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Great Book Websites for Kids

The Children's Librarians love to help kids and parents find great new books to read.  You can stop in anytime to ask for suggestions or browse our booklists.

The following websites are also great resources for exploring book suggestions:

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Caldecott Award Winner

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This Is Not My Hat - Klassen, Jon
Call Number: J PICT
A tiny minnow wearing a pale blue bowler hat has a thing or two up his fins in this underwater light-on-dark chase scene.


Newbery Award Winner

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The One and Only Ivan - Applegate, Katherine
Call Number: J FIC
When Ivan, a gorilla who has lived for years in a down-and-out circus-themed mall, meets Ruby, a baby elephant that has been added to the mall, he decides that he must find her a better life.


Printz Award Winner

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In Darkness - Lake, Nick
In the aftermath of the Haitian earthquake, fifteen-year-old Shorty, a poor gang member from the slums of Site Soleil, is trapped in the rubble of a ruined hospital, and as he grows weaker he has visions and memories of his life of violence, his lost twin sister, and of Toussaint L'Ouverture, who liberated Haiti from French rule in the 1804.


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