Kids Book Recommendations
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.
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.
TeachingBooks.net (PreK-12) is a one-stop resource for books you are reading and teaching, including author and illustrator interviews, lesson plans, and other enrichment content.
Need help from TeachingBooks.net? See our support page. 800-596-0710 | accounts@TeachingBooks.net
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.