Books for Kids
Picture books, chapter books, and everything in between!
Nothing beats that feeling of falling in love with a story. Our librarians are excited to help you and your kids find books that will capture your imagination and further your family's love of reading, so don't be afraid to ask for suggestions the next time you visit your local library!
In the meantime, look through our list of 100 Books Every Child Should Hear Before Kindergarten, or check out a few of our most popular books for kids:
by Yolen, Jane
by Barnett, Mac
by Barnhill, Kelly Regan
by Klassen, Jon
by National Geographic Kids
View our newest children's board books, picture books, chapter books, and books for kids who are just learning to read (easy readers).
Finding great books is fun!
We've compiled a list of some of our favorite resources for you to explore. With any luck, your only problem will be finding the time to read so many great books with your family!
AR BOOK FINDER
Easily find out a book's Accelerated Reader Level or Lexile Measure.
COMMON SENSE MEDIA
Common Sense is the leading independent nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world of media and technology. Among other things, this site has fantastic best book lists for different ages and a section dedicated to helping kids learn to love reading.
A MIGHTY GIRL
This site hosts the world's largest collection of books, toys, and movies for smart, confident, and courageous girls. You can search book lists by genre, interest, personal development, social issues, and more.
NOVELIST K-8 PLUS
Find your next favorite book! Type in the title of a book you love, and this site will suggest other awesome books you're sure to enjoy. Books recommended through this resource are perfect for kids and teens from Kindergarten through 8th grade.
This great site includes information about child development, literacy, nutrition, and crafts. The book finder can even help you find great books to read with your child!
Interested in eBooks and eAudiobooks?
Don't forget to check out our growing collection of eBooks and eAudiobooks for kids!
Borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics, and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone. Up to 7 titles each month can be streamed immediately or downloaded for offline enjoyment later - with no waiting! Use our step-by-step instructions if you need help getting started.
These animated, talking picture books make reading even more fun and exciting!
Not finding what you're looking for?
If you find a great book on these sites that you don't see in our online catalog, please make a purchase suggestion. We want to grow our collection to meet your needs.