Good Books for Kids

Looking for something good to read? Check out our reading lists and get personalized suggestions here.

Winter and Holiday BundlesWinter & Holiday Book Bundles

Let the library help warm your home with seasonal stories. Tell us your children's ages and what theme you'd like, and we will hand-select a bundle of books for your family. Children's CDs and DVDs are also available upon request. Requests for specific items will be honored when possible; otherwise, we can place a hold for you. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 847-256-6945 to request your bundle.

Boy ReadingBook Picks Requests

For individualized reading suggestions, please complete a Kids' Book Picks questionnaire, and a librarian will respond within 5 business days.

Book Lists

Note: Every child's reading ability, maturity level, and taste in literature is different. Grade levels listed are suggestions based on our experience and book reviews.

Timely Reading & Viewing | Read-Alouds | Kids' Favorites | Popular Genres | If You Liked...
Developing Literacy | Growing Up | Our Community, Our World
District 39 Lists | Illinois Children's Choice Nominees | ALA Award Winners

  • Inside Block Kids' Read It Now

    Read It Now!

    Learn about books on timely topics with Librarian Sheri.


  • Inside Block Kids' E-books

    E-Books, Movies & More

    Access e-books, e-audiobooks, movies, music, and more, free with your Wilmette Public Library card.

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