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Summer Reading List

If you're a mom like me, I've already signed both kids up for a couple of summer reading programs. These are great ways to keep kids reading all summer long. But again, if you're like me, you find it hard to find books to grab right off the shelf while kids are hanging on your legs, talking too loudly, and attempting to tear pages out of books at the library.

Here are some of the great suggestions via Facebook and Twitter:

Marley and Me by John Grogan
"Sarah's Key" by Tatiana de Rosnay
Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson
Stones Into Schools by Greg Mortenson
Raising a Modern-Day Knight by Robert Lewis
Reckless Faith by Beth Guckenberger  
Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill
"Outlander" series by Diana Gabaldon
Vanishing Act by Jodi Picoult

On my personal list are:
Everyone is Beautiful and The Bright Side of Disaster by Katherine Center
Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers
Daily, Texas series by Lisa Wingate
Under the Tuscan Sun by Frances Mayes
5 Conversations You Must Have with Your Daughter by Vicki Courtney

I almost thought about linking you to each book online and then realized how much time that would take!! Here's the deal, if you want a great book online and a great price, I don't think you can do better than Amazon. Or, as mentioned above, just head on over to the library and let your tax dollars do the work.

Thanks to everyone for the great feedback! Feel free to share more suggestions here.

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