Good Reads for Kids

What’s new on the Children’s Shelves?

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Picture Books


When You Were Born

by Emma Dodd

J E DOD

Dinotrux Dig the Beach

by Chris Gall

J E GAL

Otter in Space

by Sam Garton

J E GAR

Sea Rex

by Molly Idle

J E IDL

Interstellar Cinderella

by Deborah Underwood

J E UND


Fiction Books


The Burning Horizon

by Erin Hunter

J FIC HUN

A Handful of Stars

by Cynthia Lord

J FIC LOR

The Red Pencil

by Andrea Davis Pinkney

J FIC PIN

Smek for President!

by Adam Rex

J FIC REX

Krakens and Lies

by Tui T. Sutherland

J FIC SUT

 

Big Dog and Little Dog

by Dav Pilkey

J RR PIL

 

Ballet Cat: The Totally Secret Secret

by Bob Shea

J ICR SHE

Maybelle Goes to School

by Katie Speck

J I Spe


Nonfiction Books


I See a Pattern Here

by Bruce Goldstone

J 152.14 GOL

 

When the Earth Shakes: Earthquakes, Volcanoes and Tsunamis

by Simon Winchester

J 551.22 WIN

The Call of the Osprey

by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent

J 598.93 PAT

The Blue Whale

by Jenni Desmond

J 599.5 DES

Hypnotize a Tiger : Poems About Just About Everything

by Calef Brown

J 811.54 BRO

Rad American Women A-Z

by Kate Schatz

J 920.72 SCH


Graphic Novels


The Phantom Bully

by Jeffrey Brown

J GN FIC BRO

The Underground Abductor: An Abolitionists Tale

by Nathan Hale

J GN FIC HAL

The Lunch Witch

by Deb Lucke

J GN FIC LUC


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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.