Once Upon a Summer

Continuing our suggestions for summer reading, Once Upon a Summer by Janette Oke is a charming family tale told from the perspective of 12 year old Josh.

It’s an example of how an unusual family can cope (Josh is an orphan) & be made stronger through love. It’s an easy read & perfect for the beach or pool, with plenty of twists & turns along the way.

Humor & an insight into the world of young boys, which seems as timeless as one could wish, make this a winner on our list.

Add it to your summer reading, for this year & years to come. A book everyone in the family will enjoy.


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