We’re back with an all-new summer reading list and activity program for kids ages 6-9 and 9-12.
Click the links below to learn more about each book!
- Scaredy Squirrel in a Nutshell by Melanie Watt
- Simon and Chester: Super Detectives! by Cale Atkinson
- Planet Omar: Accidental Trouble Magnet by Zanib Mian, illustrated by Nasaya Mafaridik
- Finn and the Intergalactic Lunchbox by Michael Buckley
- Red Fox Road by Frances Greenslade
- The Collected Works of Gretchen Oyster by Cary Fagan
- Maya and the Robot by Eve L. Ewing
- The Outdoor Scientist by Temple Grandin
- Scout is Not a Band Kid by Jade Armstrong
- A Royal Guide to Monster Slaying: The Gryphon’s Lair by Kelley Armstrong
- The 2023 Almanac of Fun by Highlights
- Doom’s Day Camp by Joshua Hauke
- A Wish in the Dark by Christina Soontornvat
- Puffin Classics: Looking at the Moon by Kit Pearson
Printable learn-at-home resources for discussions and conversations are available in the links below.
- Camp Penguin 2022 – Reading Passport
- A Royal Guide to Monster Slaying: The Gryphon’s Lair – discussion guide
- A Wish in the Dark – discussion guide
- Planet Omar: Accidental Trouble Magnet – discussion guide
- Red Fox Road – discussion guide
- Scaredy Squirrel in a Nutshell – activity sheet
- Simon and Chester: Super Detectives – activity sheet
List of Participating Stores in 2022:
Visit your closest participating store to order your Camp Penguin books.
- Alberta: Analog Books Inc. (Lethbridge), Audreys Book (Edmonton), Cafe Books (Canmore)
- British Columbia: Black Bond Books (Surrey), Huckleberry Books (Cranbrook), Iron Dog Books (Vancouver), Kinder Books (New Westminster), Misty River Books (Terrace), Munro’s Books (Victoria), Vancouver Kidsbooks (Vancouver)
- New Brunswick: Tidewater Books (Sackville)
- Northwest Territories: Yellowknife Book Cellar (Yellowknife)
- Nova Scotia: Block Shop Books (Lunenburg), Lunenburg Bound (Lunenburg)
- Ontario: Blue Heron Books (Uxbridge), BookLore (Orangeville), Epic Books (Hamilton), Firefly & Fox Books (Simcoe), Mabel’s Fables (Toronto), Moonbeam Books (Toronto)
- Quebec: Librairie Clio (Pointe-Claire)
On Wednesday, July 13, 2022 at 1pm ET/10am PT, join Canadian authors Cale Atkinson and Jade Armstrong for a virtual panel and discussion about making comics. Register on Eventbrite now to get the Zoom link!
If you have any questions about Camp Penguin, please feel free to write us at YoungReaders@penguinrandomhouse.com.