Days at the Beach

Going to the beach on a warm summer's day has to be one of the most enjoyable things you can do. Children certaininly enjoy this kind of expedition. In this feature you will find books of all kinds that are bursting with sandcastles, waves, beach umbrellas, and more. You will find more summery books on the Summer Days feature page.
Wave

Wave

Suzy Lee
Wordless Picture Book
For ages 2 to 6
Chronicle Books, 2008   ISBN: 978-0811859240
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The Sea Monster

The Sea Monster

Christopher Wormell
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Random House UK, 2006   ISBN: 978-0099451471
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How will we get to the beach? / Como iremos a la playa?

How will we get to the beach? / Como iremos a la playa?

Brigitte Luciani
Illustrator:  Eve Tharlet 
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
North-South Books, 2003   ISBN: 978-0735820371
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A Day at the Beach

A Day at the Beach

Ed Briant
Picture Book
For ages 3 to 5
HarperCollins, 2006   ISBN: 978-0060799816
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Life in a Tide Pool

Life in a Tide Pool

Janet Halfman
Nonfiction
For ages 9 to 12
The Creative Company, 2001   ISBN: 978-1583410769
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Henry and Mudge and the Forever Sea

Henry and Mudge and the Forever Sea

Cynthia Rylant
Illustrator:  Sucie Stevenson 
Fiction  Series
For ages 5 to 7
Simon and Schuster, 1997   ISBN: 978-0689810176
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Seashells by the seashore

Seashells by the seashore

Marianne Berkes
Illustrator:  Robert Noreika 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 8
Dawn Publications, 2002   ISBN: 978-1584690344
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Eloise goes to the beach

Eloise goes to the beach

Sonali Fry
Illustrator:  Tammie Lyon 
Novelty Book  Series
For ages 4 to 6
Simon and Schuster, 2007   ISBN: 978-1416933441
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Sally and the Limpet

Sally and the Limpet

Simon James
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 8
Candlewick, 2002   ISBN: 978-0763617158
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Greetings From Sandy Beach

Greetings From Sandy Beach

Bob Graham
Picture Book
For ages 4 and up
Kane/Miller, 1992   ISBN: 978-0916291402
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Going on a Journey to the Sea

Going on a Journey to the Sea

Jane Barclay
Illustrator:  Doris Barrette 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Lobster Press, 2002   ISBN: 978-1894222341
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The Pink House at the Seashore

The Pink House at the Seashore

Deborah Blumenthal
Illustrator:  Doug Chayka 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Clarion Books, 2005   ISBN: 978-0618378869
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Sophie’s Castle

Sophie’s Castle

Heather Levine, John Keith Drummond
For ages 4 to 6
Sterling Publishing, 2005   ISBN: 978-0760766927
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Hello Ocean

Hello Ocean

Pam Munoz Ryan
Illustrator:  Mark Astrella 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Charlesbridge, 2001   ISBN: 978-0881069884
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Once Upon a Tide

Once Upon a Tide

Tony Mitton
Illustrator:  Selina Young 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Random House UK, 2005   ISBN: 978-0385751018
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