Books for Kids

Celebrate Independence Day with the Library!

Celebrating Independence Day looks different for everyone! You might go to parades, have a cookout, go to the beach or set off fireworks. But, celebrating may look extra different this year with social distancing. Being patriotic is more than just…

5 Books Celebrating Self-Worth and Love

In February, many celebrate love with Valentine’s Day, but it’s also important to celebrate the love we have for ourselves. A lot is going on in the world today and we often forget how special we are as individuals; everyone…

Books to Celebrate Newcomers to Charlotte

Charlotte, also known as The Queen City, is the beautiful and vibrant town we all have the privilege to call home. As the 17th-largest city in the United States, we welcome more than 42 new residents every day, according to…

Books for Kids

Book reviews and suggestions to keep kids of all ages reading.


Charlotte-Mecklenburg Library

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library book specialists share their selections for best books for kids at different ages and stages to grow a love of reading in children.



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