Looking for a good book?
Try an e-book! TumbleBookLibrary is a collection of animated, talking picture books for kids. Included are:
- books in Spanish and French for language learning
- children's classics for older children, such as "Black Beauty," & "Alice in Wonderland"
Now you can access titles in the TumbleBook Library on ipads, too!
The TumbleBookLibrary is available online in the Children's Library and at home, too.
Or, try one of these books recommended by our own Youth Services librarians.
- Is your child looking for adventure, hot for dragons and is oh-so-interested in princesses? If so, check out our themed juvenile picture book lists below. Check back on this page every so often for new lists on topics you and your child are sure to enjoy. Also, see our themed book lists in the Children's Area @ the Library.
- Dolch Word list - printable list of 220 words that must be recognized in order to achieve reading fluency. Sometimes referred to as Sight Words, it includes the most frequently used words in the English language.
- Shenendehowa Summer Reading Lists - good books for all year
- NYS Summer Reading List
- Shen Kids Read blog