Hispanic Heritage Month

LAPL Book Lists

Books for ages 0 to 7:

Books for ages 7 to 11

Best of Lists

Books by Grade

Books by Theme

    STEAM Books:

    Kids' Books Online

    For items marked with a *, you'll need a library card to access if you're not in the library.

    * BookFlix: Read, watch and listen to books and book videos! For ages 4 to 8.

    * TumbleBooks: Read and listen to all kinds of books in 7 different languages!

    Kids' E-Books: A special section just for young readers. You'll need a library card to check out books.

    All about Books, Authors and Reading

    For items marked with a *, you'll need a library card to access if you're not in the library.

    AR Bookfinder - Find Accelerated Reading books by title or topic.

    Book Expert Online - Find information about books that are supported by Scholastic Reading Counts! quizzes.

    * Novelist K - 8 - Looking for a great book to read? Start here!

    * Something About the Author - Information about the lives and books of writers for children and teens.

    We Need Diverse Books - Links to booklists that reflect and honor the lives of all young people. 

    American Library Association book awards and lists:

    Caldecott Medal: The very best illustrated books for kids.

    Coretta Scott King Award: The very best books celebrating African American culture and values, by African American authors and/or illustrators.

    Geisel Award: The best books for beginning readers.

    Newbery Medal: The very best books for kids.

    Belpré Medal: The best books celebrating Latino cultural heritage, by Latino/a authors and illustrators.

    Sibert Medal: The best informational books for kids.

    Schneider Family Award: The best books about the disability experience for child and adolescent audiences.