Good Reads for Kids

What’s new on the Children’s Shelves?

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Picture Books


Sam & Dave Dig a Hole

by Mac Barnett

J E BAR

Sam’s Pet Temper

by Sangeeta Bhadra

J E BHA

Ewe and Aye

by Candace Ryan

J E RYA

Edgar’s Second Word

by Audrey Vernick

J E VER

Nancy Knows

by Cybele Young

J E YOU


Fiction Books


Jim Averbeck Presents: A Hitch at the Fairmont

by Jim Averbeck

J FIC AVE

Molly Moon’s Incredible Book of Hypnotism

by Georgia Byng

J FIC BYN

Paula Danziger’s Amber Brown Horses Around

by Bruce Coville & Elizabeth Levy

J FIC DAN

Alvin Ho: Allergic to Babies, Burglars, and Other Bumps in the Night

by Lenore Look

J FIC LOO

File Under: 13 Suspicious Incidents

by Lemony Snicket

J FIC SNI

 

Double Reverse

by Fred Bowen

J PBK BOW

 

Dory Fantasmagory

by Abby Hanlon

J I HAN

Biscuit Loves the Library

by Alyssa Satin Capucilli

J ICR CAP


Nonfiction Books


M is for Monster: A Fantastic Creatures Alphabet

by J. Patrick Lewis

J 001.944 LEW

 

Hades Speaks!: A Guide to the Underworld by the Greek God of the Dead

by Vicky Alvear Shecter

J 292.13 SHE

It’s Raining!

by Gail Gibbons

J 551.577 GIB

Learn to Draw Your Favorite Disney/Pixar Characters: Featuring Woody, Buzz Lightyear, Lightning McQueen, Mater, and Other Favorite Characters

by Disney Storybook Artists

J 741.51 LEA

Brown Girl Dreaming

by Jacqueline Woodson

J 921 WOO

Hardwood Glory: A Life of John Wooden

by Barbara Olenyik Morrow

J 921 WOO


Graphic Novels


Donner Dinner Party

by Nathan Hale

J GN FIC HAL

Maddy Kettle: The Adventure of the Thimblewitch

by Eric Orchard

J GN FIC ORC

Who Stole the Mona Lisa?

by Geronimo Stilton

J GN FIC STI


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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.