Here are some links for places to find great books:
Maine Student Book Award Books
Notable Children’s Books – from the American Library Association.
The Nonfiction Detectives – two intrepid librarians review nonfiction titles for young readers.
Kid Lit Frenzy – an amazing educator reviews books.
The Maine State Library Book Review Database – librarians from all over southern Maine review books for K-12 readers. Mrs. O’Connor is a member of this group!
Common Sense Media recommends 50 Books All Kids Should Read Before They’re 12. Common Sense Media is also a great site for checking the appropriate age for movies, apps, and other books.