Discover our favorite books and apps, matched to your child's age and interests.
Books & Reading
Watch and read along with video storybooks!
BookFlix pairs classic fictional video storybooks with nonfiction e-books to reinforce reading skills and develop essential real-world knowledge and understanding.
Four unique and engaging paths for learning for pre-kindergarten through grade 2.
- Play: interactive games that build early literacy and math skills.
- Read: animated e-books introduce young learners to fundamental concepts while building language, critical thinking, and comprehension skills.
- Create: illustrate concepts or create a fun drawing.
- Explore: investigate biomes of the world and their distinctive characteristics.
In this exciting compilation of titles for young readers, children will learn and explore fun, vibrant books on a wide range of topics.
In this diverse collection of titles, middle-grade readers will find books on a variety of educational and entertaining topics.
An Indie Author Project Select Collection.
This collection features a growing number of curated children's eBooks from top indie authors and illustrators. From beautifully illustrated picture books to award-winning middle grades fiction, there is something for parents and children of all interest and reading levels.
Guide to reading for elementary and middle school students.
Find award-winners, recommended reads, author biographies, and more.
E-books and e-audiobooks for kids and teens.
To check out OverDrive e-books, you need:
- a Saint Paul Public Library card, or
- a library card from the Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott, or Washington County Library that has been registered with Saint Paul Public Library.