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Curry Public Library

Books & audiobooks for kids & tweens

Variety and Quality

We offer a great selection of books for kids and tweens including accessible chapter books, engaging series books, illustrated and graphic novels, classics, award-winning works and novels by popular authors, informative and accessible non-fiction books, and audio books on disc. Check out a sampling of new items in our collection below, or search our online catalog for the perfect book.

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New fiction

A boy called Bat / by Arnold, Elana K.,
A wolf called Wander / by Parry, Rosanne
Amal unbound / by Saeed, Aisha
Before the ever after / by Woodson, Jacqueline,
Bob / by Mass, Wendy,
Changeling / by Ritter, William,
Diary of a wimpy kid : by Kinney, Jeff,
Front desk / by Yang, Kelly
Genesis begins again / by Williams, Alicia,
Ghost boys / by Rhodes, Jewell Parker,
If I ever get out of here : by Gansworth, Eric L
Lety out loud / by Cervantes, Angela,
Mark of the thief / by Nielsen, Jennifer A.,
Moving target / by Gonzalez, Christina Diaz,
Nine, ten : by Baskin, Nora Raleigh,
No fixed address / by Nielsen-Fernlund, Susin,
Other words for home / by Warga, Jasmine,
Power forward / by Khan, Hena,
Sal & Gabi break the universe / by Hernandez, Carlos Alberto
Show me a sign / by LeZotte, Ann Clare,
Small spaces / by Arden, Katherine
Space case / by Gibbs, Stuart,
Squint / by Morris, Chad,
The bridge home / by Venkatraman, Padma,
The dragonet prophecy / by Sutherland, Tui,
The list of things that will not change / by Stead, Rebecca,
The miscalculations of Lightning Girl / by McAnulty, Stacy,
The next great Paulie Fink / by Benjamin, Ali,
The one and only Bob / by Applegate, Katherine,
The Silver Arrow / by Grossman, Lev,
The Willoughbys return / by Lowry, Lois,
They call me Güero : by Bowles, David
Unusual chickens for the exceptional poultry farmer / by Jones, Kelly

New graphic novels

365 days with Winnie the Pooh / by Ferguson, Don,
A wrinkle in time : by Larson, Hope
Anna Sewell
Anne of Green Gables : by Marsden, Mariah,
Beautiful : by D
Best friends / by Hale, Shannon,
Boy-crazy Stacey / by Galligan, Gale
Dog Man. by Pilkey, Dav,
Guts / by Telgemeier, Raina,
Happy narwhalidays / by Clanton, Ben,
L. Frank Baum
Logan likes Mary Anne! by Galligan, Gale
Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy : by Terciero, Rey,
New kid / by Craft, Jerry
Queen of the sea / by Meconis, Dylan,
This was our pact / by Andrews, Ryan,
White bird  by Palacio, R. J,

Newberry award & honor books 2009-present

The girl who drank the moon
The crossover
The undefeated
Wolf Hollow
Hello universe
Because they marched
Okay for now
Flora & Ulysses
Moon over Manifest
Dark emperor & other poems of the night
Turtle in paradise
One crazy summer
How I discovered poetry
When you reach me
Brown girl dreaming

2020-21 Battle of the Books - 3rd-5th grade division

2020-21 Battle of the Books - 6th-8th grade division

New non-fiction

Before they were authors : by Haidle, Elizabeth,
China through time : by Aves, Edward,
Coding for kids Scratch : by Highland, Matthew
Coding games in Scratch™ / by Woodcock, Jon,
Coding projects in Python /
Coding projects in Scratch™ / by Woodcock, Jon,
Dancing hands : by Engle, Margarita,
Explorers : by Huang, Nellie,
Fatty legs : by Jordan-Fenton, Christy,
My mixed emotions : by Greenwood, Elinor,
Oregon reads aloud :
Planting stories : by Denise, Anika,
Scientists who changed history.
Stamped : by Reynolds, Jason,
The big questions book of sex and consent / by Freitas, Donna,
The extraordinary life of Anne Frank / by Scott, Kate.,
The extraordinary life of Katherine Johnson / by Jina, Devika,
The extraordinary life of Malala Yousafzai / by Khan, Hiba Noor,
The extraordinary life of Neil Armstrong / by Howard, Martin,
The extraordinary life of Rosa Parks / by Kanani, Sheila,
The extraordinary life of Stephen Hawking / by Scott, Kate.,
Video games : by Ceceri, Kathy,

New audiobooks

A boy called Christmas / by Haig, Matt,
Bud, not Buddy by Curtis, Christopher Paul
Dead end in Norvelt by Gantos, Jack
Diary of a wimpy kid. by Kinney, Jeff,
Diary of an awesome friendly kid : by Kinney, Jeff
Faded love ; by Erickson, John R.,
Flora & Ulysses by DiCamillo, Kate
Hello, universe / by Kelly, Erin Entrada,
Holes by Sachar, Louis,
I survived the attack of the grizzlies, 1967 / by Tarshis, Lauren,
Julie of the Wolves by George, Jean Craighead,
Out of the dust by Hesse, Karen
Roll of thunder, hear my cry by Taylor, Mildred D
Shiloh by Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds
Squirm / by Hiaasen, Carl,
The case of the buried deer / by Erickson, John R.,
The case of the three-toed tree sloth / by Erickson, John R.,
The curse of the incredible priceless corncob by Erickson, John R.,
The one and only Bob / by Applegate, Katherine,
The one and only Ivan / by Applegate, Katherine.
The tale of Despereaux by DiCamillo, Kate
The unteachables / by Korman, Gordon,
The witch of Blackbird Pond by Speare, Elizabeth George
The Wizards of Once / by Cowell, Cressida
Warriors in winter / by Osborne, Mary Pope
When you reach me by Stead, Rebecca
Winnie-the-Pooh, the collection / by Milne, A. A.