NEW ITEMS FOR KIDS:
Fiction (story books) | Non-Fiction (true books) | DVDs
Check out our STAFF PICKS for kids and parents!
EBOOKS FOR KIDS:
TumbleBook Library: read stories and listen to audio books, all on your computer! [Login Requirements: library card & PIN]
Childcare providers and early childhood educators may check out our Storytime Kits, which contain books and other materials related to a theme. For a full list of our storytime kits, click here.
Association for Library Service to Children : Includes the Newbery Medal, Caldecott Medal, and many more.
Young Reader’s Choice Awards – Pacific Northwest Library Association: This award is voted on by children and young adults of the Pacific Northwest.
BC Book Prizes : Awards for books written by British Columbia authors.
Canadian Children's Book Centre : Includes awards for historical fiction for children, picture books, and more.
Red Cedar Awards : A young reader's choice award, voted on by children and youth in BC.
FUN READING WEBSITES
Dr. Seuss’s Seussville!: Games, contests, events, and fun, all relating to your favourite Dr. Seuss books and characters.
Eric Carle Web Site: Find out about the author and his books, upcoming events and new books or send a message to Eric Carle.
International Children's Digital Library: Read books online in a variety of languages.
Magic School Bus: Try the activity lab, look in the Kids’ Art Gallery and see what’s up with the wacky Ms. Frizzle and her class.
Starfall Interactive Learn-to-read: This is a colourful and fun site where kids will play while they learn phonetically. Word groups, pronunciation help, read-alongs and lots of game-style learning!
Check this page often as we add more great reading suggestions!
The library also subscribes to Tumblebooks online books for kids. Use your library card number and PIN (last four numbers of your telephone number) to log in.