Reading Lists for Kids


A Kids Book A Day – Reviews a new book every day.

Anita Silvey’s Book-A-Day Almanac – daily children’s book recommendations.

Best Books – a collection of book lists for kids of all ages, by Common Sense Media.

Chickadee Awarda picture book award program for children in kindergarten through fourth grade.

Guys Read – a web-based literacy program for boys founded by author and First National Ambassador of Young People’s Literature Jon Scieszka..  Our mission is to help boys become self-motivated, lifelong readers.

Juvenile Series and Sequels Database – over 36,000 books in 4,900 series titles that are classified into three audiences: Juvenile Easy [JE] – for birth through 2nd grade readers, Juvenile [J] – for 2nd through 6th grade readers, and Young Adult [YA] – for 6th through 12th grade readers

Kennebec Valley Book Awards 2019-2020 – selected by the Maranacook / RSU#38 Elementary Library Team.

Maine Student Book Award – designed to expand literary horizons of students in grades 4-8 by encouraging them to read, evaluate, and enjoy a selection of new books and to choose a statewide favorite by written ballot each spring.

New York Public Library’s 100 Great Children’s Books in 100 Years  – Great stories never grow old! Chosen by children’s librarians at The New York Public Library, these inspiring tales have thrilled generations of children and their parents.