Youth Services

Award Winners
Book Groups
Book Lists
Book Reviews
Conversion Tools
Free Reads

Reader's Resources

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The following three databases are provided by the Library and are password protected. To access from home, please call 653-7599 for password information.

Ebsco Magazine Index  
Search for articles in this database of magazines and periodicals, many with links to full-text articles.
First Search  
Looking for a book? View a list of owning libraries using the WorldCat database.
Looking for a great read? NextReads delivers booklists on a variety of topics straight to your email.
NoveList Plus and NoveList Plus K-8  

Search by title, author, or series, and view a brief summary of the book as well as reviews from one or more professional sources.

Now includes fiction and nonfiction titles!

Online book seller that provides book cover photos, descriptions, and reviews by readers.
Best Children's Books
Lists of the best children's books to help you quickly and easily find the ideal book for any topic and reading level.
Book Browser
This reader-friendly site has wonderful resources for the fiction and nonfiction reader.
Get notified when books are released in your favorite series.
Search their pages about new books, reviews, genres, awards and more.
What's Next?
Have you begun a new series but don't know what book comes next? Search this database by author, title or series name and find out. The What's Next Database is part of Kent District Library.