From oversized and over the top to tiny and intricately detailed, we love judging these all around beautiful and unusual books by their covers. Explore the Alvin Sherman Library's informational books for children and find beauty and wonder on every shelf.
The following titles are nominees for the 2018-2019 Sunshine State Young Readers Award. The list is for grades 3-5.
The following titles are nominees for the 2018-2019 Sunshine State Young Readers Award. The list is for grades 6-8.
Celebrate America's Independence Day with this selection of non-fiction and historical fiction titles, geared for children ages 8-12. These books are set during the late 1700s to early 1800s.
Looking to improve your communication skills? How about resolve conflicts with family effectively? Need ideas for activities to keep your children entertained during the long summer months? Come to the interactive "We Love our Family: Fun Tips for Resolving Conflicts and Getting Along!" workshop.
In honor of Pride Month, we've selected 30 LGBTQ-friendly books for young readers that celebrate families, diversity, and being true to yourself!
Chapter book and graphic novel read-a-likes for children who love Star Wars. Recommended for children ages 8-12.
Have you ever wondered which plants butterflies like the most? Wanted to make pasta sauce from your very own tomatoes? What about starting your very own garden inside your house? There's a book that'll teach you just that!
Foster a lifelong love of reading with books for young readers about the most magical, wonderful places in the world... libraries! And we're not just saying that because we work at one. ;-)
These short novels are less than 200 pages long and a great transition for beginning readers who are maturing out of leveled reader books. Recommended for children ages 5-8.
March is Women's History Month, but if you're reading this in April, May or any other month, don't click away! It's always a good time to learn about the contributions that women have made to our world. Inspire girls and boys to dream, dare and make a difference with these books celebrating the accomplishments of women throughout history.
Ready for basketball's March Madness? Gearing up for the Major League Baseball all star game this summer? We've got lots of sports-themed novels at the library that will leave you ready for the big game all year round!
Rediscover fairy tales and folktales with these fun adaptations featuring unique and clever twists! Recommended for ages 8-12.
Meet important, interesting people throughout history in the pages of books about black pioneers, photographers, artists, musicians, magicians, inventors, innovators and more influential figures.
Kids love the challenge and fun of finding hidden objects in pictures. Check out our search and find puzzle books! Don't forget to sign-in to Flipster with your library card for the classic Hidden Pictures puzzles of High Five (ages 2-6) and Highlights (ages 6-12) magazine.
Fantasy for kids! Featuring children's classics, popular bestsellers, and new releases. Recommended for children ages 8-12.