Books & Reading

Find Your New Favorite Book!

Whether you love reading or just need a book for a school assignment, you'll find lots of recommendations in our booklists created by Library staff (guess what? we love to read kid's books too!). Is the book you want checked out? Click the place hold button to reserve the next available copy!

Looking for personalized recommendations for your kiddos? Fill out a book recommendations for kids form.

Links to Reading Recommendations

If you see a book mentioned on one of these lists that the San Leandro Public Library doesn't have, ask us to order it! Use the suggest a purchase link to request books the Library doesn't yet own.

e-books for e-kids (TumbleBook Library)

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