10 Chapter Book Series for your kids’ summer reading list

We plan to spend a TON of time outside this summer, checking stuff off our summer bucket list, traveling, and adventuring around Kansas City. But in the downtime, it’s guaranteed our kiddos will be curled up with a book or two. They read SO MUCH that it’s a constant struggle for me to find new books for them to read! (Not that I’m complaining!) I plan on hitting up Amazon and the library this summer to get the kids some new chapter book series (and some they’ve read before but love)! Here’s what’s on our summer reading list: (special thanks to Ellie from Creative Geekery for inspiring this post!)

ten chapter book series for your kids summer reading list

1. Harry Potter (you had to know this would be on the list!)
2. the Chronicles of Narnia
3. Diary of a Wimpy Kid
4. Big Nate
5. Magic Tree House
6. Fancy Nancy, Nancy Clancy
7. Junie B. Jones
8. Starring Jules
9. Cam Jansen
10. the Never Girls

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Jenny (290 Posts)

Jenny Solar is the co-founder of The Happy Family Movement and Phone Monsters, Inc. She's a wife to Josh and mama to three kiddos: Max, Ava, and Lia. She's passionate about creating memorable experiences for her family and inspiring others to do the same.


We started reading Magic Tree House about 2 months ago with our 5 year old. We are through book 9. He can't get enough :) such a great series!


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