Scholastic Parents Night: The Power of Summer Reading

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School's out! Well, almost... We hope you’ll join us for another Scholastic Parents Night!

At Scholastic Parents Night: The Power of Summer Reading, a virtual panel of Scholastic authors, education experts, and booksellers will give tips and book recommendations that will keep kids excited to read all summer long!

Wednesday, May 26 | 7pm ET / 6pm CT / 5pm MT / 4pm PT via Facebook Live

Download a PDF of books that will be discussed here: CHECKLIST and find those same books below, listed alphabetically, to purchase before or after the event. 

Tune in for:

  • A book recommendation speed-round with an indie bookseller - Ask for recommendations based on your child's likes and needs!
  • Interviews with beloved authors Varian Johnson (Twins and The Parker Inheritance) and Kelly Yang (The Front Desk series)
  • Tips and tricks to keep your kids reading all summer - and loving it!
  • Swag! Attendees who visit the store after the event will receive a goodie bag (on a first come, first serve basis), and all attendees will receive digital activities, brochures and more! 

We will joined by:

  • Moderator John Schu: Host of Book Joy Live, author of the popular blog Watch. Read. Connect. and Ambassador of School Libraries for Scholastic Book Fairs.
  • Varian Johnson: Award-winning author of several books for children and young adults, including The Parker Inheritance and Twins, illustrated by Shannon Wright.
  • Lauren Savage: Co-founder and owner of the Reading Bug Bookstore and Reading Bug Box in San Carlos, California and narrator of the Reading Bug Adventures story and music podcast.
  • Lizette Serrano: VP of Educational Marketing at Scholastic, Co-founder of the Power of Story initiative and a 2021 Summer Reading Ambassador.
  • Kelly Yang: Author of the award-winning Front Desk series and founder of The Kelly Yang project.

Event date: 
Wednesday, May 26, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Event address: 
Allergic: A Graphic Novel Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338568905
Availability: Backordered, Available to Order
Published: Graphix - March 2nd, 2021

Azmina the Gold Glitter Dragon (Dragon Girls #1) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338680638
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - May 4th, 2021

Bo's Magical New Friend: A Branches Book (Unicorn Diaries #1) Cover Image
By Rebecca Elliott, Rebecca Elliott (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781338323320
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Inc. - December 26th, 2019

Cat Kid Comic Club: From the Creator of Dog Man Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338712766
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Graphix - December 1st, 2020

Claudia and the New Girl (The Baby-sitters Club Graphic Novel #9) (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix #9) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338304572
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Graphix - February 2nd, 2021

The Dangerous Gift (Wings of Fire, Book 14) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781338214543
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - March 2nd, 2021

Dog Man: Mothering Heights: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #10) Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338680454
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graphix - March 23rd, 2021

Duck on a Bike Cover Image
By David Shannon, David Shannon (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338744903
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - May 4th, 2021

Everything Awesome About Sharks and Other Underwater Creatures! Cover Image
By Mike Lowery, Mike Lowery (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781338359732
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Orchard Books - October 6th, 2020

Force of Fire Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338636642
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - June 1st, 2021

Forge Your Dragon World: A Wings of Fire Creative Guide (Wings of Fire Graphix) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338634778
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Graphix - May 4th, 2021

Free to Be Elephant Me Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338734270
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Orchard Books - June 1st, 2021

Front Desk Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781338157796
Availability: Backordered, Available to Order
Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - May 29th, 2018

Get Ready for Kindergarten Wipe-Clean Workbook: Scholastic Early Learners (Wipe Clean) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781338715934
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Cartwheel Books - December 29th, 2020

The Giant Ice Cream Mess: An Acorn Book (Fox Tails #3) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9781338561722
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 18th, 2021

Ground Zero Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338245752
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - February 2nd, 2021

Guts Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780545852500
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Graphix - September 17th, 2019

Hoppy Go Lucky: A Graphix Chapters Book (Bunbun & Bonbon #2) Cover Image
By Jess Keating, Jess Keating (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338646856
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Graphix - February 2nd, 2021

I Can Build It!: An Acorn Book (Princess Truly #3) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9781338340099
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Inc. - March 3rd, 2020

I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916 (I Survived Graphic Novel #2):  A Graphix Book (I Survived Graphic Novels #2) Cover Image
By Lauren Tarshis, Haus Studio (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338120943
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Graphix - June 2nd, 2020

Keep It Together, Keiko Carter: A Wish  Novel: A Wish Novel Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338607574
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - May 4th, 2021

Last Gate of the Emperor Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338665857
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - May 4th, 2021

Let's Go Swimming!: An Acorn Book (Hello, Hedgehog! #4) Cover Image
By Norm Feuti, Norm Feuti (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781338677119
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 4th, 2021

The Little Butterfly That Could (Butterfly Series) Cover Image
By Ross Burach, Ross Burach (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338615005
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - April 6th, 2021

The Magical Reality of Nadia (The Magical Reality of Nadia #1) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338572285
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Inc. - February 2nd, 2021

My Very Favorite Book in the Whole Wide World Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338225327
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Orchard Books - December 29th, 2020

The Parker Inheritance Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780545946179
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - March 27th, 2018

The School is Alive!: A Branches Book (Eerie Elementary #1) Cover Image
By Jack Chabert, Sam Ricks (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780545623926
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Inc. - June 24th, 2014

The Sewer Rat Stink (Geronimo Stilton Graphic Novel #1) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338587302
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - May 5th, 2020

Shuri: A Black Panther Novel (Marvel) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338585476
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 5th, 2020

Sprite's Secret: A Branches Book (Pixie Tricks #1) Cover Image
By Tracey West, Xavier Bonet (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338627787
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Inc. - December 1st, 2020

The Story of Clifford (Clifford the Big Red Dog Storybook) Cover Image
By Norman Bridwell (Created by), Meredith Rusu, Jennifer Oxley (Illustrator), Erica Kepler (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338577136
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Inc. - January 7th, 2020

Three Keys (A Front Desk Novel) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338591385
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - September 15th, 2020

Twins: A Graphic Novel Cover Image
By Varian Johnson, Shannon Wright (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338236132
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Graphix - October 6th, 2020

War Stories Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338290226
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 4th, 2021

Wash Your Fins, Baby Shark (A Baby Shark Book) Cover Image
By John John Bajet (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781338714692
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Cartwheel Books - June 2nd, 2020

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