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Tails and Tales Summer Reading 2021

In addition to our robust reading clubs the children's department has a summer chock full of amazing events and programs for all ages. We are excited to assist you in finding that just right summer read or audiobook that makes this season sing!

Grade K-1 Challenge Overview

This summer our Summer Reading "Tails and Tales" is based on a trip across the continents. So pack your bags and don't forget a few good books! If you are participating in our online challenge use these book suggestions to earn badges(reading 2 books in each badge category) or find your own just right books to make the most of this amazing trip. BON VOYAGE!

Here is a brief list of a few of the animals you might find in the 7 continents:

  • Africa-elephants,giraffe, zebra, buffalo,wild dog, warthog, impala, hyena
  • Asia-tiger, panda, elephant, orangutans, leopard, rhino, red panda, komodo dragon, tapir
  • Australia-kangaroo, koala, wombat, platypus, echidnas, wallaby, dingo, emu, crocodile, quokka
  • Europe-brown bear, lynxes, wild boar, moose, bison, squirrels, badger, wolverine, hare, marten
  • North America-bear, moose, wolf, raccoon, deer, cougar, coyote, bison, grizzly bear, bald eagle, pronghorn
  • South America-jaguar, sloth, anteater, llama, capybara, armadillos, alpaca, macaw, tapir, condor, piranha
  • Antarctica-penguins, seal, whales, krill, albatrosses sea lion, cormorants, snowy owl,






North America

South America

Explore This!

Let's Imagine you were choosing your birthday dinner from different foods across the continents, which meal would you order
Pizza: 17 votes (89.47%)
Sushi: 0 votes (0%)
Shish Kabob: 0 votes (0%)
Chicken Tikka: 1 votes (5.26%)
Fish and Chips: 1 votes (5.26%)
Vegetable Tagine: 0 votes (0%)
Vegemite Sandwich: 0 votes (0%)
Tamales: 0 votes (0%)
Clam Chowder: 0 votes (0%)
Ugali: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 19