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Written by Teacher-Librarian, Mary Ann Scheuer, Great Kid Books helps parents find books for their 4-14 year olds. Search by age or by genre. Mary Ann is currently the librarian at Albany High School.

Written by Friends of the Oakland Public School Libraries’ Executive Director, Dagmar Serota when she volunteered in the library at Oakland Unified’s Sankofa Academy in North Oakland. Kids’ Lit Corner features books that her students TK-8th grade loved. Search by age and genre.

Written by a Bay Area Youth Librarian, Books I Can’t Shut Up About focuses on YA Lit recommendations, and will focus specifically on works about People of Color, LGBTQIA, Indigenous Peoples and other marginalized communities.

Young adult books from A-Z. Lots of content to enjoy here.