NYC Summer Reading booklists
Summer is the time to read what you love - and love what you read! This year's Summer Reading booklists are created by librarians from Brooklyn Public Library and New York Public Library. Students will have a better chance of finding these books at the library because we have many copies available.
You can read what you like during the summer, but for tips on great books, try our recommendations:
Teachers and Community Leaders
Interested in having a librarian speak to your class about Summer Reading at Brooklyn Public Library? Please fill out this form and someone from our School Outreach team will respond.
- Summer Reading: For Fantasy Lovers
- BKLYN BookMatchTeen: Thrills & Chills
- Summer Reading: Laugh-Out-Loud Funny
- Summer Reading: Anti-Racism and You
Major support provided by the New York Life Foundation, the 2021 city-wide sponsor for Summer Reading and Learning Programs.
Lead support for Brooklyn Public Library’s Summer Reading 2021 program is provided by the National Grid Foundation.
The program is supported by Con Edison and Macy’s.