Whether it’s a road trip to visit family, a flight across the country to explore a new state or a weekend getaway in small-town Arkansas, summer is the time for vacation!

These books, all available through the Central Arkansas Library System, will get you in the traveling spirit.

princess black takes a vacation

The Princess in Black Takes a Vacation
By Shannon and Dean Hale

After battling monsters all night, Princess in Black decides she could use a vacation. (Ages 5-9)

duck's vacation

Duck’s Vacation
By Gilad Soffer

Duck thinks he’s going on a peaceful, quiet vacation — but then you start turning the pages! (Ages 4-7)

it's vacation time

It’s Vacation Time
By Lerryn Korda

Four friends try to pack for their trip, but everything they need won’t fit in the suitcase. And then imagination comes into play. (Ages 1-3)

froggy goes to hawaii

Froggy Goes to Hawaii
By Jonathan London

Whether he’s surfing, swimming or checking out a volcano, Froggy is a magnet for trouble! (Ages 2-6)

Alice Miranda on vacation

Alice Miranda on Vacation
By Jacqueline Harvey

Alice is home from boarding school on a mini-vacation, but she and her friend Jacinta are having a more exciting time than they expected. (Ages 7-10)