Books for Kids

Books for Young Children

BUSD Mock Newbery

See the BUSD Mock Newbery nominees for the 2019 Newbery Award!

Booklists 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]

What's New for 2nd Grade (Fall update 2018)

Berkeley Unified School District: Leveled summer reading recommendations for grades K-8 (grade at the end of the school year):  

Graphic Novels

Discover graphic novels. Brought to you by the Association of Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association.

Equal Read!

Great stories, diverse characters -- find books today!

Award Winners

Novelist Lists*

*Berkeley Public Library card needed to access Novelist  from home