Suggested Community Reads: “Invitation”

Every month Amy Newmark and Jane Spickett suggest some books related to the worship theme. This month, they’re including more titles because it’s summer — more time to read, hopefully!

For those of you who would like to connect a bit more with the theme of “Invitation,” here is this month’s selection.

  • The Love Song of Miss Queenie Hennessy (Rachel Joyce)
Younger children (ages 4 to 7)
  • That is Not a Good Idea! (Mo Willems)
  • The Lion’s Share (Matthew McElligot)
  • Tess’s Tree (Jess M. Brallier)
Older children (ages 8-12)
  • The Big One-Oh (Dean Pitchford)
  • Sarah, Plain and Tall (Patricia MacLachlan)
  • A Fine White Dust (Cynthia Rylant)
  • The Second Life of Abigail Walker (Frances O’Roark Dowell)