Puffin summer reads

Looking to enjoy a bookish summer this year? We've got book recommendations for every age as well as a host of fun activity suggestions.

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17 book-related summer activities

Summer is officially here! And because we’re so excited, we’ve made a list of fun book-inspired things for you to do during the holidays.

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Books for every age

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How to make summer reading fun

Jonathan Douglas, Director of the National Literacy Trust, shares his top tips for helping you get your children excited about reading over the holidays.

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