Great Books and More

 

NEW ITEMS FOR KIDS: 

Fiction (story books) | Non-Fiction (true books) | DVDs 

 

RECOMMENDED READS:

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]

 

STORYTIME KITS

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.

 

AWARD WINNERS

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.

Governor General's Awards - English

Governor General's Awards - French

Red Cedar Awards : A young reader's choice award, voted on by children and youth in BC.

CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Children's Book Awards

 

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!