National Talk Like A Pirate

Back to School 

National Teddy Bear Week


Bear Hunt Booklist to get you through COVID-19 - enjoy these books and then go on a (safe) bear hunt through the neighborhood. Share pictures of your bear hunt on social media using #FoundThisTeddy!

2020 Mock Caldecott Awards, curated by staff!

2020 Mock Newbery Awards, curated by staff!

101 Picture Books the CFPL Loves, curated by staff. Learn more about the full program here.

Curated booklists on Facebook (just like the image below!)

More lists coming soon!


And the winner for the 2020 Newbery Award is...

New Kid by Jerry Craft! See this link for the full list of winners for all Youth Media Awards, including the 2020 Caldecott Award winner.

Series Books in Order

Find the next book in your favorite series here (courtesy of Mid-Continent Public Library).

Books We Love!

We love these books, and we want to share them with you! Watch the videos below to find your new favorite. Videos coming soon!

Even More Recommendations!

International Children's Digital Library - a collection of books that represents outstanding historical and contemporary books from throughout the world.