Arcadia Public Library

20 West Duarte Road
Arcadia, CA 91006

Tel: (626) 821-5567
Fax: (626) 447-8050
publiclibrary@ArcadiaCA.gov

Darlene Bradley
Director of Library & Museum Services

Hours of Operation
Monday – Thursday
   10 a.m.– 9 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 
   10 a.m.– 6 p.m.
(Closed Sundays & Holidays)

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Children's Reading Resources

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LOOK FOR BOOKS

Use the Library Catalog to find good books, DVDs, magazines, and much more!

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TumbleBooks is a collection of animated, talking picture books with fiction, non-fiction and
foreign language titles, Math Stories, Read-Alongs, Videos, and Tumble Puzzles & Games.
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BOOKLISTS

Can’t find a good book to read?  Try using one of the lists below to help you. 

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AWARD WINNING BOOKS

The Children's Room offers a browsing collection of the Newbery and Caldecott medal winning books.  Both the Newbery and Caldecott winners are chosen annually by the American Library Association.  The Newbery is awarded for the book with the best text and the Caldecott is awarded for the book with the best illustrations.

 

BOOK TRAILERS

Take a look at these book trailers, prepared by Jerry Broadwell Children's Room staff member Michele! And if you like the trailers, you will probably really enjoy the books!

No More Dead Dogs written by Gordon Korman

Emmy and the Incredible Shrinking Rat written by Lynne Jonell

Nanny Piggins written by R.A. Spratt

 

FUN WEBSITES FOR GOOD READS

 

ONLINE STORYTIMES

  • Storyline Online
    Members of the Screen Actor’s Guild read your favorite storybooks.
  • Mrs. P's Magic Library
    Listen to classic children’s stories read by TV star Kathy Kinney as Mrs. P.

 

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