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Autism Spectrum Reading List
This list was compiled by Maggie Oliver, an Intervention Specialist with the Akron Public School System. It is a list of children’s books she recommends for children with autism.
Books for Boys
Provides downloadable lists of books that have special appeal for boys.
Big Books Database
Oversized picture books from pre-school through primary grades. Check out the database to see what classic children’s tales are available in giant sizes for your use!
Picture Book Database
A special database developed by the Children’s Library that enables a subject search of children’s picture books available at the library. Author and title search is also available. A good resource for themed activities.
Great Books for Kindergarteners
A downloadable list of books recommended by our children’s librarians for kindergarteners.
Great Books for First Graders
A downloadable list of books recommended by our children’s librarians for first graders.
Great Books for Second Graders
A downloadable list of books recommended by our children’s librarians for second graders.
Great Books for Third Graders
A downloadable list of books recommended by our children’s librarians for third graders.
Great Books for Fourth Graders
A downloadable list of books recommended by our children’s librarians for fourth graders.
Great Books for Fifth Graders
A downloadable list of books recommended by our children’s librarians for fifth graders.
Great Books for Sixth Graders
A downloadable list of books recommended by our children’s librarians for sixth graders.
Guys Read
A web-based literacy program for boys hosted by author Jon Scieszka . Our mission is to help boys become self-motivated, lifelong readers.
Helping Children Deal with Grief
A downloadable resource developed by the Children’s Library. Provides suggested titles for parents and other adults to share with the grieving child as well as resources for caregivers.
NovelList K-8
Database provided by the Akron Summit County Public Library. Library card number may be required. Fiction reading guide for kindergarten through eighth grade.
Read Kiddo Read
A website hosted by author James Patterson targeted at parents, teachers and librarians to help them get great books into the hands of children. Book suggestions are broken into age ranges, girl and boy lists, transitional learner lists, illustrated books, and more. A good resource to help select books that will make children want to read.

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