Good News! We are thrilled to announce that the Summer Skills books will continue into the future with the same products, staff and customer service. The new owners have worked closely with Summer Skills for two decades and are as dedicated to the books and customers as we have been over the past 28 years. Stay tuned for some exciting new ideas from the new Summer Skills team! Watch for our price rollback.

Parent Order Information & Questions

Books are priced at $18 each, plus shipping. Orders placed by 3:00 p.m. (EST) on weekdays will ship the same day. We do not ship on weekends or holidays. Your shipment will be sent from Michigan via UPS or USPS and will arrive in 2 to 8 business days.

For shipping cost and estimated arrival time refer to the  SHIPPING CHART

Order by Fax


Parent Questions

The Summer Skills books are ordered by parents who want their children to maintain previously learned skills over the summer months.

The books are $18 each. Shipping costs vary. Refer to the shipping chart.

Phone: 800-411-8186

Fax: 800-280-9269

Mail: Summer Skills
2921 Wilson Dr. NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49534

Online: Parents will be able to order online in the spring.


No, our Summer Skills books are only available from Summer Skills.

Your order will reach you by UPS or US mail in about 2 to 8 business days. Call 800-411-8186 to have books expedited.

Usually the grade level just completed is ordered. Your child’s teacher can help you determine what level would be most appropriate.
Always. We have never sold or shared customer information. Read privacy policy 

If you are not happy with your purchase, we will happily issue a refund for any book within 90 days of purchase if it is returned in sellable condition. Sorry, we cannot refund shipping charges.