Good Reads for Kids

What's new on the Children's Shelves?

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Picture Books


Circle, Square, Moose

by Kelly Bingham

J E BIN

Baking Day at Grandma's

by Anika Denise

J E DEN

Hermelin the Detective Mouse

by Mini Grey

J E GRE

Down by the Barn

by Will Hillenbrand

J E HIL

Sophie Shyosaurus

by Brian Moses & Mike Gordon

J E MOS


Fiction Books


Return to Planet Tad

by Tim Carvell

J FIC CAR

The Year of the Fortune Cookie

by Andrea Cheng

J FIC CHE

Dirt Road Home

by Watt Key

J FIC KEY

Fall of Heroes

by Jeramey Kraatz

J FIC KRA

Captain Awesome vs. The Spooky, Scary House

by Stan Kirby

J I KIR

 

Return of Mega Mantis

by Laura Dower

J PBK DOW

 

Kristy's Great Idea

by Ann M. Martin

J PBK MAR

Dream On

by Sarah Mlynowski

J PBK MLY


Nonfiction Books


Tiny Creature: The World of Microbes

by Nicola Davies

J 579 DAV

Super Sniffer: Dog Detectives on the Job

by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent

J 636.708 PAT

Look & Find: Frozen

illustrated by Art Mawhinney

J 793.7 LOO

Lives of the Explorers: Discoveries, Disasters (and What the Neighbors Thought)

by Kathleen Krull & Kathryn Hewitt

J 910.92 KRU

The White House is Burning: August 24, 1814

by Jane Sutcliffe

J 973.52 SUT

Despicable Me 2: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

original songs and themes by Pharrell Williams

J CD 781 DES 


Graphic Novels


Comics Squad: Recess!

edited by Jennifer and Matthew Holm

J GN FIC COM

Escape From Lucien

by Kazu Kibuishi

J GN FIC KIB

Sisters

by Raina Telgemeier

J GN FIC TEL


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AWARD BOOKS

Caldecott Medal Books

This award is for artists

 who illustrate American

 picture books for children!

Geisel Award

Books

 

Named for Theodor Geisel

 (Dr. Seuss), this new award

 is beginning reader books!

Newbery Award

 Books

 

The Newbery is awarded to

 great children's books!

Young Hoosier

 Book Award

Find out which books have

 won or been nominated for

 Indiana's own book award.

BOOK REVIEWS

World of Reading

Book reviews written by

 and for kids from around

 the world!

BookHive

Written by library people,

 these reviews cover all types

 of kids' books, including

 picture books!

BookAdventure

This website helps you find

interesting books to read at

 your grade or reading level.