Book Lists for Children

Book lists curated by the York Public Library Youth Services staff.

Please feel free to peruse and print these book lists created by the York Public Library librarians. You can also click on any book in the book list and it will automatically re-direct you to our library catalog where you can request the book using your library card! Happy reading.

Picture & Board Books

Easy Readers

Early Chapter Books

Chapter Books

Assorted Book Types

Staff Pick Audiobooks 2022

Cinderella Twisted Tales

Youth Matter – Created by the Maine Resilience Building Network 


Read Woke 2020

Book and Media Resources

Book and Media Awards Discover the winners and nominees for a variety of notable book and media awards.

Book Lists from Association for Library Service to Children The Association for Library Service to Children promotes reading and books through recommendations, compilations of lists, and related services.

Common Sense Media – Is it appropriate for my child? Collections of reviews by other parents and kids to help you make informed decisions about what your children read, watch and play.

Mighty Girl A collection of books, toys and movies featuring strong, inspirational and empowered female characters. Sort by character, both fictional and real, or by topic.