Good Reads for Kids

What’s new on the Children’s Shelves?

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Picture Books


Little Elliot, Big City

by Mike Curato

J E CUR

A Christmas Wish for Corduroy

by Don Freeman

J E FRE

Flora and the Penguin

by Molly Idle

J E IDL

Duck in the Fridge

by Jeff Mack

J E MAC

I’m My Own Dog

by David Ezra Stein

J E STE


Fiction Books


The Luck Uglies

by Paul Durham

J FIC DUR

Prisoner B-3087

by Alan Gratz

J FIC GRA

“Shouldn’t You Be in School?”

by Lemony Snicket

J FIC SNI

The Graham Cracker Plot

by Shelley Tougas

J FIC TOU

Violet Mackerel’s Pocket Protest

by Anna Branford

J I BRA

 

Captain Awesome and the Ultimate Spelling Bee

by Stan Kirby

J I KIR

 

Nate the Great Where Are You?

by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat

J ICR SHA

The Tweedles Go Electric

by Monica Kulling & Marie Lafrance

J IP KUL


Nonfiction Books


Little Humans

by Brandon Stanton

J 305.23 STA

Arctic Thaw: Climate Change and the Global Race for Energy Resources

by Stephanie Sammartino McPherson

J 333.7909 MCP

Princess: The Essential Guide

by Naia Bray-Moffatt & Catherine Saunders

J 791.43 BRA

Minecraft: Essential Handbook

by Stephanie Milton

J 793.932 MIL

365 Days of Wonder: Mr. Browne’s Book of Precepts

by R.J. Palacio

J 808.882 PAL

Edward Hopper Paints His World

by Robert Burleigh

J 921 HOP


Graphic Novels


El Deafo

by Cece Bell

J GN FIC BEL

The Graveyard Book: Volume 2

by Neil Gaiman

J GN FIC GAI

Night of the Nindroids

by Greg Farshtey

J GN FIC LEG


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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.