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Enriches the reading experience for all ages, from young children to adults! Find book readings, read-alongs, meet-the-author videos, book trailers and more.
Find book readings, read-alongs, meet-the-author videos, book trailers and more for children of all ages.
Enjoy over 200,000 resources about children's and young adult books while learning from home.
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Find book readings, read-alongs, meet-the-author videos, book trailers and more for teens.
This full-text database that combines information from major respected reference works, books, literary journals as well as original content from EBSCO Publishing.
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Helps children grades K-8, parents, & teachers identify books appropriate for children's reading abilities and interests. Find suggestions for new fiction, nonfiction and audiobooks. Requires a 29041, 29731 or 29735 library card.
Tell NoveList what you like to read, and it will suggest similar books you might like! Find new fiction, nonfiction, and even audiobooks and authors based on your old favorites. Requires a 29041, 29731 or 29735 library card.
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Students can access all of Redwood City Public Library's eResources using their Empower Card. Requires 29731 or 29735 library card.
Provides multimedia content to complement children's and young adult books. Resources include audiobook readings, author videos, book discussion guides and lesson plans for over 40,000 books in English and Spanish.
Find lesson plans, discussion questions, novel units, reader's theater scripts, and other instructional support for the books you're reading in any K–12 classroom.
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