New Brunswick Free Public Library

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New Brunswick NJ 08901
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New Brunswick Free Public Library

Kids Read

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go. ~ Dr. Seuss

Helpful Websites

Here are some librarian-recommended sites to help you find a good read!

  • Novelist K-8 is a database that helps you find just the right book.
  • Scholastic Book Wizard allows you to search by reading level.
  • Guys Read, a "web-based literacy program for boys."
  • Coretta Scott King Award (given annually to "outstanding African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults that demonstrate an appreciation of African American culture and universal human values.")
  • Newbery Medal (awarded annually to "the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.")
  • Caldecott Medal (awarded annually to "the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.")

Suggested Titles

Here are some librarian-compiled lists of reading recommendations (click on a subject heading to access a pdf of the list):

As always, asking the librarian for help is highly recommended!

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