Good Books for Kids

Looking for something good to read? Check out our reading lists and get personalized suggestions here.

Winter and Holiday BundlesWinter & Holiday Book Bundles

Let the library help warm your home with seasonal stories. Tell us your children's ages and what theme you'd like (winter, Black History Month, Lunar New Year, Valentine's Day, Presidents Day, Purim, etc.), and we will hand-select a bundle of books for your family. Children's CDs and DVDs are also available upon request. Requests for specific items will be honored when possible; otherwise, we can place a hold for you. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 847-256-6945 to request your bundle.

Boy ReadingBook Picks Requests

For individualized reading suggestions, please complete a Kids' Book Picks questionnaire, and a librarian will respond within 5 business days.

Book Lists

Note: Every child's reading ability, maturity level, and taste in literature is different. Grade levels listed are suggestions based on our experience and book reviews.

Timely Reading & Viewing | Read-Alouds | Kids' Favorites | Popular Genres | If You Liked...
Developing Literacy | Growing Up | Our Community, Our World
District 39 Lists | Illinois Children's Choice Nominees | ALA Award Winners

  • Inside Block Kids' Read It Now

    Read It Now!

    Learn about books on timely topics with Librarian Sheri.


  • Inside Block Kids' E-books

    E-Books, Movies & More

    Access e-books, e-audiobooks, movies, music, and more, free with your Wilmette Public Library card.

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