $18.99 | September 2020

Children and adults can enjoy this timeless picture book as a traditional read-along, or can choose to listen to original musical compositions as they read--one for each animal--with a free interactive smartphone app, which uses augmented reality to play the appropriate song for each page when a phone's camera is held over it.

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Erica Recommends

For Which We Stand: How Our Government Works and Why It Matters

Foster, Jeff/ McLaughlin, Julie (Illus) | Scholastic | 9781338643091 | Library | $24.99 | September 2020

From AP government teacher Jeff Foster, instructor at Marjory Stoneman Douglas HS, comes a visually engaging guide to how the U.S. government really works, with backstory on important moments in governmental decision-making and resources for kids to participate and get involved. Get young readers ready to be the leaders of tomorrow.

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Bobbie Recommends

How to Read to a Grandma or Grandpa

Reagan, Jean/ Wildish, Lee (Illus) | Knopf BFYR | 9781524701932 | Hardcover | $17.99 | July 2020

From the creators of the New York Times bestsellers How to Babysit a Grandma and How to Babysit a Grandpa comes a fun and exciting way to share the joy of reading with grandparents.

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Baker and Taylor Recommend

Tails From the Animal Shelter

Shaw, Stephanie/ Woodruff, Liza (Illus) | Sleeping Bear | 9781534110489 | Reinforced | $16.99 | August 2020

We love this book because it tells the honest facts about life in a shelter, cat and dog overpopulation, and about the hard work and dedication of people who care for these animals. It also simultaneously introduces kids to various shelter animals in clever rhymes and with funny illustrations. Four paws up!

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