Fourth of July Books for Children

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Here is a thematic book list for reading to your little one this July 4th.
  • A is for America by David Scillian
  • America the Beautiful by Katharine Lee Bates
  • Apple Pie Fourth of July by Janet S. Wong
  • Fireworks, Picnics, and Flags: The Story of the Fourth of July Symbols by James Cross Giblin
  • Fourth of July Mice by Bethany Roberts
  • God Bless America by Irving Berlin
  • Happy 4th of July, Jenny Sweeney by Leslie Kimmelman
  • Hats Off for the Fourth of July by Harriet Ziefert
  • John Hancock: Independent Boy (Young Patriots Series) by Kathryn Cleven Sisson
  • My Country, ‘Tis of Thee by Samuel Francis Smith
  • Stars and Stripes: The Story of the American Flag by Sarah L. Thomson
  • The Fourth of July Story by Alice Dalgliesh
  • The Star Spangled Banner (Random House Pictureback Book) by Francis Scott Key
  • This Land Is Your Land by Woody Guthrie
  • Will You Sign Here John Hancock? by Jean Fritz
These books can be found at your local public library.  Visit to find the location nearest you and to check availability.

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