Kids Book List

Ten Books To Pump You And Your Family Up For The SuperBowl

SuperBowl Books For Kids

Super Bowl Sunday is just days away! It doesn’t matter if you’re a football fan or not, it’s hard to avoid the pre-Super Bowl hype. There are the commercials, the predictions friends, family and colleagues make of who is going to win, the social media posts, the half-time show sneak peeks and of course, books! It’s more than the biggest game in football; it’s an experience and it's an experience the whole family can get it on.

Books To Get Kids Pumped For The Winter Olympics

Books To Get Kids Pumped For The Winter Olympics

The Olympics offer an opportunity to teach kids important lessons about resilience, teamwork, discipline, winning, and losing. Learn more about the Olympic history and winter sports featured at the event with this list of children’s books available through the Library. From silly reads to true stories of barrier-breaking athletes, these books will inspire and entertain your own little athletes all year long.

Stop Bullying Day Booklist

We all know what bullying is and how detrimental it can be. Whether it’s on the school bus, in gym class, on social media, or even at your workplace water cooler – it’s never been more toxic or pervasive. Our online and interconnected world can make it hard for children and teens to find safe havens or the courage to speak up and speak out. Knowing how to start those conversations or where to turn isn’t always easy. That’s why the Library has several resources for children, teens, and parents to help prevent, or stop bullying:

New Books Releases For Kids Coming August 2021

August is well-known for two distinctive features: the last month of summer and the first week of school. Although the approaching end of summer and the beginning of the new school year can be daunting for some, kids can look forward to unwinding with these new books available to check out at the library like Dead Wednesday by author Jerry Spinelli, Can You Net the Lochness Monster? by Brandon Terrel, and so many more! In the hustle and bustle of settling into a new routine, don't forget about August's new book releases for kids.

Children's Book Week 2021: Reading Is A Superpower

What’s a great way to unite kids and adults with books, authors and illustrators? Superheroes! Established in 1919, Children’s Book Week is the longest-running national literacy initiative in the country. Every year, events are held nationwide at schools, libraries, bookstores, and in homes—wherever young readers and books connect. This booklist inspired by this year's theme "Reading is a Superpower".


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