Kids' Books and Programs
Search for children's books in the Macomb Public Library:
Caldecott Medal Winners and Honors (annual award for picture books)
Newbery Medal Winners and Honors (annual award for children's literature)
Coretta Scott King Book Awards
Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal
Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award: Illinois Grades 4-8 Readers' Choice Award
Bluestem Award: Illinois Grades 3-5 Readers' Choice Award
Monarch Award: Illinois K-3 Readers' Choice Award
Find Children's Books by Reading Level or Topic
Children's Picture Book Database
Search for picture books by topic/keyword
Database of Award Winning Children's Literature
Search for children's books by genre, reading level, award won, etc.
Find a Book Illinois
Search for books by Lexile measure (reading level)
Regular children's events at Macomb Public Library
Itsy Bitsy Baby Story Time, every Monday, 9:30-10
- For children 0-2 years. Join us for songs, stories, and games especially for little ones.
Preschool Story Time, every Tuesday, 10-10:30
- For children 2-3 years old. Stories geared for toddlers.
Story Time Magic, every Thursday, 10-10:30
- For ages 4 and up. This one is for the "big kids."
Summer Reading Program
- The Macomb Public Library hosts a summer reading program for kids every year. Join us every summer for story times, crafts, and lots of other special events. Check out the most recent brochure!