Books & Reading
Book lists for helping kids develop a love for reading.
Great books to read to toddlers and preschoolers.
Books from some of our easy readers series. These, as well as others, can be found in our Readers section between Juvenile Non-Fiction and Picture Books (Easy).
- Beginning Chapter Books
Ready to move up from easy readers? Try one of these exciting beginning chapter books. These books feature short, lively chapters that are simple enough for readers at this level. These are just a few suggestions to get you started. Please ask at the Youth Services desk for even more suggestions!
- – Beginning Chapter Books: Animals
- – Beginning Chapter Books: Historical Fiction
- – Beginning Chapter Books: Mystery and Adventure
- – Beginning Chapter Books: School, Friends, & Family
- – Beginning Chapter Books: Science Fiction and Fantasy
Chapter books with elements of cartooning or comic-style illustrations.
Graphic novels with funny, sassy, school-aged characters.
Chapter books with wizards and other fantasy elements.