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James H. Eldredge Elementary School Library: Books

Book Series

Click to find the title order in almost any youth series. Select by Title, Series or Author.



Children's Book Review

Children's Books from The Guardian

Reviews, interviews, quizzes and more by and for children who love reading!

Scholastic Book Wizard

Search to find similar books to others you liked, or by reading level, or lexile.

Scholastic Reading Counts Quizzes


All of the 20 RICBA 2019 nominees are on Reading Counts. A passing grade is 70 or higher. If a student doesn't pass, he/she can take the test once more after a wait period of 3 days during which they should review the book.


You now have access to ebooks through the Eldredge catalog. Eight of the twenty 2019 RICBA nominees are available in this format. Here's how to access them:

1. Download the free Destiny Discover app. Get instructions for different devices here

2. Open app and for Location, choose Rhode Island, and then Eldredge School (our code is EDM)

3. Log in using the same username (your lunch number) and password (egr) that you log on to ricat with.

4. You can search the catalog and put books on hold as well as check out ebooks and read them on your device.



Time's The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

RICBA 2019 Winner

 Sergeant Reckless: The True Story of the Little Horse Who Became a Hero by Patricia McCormick and illustrated by Iacopo Bruno is the 2019 Rhode Island Children's Book Award winner! "This picture book looks at the life and contributions of a horse in the Korean War. 

The 2020 Rooster Book Nominees

The Rhode Island Children's Book Award 2020 Nominees