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Already finished your favorite series? Find your Read-Alike HERE


By Reading Level

Recommended Authors and Titles by Grade Level (created by YS Staff):     

Pre-K   K-2nd   2nd-3rd   4th-6th

AR Book Finder allows you to enter the name of a book and find out its AR Points and Interest Level.

Lexile Framework for Reading helps you find books that are within your child's Lexile Range.

  • Certain Publishers are now including the the Lexile Measure in the jacket of their books for parents and educators. Visit MetaMetrics for a complete list.

Read Kiddo Read was created by James Patterson and lists the latest books for children.

More Ways to Find Your Next Read...

Novelist lets you find reading recommendations to books and authors your child enjoys. This database can be found on the Library webpage in the Kids Section. It can be accessed through our computers or your own electronic device with your library card. Here's a Quick Guide to help you get started. 

Juvenile Series and Sequels helps you find the next book in your favorite series.

I've Read This - Now What? are read alikes are for those who enjoyed a book and want to find others that are similar. Created by YS Staff.

Award Winners

Looking for award-winners? Click the award's name below to see the full list of titles that have been awarded. Then, search our catalog to find available titles. 

Newbery Medal Winners - Named after John Newbery, an 18th century British bookseller. It is awarded to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children. Awarded annually by the Association for Library Services to Children, a division of the American Library Association.

Caldecott Medal Winners - Named after Randolph Caldecott, a 19th century English illustrator. It was awarded to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children. Awarded annually by the Association for Library Services to Children, a division of the American Library Association.

Pura Belpre Winners- Presented annually to a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth.

In this page:

  • Read-Alikes by library staff
  • Reads by grade
  • AR Book Finder
  • Children's book awards


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