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Reading Level Resources

Back to School Chapter Books and Graphic Novels

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Overdrive: eBooks and Audio eBooks for Kids

RBdigital: Audio eBooks for Kids

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Best & Brightest Children's & Teen Books of 2017

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Downloads for Kids

Request a Customized Research Guide

Storytime Schedule (PDF)

Back to School Picture Books

Request a Customized Book List

Fascinating Nonfiction Books for Developing Readers

Free Museum and Cultural Passes

If You Liked Harry Potter

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Crossing the Midlines

12 Transitional Chapter Books Featuring Kids of Color

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Creative Curriculum

Great Nonfiction Books for 3 to 4 Year Olds

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Babies Need More Peek-a-boo

Great Nonfiction Books for 4th Graders

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Volunteer with the Denver Public Library Read Aloud Program

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Phone-a-Story: Don’t just listen to it…

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Sensory Play: Learning Through the Senses

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Find Books for Your Developing Reader

Let them draw!

Weird, Scary and True Books for Kids

Car Time is Fun Time!

Best & Brightest Poetry of 2017

Great Nonfiction Books for Kindergarteners

New & Coming Soon 3rd-5th Grade Books

Great Nonfiction Books for 2nd Graders

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Tips and Recommendations for Beginning Readers

24/7 Online Reference

Check Out a Bookpack

Take a Picture Walk!

Take a Picture Walk!

Great Books for Babies

Events for Kids

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Explore During Summer of Adventure

Books for Robot Lovers

One-on-one Help with School Assignments

CLEL Bell Silver Bell Award Winners

If You Liked Percy Jackson

New & Coming Soon Toddler-Preschooler Books

Adventure Picture Books

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Letter Sound Books


Phone-a-Story: 720-865-8500

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2018 CLEL Bells Award Winners

Great Fiction Books for 1st Graders

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Summer Reading with Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers

Egg Shaker

Use Your Shaker Egg

If You Liked Diary of a Wimpy Kid

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Summer Writing Practice with Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers

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Reading Aloud to Your Developing Reader

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Baby Play and Learn

Great Fiction Books for 3rd Graders

Great Fiction Books for 4th Graders

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What Are You Making During Summer of Adventure?

Student Resources in Context

Best & Brightest Board Books of 2017

Great Nonfiction Books for 6th Graders

Picture Books to Read Together

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Take Some Pictures

Great Fiction Books for 8th Graders

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Teach Your Child to Cook

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STEM Activities Inspired by Beginning Readers

TumbleBooks: Talking Picture Books

Explora for Kids: Research Articles and Facts

Find Award Winning Books for Kids and Teens

Getting Started: Beginning Readers by Level

Great Fiction Books for 7th Graders

Best & Brightest Chapter Books of 2017

New & Coming Soon K-2nd Grade Books

Great Books for 2 to 3 Year Olds

Great Nonfiction Books for 5th Graders

Best & Brightest Beginning Readers of 2017

Babies Need Words Every Day

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You need a box to think outside of it

Great Nonfiction Books for 7th Graders

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Summer of Adventure Play: Puppets!

Best & Brightest Graphic Novels of 2017

Library Day at the Theater with Corduroy

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Learning Outside in Summer

Raising globally minded children

Teaching Diversity: A Place to Begin

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Play With Your Food

Best & Brightest Spanish Books of 2017

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DIY: Build Your Child's Ultimate Reading List

Rhyme Time!

Rhyme Time!

Funny Books for Beginning Readers

Early Math Fun

Summer Reads for Kindergarten-2nd Grade

Chapter Books to Read Aloud Together

NoveList K-8 Plus: Book Suggestions and Information

Potty Training Books from the Nonfiction Section

Homework Help for Teens

Bookflix: Video Storybooks Paired with Nonfiction eBooks

Great Nonfiction Books for 1st Graders

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Dramatic Play

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Sing a Book!

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Outdoor Water Play

Colorful Coloradans: Biographies For Kids

Books for Mighty Girls

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Dinos and Robots and Trains, Oh My!

Great Fiction Books for 2nd Graders

Best & Brightest Biographies of 2017

Great Fiction Books for 3 to 4 Year Olds

Summer Reads for 3rd-5th Grade

Picture Books about Potty Training

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Pots and Pans: Music for the Brain

Stepping Into Literacy

New & Coming Soon Nonfiction for Kids

Dance Party!

Conversations, Conversations Everywhere

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How to Use Your Summer of Adventure Journal

Awesome Picture Books for Older Kids

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LGBTQIA+ Books for Kids and Families

Great Nonfiction Books for 3rd Graders

Best & Brightest Picture Books of 2017

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Making Reading a Conversation

CultureGrams: Information About Countries

Baby and Nature

Nature Play

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Bubbles, Bubbles, Bubbles

Best & Brightest Nonfiction Books of 2017

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Odds and Ends Art

Animal Scientists

Great Fiction Books for Kindergartners

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Discovering Letters

Great Nonfiction Books for 8th Graders

Talking about Feelings

Talking about Feelings

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Sing Together

If You Liked Wonder by R. J. Palacio