Recommendations for Kids

Browse our regularly updated lists of staff picks, bestsellers, reading recommendations by grade, award winners, and more.

(Want personalized recommendations? Use our Kids Book Picks form for suggested reads from our librarians.)

Fall Favorites for Young Readers

A Bit More BOO! Scary Books for Older Readers

Favorite Beginning Chapter Book Series


NYT Best Sellers

Get Reading for

Illinois Kids Book Awards

National Kids Book Awards