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Reading With You: Back to School 2021

Fall 2021 Reading With You List for various grade levels.

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School is back in session and NBC 5 and Telemundo 39 are Reading With You!

We are thrilled to encourage young students to read! With the help of our partners, Reading Partners North Texas, Alice J. Puente Reading Initiative and the Fort Worth Public Library, we strive to keep students engaged in reading throughout the school year and beyond!

Free Books Available to Borrow from the Fort Worth Public Library

Did you know that any student in North Texas can check out a book for free from the Fort Worth Public Library? Students do not have to be residents of Fort Worth in order to do so.

Apply HERE for a Fort Worth Public Library Card or eCard. Books are also available via curbside pickup.

With the help of Reading Partners North Texas and the Fort Worth Public Library, we have created a list of recommended children’s books. The collection includes literature available in English and Spanish for various grade levels. Check out the list below to find a book you will enjoy sharing with the youth in your life!

Picture Books Available at the Fort Worth Public Library

All are Welcome by Alexandra Penfold

Graduation Groove by Kathryn Heling

How to Read a Book by Kwame Alexander

I Got the School Spirit by Connie Schofield-Morrison

Little Ghoul Goes to School by Jef Czekah

The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson

We Don’t Eat Our Classmates by Ryan T. Higgins

Middle Grade Fiction Books Available at the Fort Worth Library (Ages 8-12)

The Smartest Kid in the Universe by Chris Grabemsteom

Lupe Wong Won’t Dance by Donna Barba Hiquera

Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt

Merci Suarez Changes Gears by Meg Medina

Hope: Project Middle School by Alyssa Milano

The Boy in the Back of the Class by Onjali Q. Rauf

Simon B. Rhymin by Dwayne Reed

The Science Fair from the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler

Libros Sobre Escuela

Lista de Lectura en Español: No ficción

La Escuela por Julie Murray

Las Formas en la Escuela por Jenny Fretland VanVoorst

Listos para la Escuela por Lois Fortuna y traducido por Nathalie Beullens-Maoui

Libros de Imágenes

Cómo Esconder un León en la Escuela por Helen Stephens y traducción de Roser Ruiz

Si Llevas un Ratón a la Escuela por Laura Numeroff y illustrado por Felicia Bond

Qué Nervios! El Primer Día de Escuela por Julie Danneberg y ilustrado por Judy Love y traducción de Teresa Mlawer

Libros de Capítulos

Diario de Greg: Vieja escuela por Jeff Kinney

Las aventuras de Batgirl en Super Hero High por Lisa Yee y traducción de Ricard Gil Giner

Sarai en primer plano por Saraí González y Monica Brown, illustrado por Christine Almeda y traducción de Joaquin Badajoz

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