Books for Kids

Books for Young Children

  • Books for Preschoolers: Classics [pdf]  •   New Favorites [pdf]
  • Off to School: for young children getting ready to start school  [pdf]
  • Read to Me:  Early Chapter Books [pdf]

BUSD Mock Newbery

See the BUSD Mock Newbery nominees for the 2020 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  2016  2017  2018  2019

Summer reads 2016   2017 grK-1   2017 gr2-3   2017 gr 4-5   2018  2019

Hoopla ebook suggestions

Berkeley Unified School District:  2020 Summer Reading List  (grade at the end of the just finished school year):  

Award Winners

Novelist Lists*

*Berkeley Public Library card needed to access Novelist  from home