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Based on the interests you indicate, library staff will identify 3-6 books (or audiobooks!) for you and will place them on hold. Your personalized book picks will be placed on hold in your account within one week after you submit this form. Expect an email when the materials are ready, and you will have two weeks... Read More
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Books for Grades K - 8
- Kindergarten [pdf] • 1st grade [pdf]
- 2nd grade [pdf] • 3rd grade [pdf]
- 4th grade [pdf] • 5th grade [pdf]
- 6th grade [pdf] • 7th grade [pdf]
- 8th grade [pdf]