FOUR YOUNG ADULT AND CHILDREN’S BOOKS TO READ FOR SUMMER
Are you looking for some good young adult or children’s reads for summer? Here’s a quick list of excellent books.
This is a classic adventure story by one of the greatest writers of all time. A young boy’s legacy, buried treasure, and the limits of friendship and villainy—all of these and more can be found in this excellent novel.
A fantasy adventure that also depicts the limits of friendship and villainy, and features an evil dragon hoarding a displaced people’s gold. With an unlikely hero at the center of it all, and this legend of Middle-Earth is well worth the read.
Later adapted into a series of films, this classic children’s story offers a heartbreaking look into the value of friendship and strength. One of two novels written by the author, this one will surely stay with you for a long time after you are done.
A classic science fiction novel by one of the initial innovators of the genre, this book has been adapted multiple times—including a radio drama by Orson Welles that shocked and scared a nation!