Reading Lists

Last Updated: 12/26/2019 2:11 PM

(Summer) Reading Lists

I am often asked for suggestions for books to read, as well as recommended reading lists.The links below will take you to a number of sites that contain such lists. These lists have been sorted by grade level, subject area, types of materials, etc.

Scholastic Spotlight Collection

Teachers and Librarians highlight 50 of their favorite books at each grade level.

Good Reads

Louisville Free Public Library - Good Reads!

Houston Area Independent Schools Library Network

This is a very extensive book list site for students in grades K-12.

Kentucky Summer Reading Program

"On Your Mark, Get Set....READ!" is the theme in Kentucky this year! Find out more and get additional resources here.

American Library Association Recommedations

American Library Association - Recommended Book Lists for Children

Children's Book List

Summer Reading Lists for Kids and Teens


Online Publications

 Many popular magazines are now available online with full or partial access to the content available in print version. Check out the links below!

Online PublicationsSports Illustrated for Kids 

Weekly Reader 

Scholastic News

National Geographic Kids 

Time for Kids 

Discovery Girls 

Highlights Kids

PopSci (Popular Science for Kids)