Public Lists by Find it list childrens:
Lists of recommended books for various occasions and audiences —
You can also request a personalized list prepared by JMRL Children's staff.
Newest lists are at the top
- Winter Wonder
Snowy stories to snuggle and share.
- A-Z : A Picture Book for Every Letter
26 Picture Books that start with each letter of the alphabet! A fun way to find new-to-you books.
- Feelings: Shelf-Help for Littles
Books about feelings for young children.
- Indigenous Own Voices Stories
A list of stories written by indigenous people in honor of Native American History Month
- Royal Reads: Picture Books
Picture books of Princes, Princess, Queens, and Kings
- Chapter Books for Slytherins
Slytherins may enjoy these tales of darkness, pride, cunning, and ambition.
- Chapter Books for Hufflepuffs
Hufflepuffs may enjoy these tales of hard work, loyalty, and fairplay.
- Chapter Books for Ravenclaws
Ravenclaws may enjoy these tales of wit, wisdom, and learning.
- Chapter Books for Gryffindors
Gryffindors may enjoy these stories of adventure, bravery, and determination.
Spooky chapter books.
- Mysteries Grades 2-3
Chapter mysteries for younger readers.
- Mysteries Grades 4-6
Chapter mysteries for older readers.
- Immigrants & Refugees (Younger Readers)
Picture Books starring immigrant and refugee travelers around the world.
- Immigrants & Refugees (Older Readers)
Books starring immigrants and refugees in their travels across the world.
- Picture books about People with Disabilities
Picture Books starring characters with disabilities.
- Chapter Stories About People with Disabilities
Chapter books starring characters with disabilities.
- Indigenous Heroes and Heroines
Books starring indigenous characters.
- Funny Picture Books to make you LOL
Favorite funny picture books chosen by Central Children's Staff
- Staff Suggestions for Ages 3-5
Recommendations for Ages 3-5.
- Celebrating Pride (Older Readers)
LGBTQ+ themed books for older readers
- Step-Up Books (Ages 6-8)
Easier chapter books that feature larger fonts and more pictures.
- Step-Up Books (Series)
These unique series books are designed for growing readers who are between leveled readers and traditional chapter books.
- Celebrating Pride (Younger Readers)
LGBTQ+ themed books for younger readers
- Black American Picture Books
Picture books featuring Black American characters and stories
- Books for Babies & Toddlers
Board and picture books for babies and toddlers
- Grief Picture Books
Picture Books about grief that can be used to start conversations.