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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

http://www.thechildrensbookreview.com/

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.

EBooks

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.

 

 

Guys Read

RICBA 2018 Winner

Wish by Barbara O'Connor is the 2018 Rhode Island Children's Book Award winner! "A story about a girl who, with the help of the dog of her dreams, discovers that family doesn't always have to be related--they are simply people who love you for who you are"--Provided by publisher. Other popular titles by the author include How to Steal a Dog and Fame and Glory in Freedom, Georgia.

The 2019 Rooster Book Nominees

The Rhode Island Children's Book Award 2019 Nominees

NPR's Top 100 Books for Kids Ages 9-14 - How Many Have You Read?