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Recommended Reads You Can Check-Out Online

Are your running out of reading material for your young ones? The library has several ways for you to borrow eBooks from home.

Two great resources are Hoopla & Overdrive. Simply download the apps onto any smart device, put in your library card number and PIN (usually the last 4 digits of your phone number), and you’re ready to read!

If you need some suggestsions, here is a list of titles recommended by our Children’s Librarians:

Preschool – Kindergarten

On Hoopla:

  • Biscuit Loves the Library by Alyssa Satin Capucilli
  • I am Scary by Elise Gravel
  • Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson
  • Three Little Piggies Go to the Beach by Amy E. Sklansky
  • Germs Are Not For Sharing by Elizabeth Verdick

 

On Overdrive:

  • Hello Lighthouse by Sophie Blackall
  • Pete the Cat and the Missing Cupcake by James Dean
  • Mighty, Mighty Construction Site by Sherri Dusky Rinker
  • Officer Buckle and Gloria by Peggy Rathmann
  • Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin

 

Kindergaten – 2nd Grade

On Hoopla:

  • Penny and Her Marble by Kevin Henkes
  • We Don’t Eat Our Classmates by Ryan T. Higgins
  • Frog and Toad are Friends by Arnold Lobel
  • Bradford Street Buddies: Block Party Surprise by Jerdine Nolen
  • The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires

 

On Overdrive:

  • Katie Goes Camping by Fran Manuskin
  • The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch
  • Amelia Bedelia Goes Wild by Herman Parish
  • Nate the Great Goes Undercover by Margorie Weinman Sharmat
  • Charlie and Mouse by Laurel Snyder

 

2nd & 3rd Grade

On Hoopla:

  • A Boy Called Bat by Elana K. Arnold
  • Mercy Watson Fights Crimes by Kate DiCamillo
  • Mr. Tony is Full of Baloney by Dan Gutman
  • Sideways Stories from Wayside School by Louis Sachar
  • Broken Birthday (Stella Batts) by Courtney Sheinmel

 

On Overdrive:

  • Amelia Fang and the Barbaric Ball (available only in audio) by Laura Ellen Anderson
  • Henry Heckelbeck Gets a Dragon by Wanda Coven
  • 13-Story Treehouse by Andy Griffiths
  • Super Turbo vs. Wonder Pig by Lee Kirby
  • Jasmine Toguchi, Mochi Queen by Debbie Michiko Florence

 

4th – 6th Grade

On Hoopla:

  • Mr. Popper’s Penguins by Richard and Florence Atwater
  • Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster by Jonathan Auxier
  • The Last Musketeer by Stuart Gibbs
  • Masterminds by Gordan Korman
  • Guys Read: Heroes & Villains by Jon Scieszka

 

On Overdrive:

  • The Terrible Two by Mac Barnett
  • Eventown by Corey Ann Haydu
  • The Unteachables by Gordon Korman
  • Operation Frog Effect by Sarah Scheerger
  • Bad Dad by David Walliams