TD Summer Reading Club 2020 Recommended Reads
The 2020 edition of the TD Summer Reading Club moved fully online because of the COVID-19 pandemic. In order to provide kids with wide access to the books on our recommended reading list, we worked closely with publishers, who generously provided access to ebooks.
Kids and parents can access the full selection of ebooks on our website. There are over 40 ebooks to check out, all of which are available at any time with no waiting lists.
Here are top three most popular ebooks so far this summer on our website:
Dog Man: For Whom the Ball Rolls by Dav Pilkey (ages 7-12)
Dog Man finds himself the target of an all-new super villain, while Petey the Cat starts a new life with Li'l Petey.
Geronimo on Ice! by Geronimo Stilton (ages 6-10)
When Geronimo learns someone wants to steal the prize in Mouse Island's annual winter Ice Skating Championships, he races to uncover the mysterious thief.
Glitch by Sarah Graley (ages 8-12)
Izzy has an incredible secret — she can enter the world of her new video game!
We aim to fill our recommended reading list with books that represent diverse backgrounds and experiences. Here are a few more awesome titles to check out:
Muhammad Ali by Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara (ages 4-8)
This book introduces Muhammad Ali. From his early childhood when he learned to box, to his rise to a legendary athlete, civil rights activist and global icon.
You Hold Me Up by Monique Gray Smith and Danielle Daniel (ages 2-6)
This vibrant picture book encourages children to show love and support for each other, and to consider each other's well-being in their everyday actions.
Go Show the World: A Celebration of Indigenous Heroes by Wab Kinew and Joe Morse (ages 5-9)
This book showcases a diverse group of inspiring Indigenous people in the U.S. and Canada.
My Life as a Diamond by Jenny Manzer (ages 9-12)
Caz is thrilled when he makes the baseball team after moving to a new city, but he's worried to tell his new friends that he used to go by the name Cassandra.
Inuit Games by Thomas Anguti Johnston and Sigmunder Thorgeirsson (ages 6-12)
Learn all about Inuit games and why they are important for staying healthy and strong for life in the Arctic.
Find Accessible Books
The TD Summer Reading Club is proud to partner with the Centre for Equitable Library Access (CELA) to provide books in various formats. You can access a list of 23 recommended reads in various accessible formats on CELA’s website.
The TD Summer Reading Club is a fully bilingual program. Check out our French website for 25 ebooks in French that kids can read at any time after creating an online notebook.
There’s still time…
The ebooks will be available for kids to access on the TD Summer Reading Club website until September 7, 2020, so be sure to check them out as soon as you can!
What have you and your family been reading this summer for the TD Summer Reading Club? Tell us below in the comments!