For moms in Savannah and the Coastal Empire

Summer reading suggestions from area children's librarian

The theme for this year's Summer Reading Program at Live Oak Public Libraries is "Make a Splash: Read!"

Following are some splash-related books for children as recommended by Effingham County children's librarian Linda Bridges.

"Rattletrap Car" by Phyllis Root

"Swimmy" by Leo Lionni

"Rainbow Fish" by Marcus Pfister

"Come Along, Daisy" by Jane Simmons

"Fish Wish" by Bob Barner

"Ten Little Fish" by Audrey Wood

"Mister Seahorse" by Eric Carle

"Fish Eyes" by Lois Ehlert

"Sailaway Home" by Bruce Degen

"I'm a Manatee" by John Lithgow

"Rain Romp" by Jane Kurtz

"The Sea, the Storm, and the Mangrove Tangle" by Lynne Cherry

"Willow By the Sea" by Camilla Ashforth

"A House for Hermit Crab" by Eric Carle

"Rub-a-Dub Sub" by Linda Ashman

"McElligot's Pool" by Dr. Seuss

"Shark and Lobster's Amazing Undersea Adventure" by Viviane Schwarz

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