Resources for Adult Readers
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NY Time’s Best Seller Lists
Literary Reference Center
Help with ebooks /digital downloads
Resources for Children
Special Reading Resources for Kids
The International Children’s Digital Library Hundreds of books for all ages of kids, from picture books to novels written in several different languages, can be viewed and read at this amazing website.
Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) Recommended books from the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC)
Best Books for Babies Great read-alouds and picture books for little ones.
Great Books for New Readers A comprehensive, community-organized list from GoodReads.
Top 100 Chapter Books for Emerging Readers A favorite post from School Library Journal!
Resources to Help You Build Your Home Library
Reading and Writing Sites For Kids
PBS Kids Get wild about reading! Have fun with Arthur, Between the Lions, The Electric Company, Super Why & much more!
Scholastic Place Looking for Geronimo Stilton, Goosebumps or the 39 Clues? They’re all here!
Spelling City Spelling resources such as worksheets, games and Dolch word lists.
Starfall Learn to Read For beginning readers, this excellent interactive website has narrated short stories on two levels that use phonics and games to help kids learn to read. Printable activity worksheets based on the stories are available to be downloaded.
Watch.Connect.Read Exploring Children’s Literature through Book Trailers.
Children’s Authors & Series Websites
Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney Wimp yourself!
Erin Hunter: Warriors Enter the world of Warriors, where warrior cat clans roam the world.
Frank Asch Animated picture books and more.
Jan Brett The illustrator of The Mitten, The Hat and other wonderful picture books, Ms. Brett has an equally appealing website.
Mo Willems: The Pigeon Presents Games such as the hot dog dress-up game, coloring pages, teacher guides and video interviews from the author of “Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus” and “Knuffle Bunny.”
Rick Riordan: Percy Jackson & the Olympians Learn more about Greek mythology and the world of Percy, Grover and Annabeth.
Robert Munsch Listen to Robert Munsch read over 40 of his stories.
Shel Silverstein Poetry games, printables and more from a master poet.
Pete the Cat Really cool Pete the Cat song and activity downloads.