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.
A Seaside Alphabet

A Seaside Alphabet

Donna Grassby
Illustrator:  Susan Took 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 12
Tundra Books, 2000   ISBN: 978-0887765162
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Willow by the Sea

Willow by the Sea

Camilla Ashforth
Picture Book  Series
For ages 3 and up
Candlewick, 2002   ISBN: 978-0763614010
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Stella Star of the Sea

Stella Star of the Sea

Marie-Louise Gay
Picture Book  Series
For ages 4 and up
Groundwood (Canada), 1999   ISBN: 978-0888993373
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A Beach Tail

A Beach Tail

Karen Lynn Williams
Picture Book
For ages 3 to 6
Boyds Mills Press, 2010   ISBN: 978-1590787120
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Sneakers the Seaside Cat

Sneakers the Seaside Cat

Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator:  Anne Mortimer 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
HarperCollins, 2003   ISBN: 978-0060286927
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Babymouse: Beach Babe

Babymouse: Beach Babe

Illustrator:   Jennifer L. Holm  , Matthew Holm 
Graphic Novel  Series
For ages 7 to 10
Random House, 2006   ISBN: 978-0375832314
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Warm Sun, Soft Sand

Warm Sun, Soft Sand

Linzi West
Board Book
For ages 2 to 4
Frances Lincoln, 2005   ISBN: 978-1845073428
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A Beach Ball has them all!

A Beach Ball has them all!

Linzi West
Board Book
For ages 2 to 4
Frances Lincoln, 2005   ISBN: 978-1845073374
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Bats at the Beach

Bats at the Beach

Brian Lies
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 8
Houghton Mifflin, 2006   ISBN: 978-0618557448
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One White Wishing Stone: A Beach Day Counting Book

One White Wishing Stone: A Beach Day Counting Book

Doris Gayzagian
Illustrator:  Kristina Swarner 
For ages 4 to 6
National Geographic, 2006   ISBN: 978-0792251101
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Beep, Beep Let's Go!

Beep, Beep Let's Go!

Eleanor Taylor
Picture Book
For ages 3 to 5
Bloomsbury, 2005   ISBN: 978-1582349732
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An Island Scrapbook: Dawn to Dusk on a Barrier Island

An Island Scrapbook: Dawn to Dusk on a Barrier Island

Virginia Wright-Frierson
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 4 to 7
Aladdin, 2002   ISBN: 978-0689850561
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Sea Story

Sea Story

Jill Barklem
Picture Book  Series
For ages 6 and up
Athenaeum, 2000   ISBN: 978-0689831713
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