If you are looking for a book to read and need a few suggestions, here are some resources to help you out.

eBooks

Tumblebooks are animated, talking picture eBooks for children.

ABCMouse is an award-winning online curriculum with 3.500+ interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities. For young learners (ages 2-6+). Available from library computers only.

By Reading Level

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.

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

Recommendations

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.

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

Award Winners

Awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association

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.

Book Clubs

R.E.A.D. Book Club stands for Read, Eat, and Discuss (R.E.A.D.), which meets every other month on select Fridays. It is open for kids ages 9-12.

Kids Book Club in a Bag has everything you need for a successful book club - just add people! Kids have to be between the ages of 9-12 to check out these kits.

Storytime for babies - five years old

Storytime introduces young children to reading and books. Get more information about days, times, and ages here.

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