Skip to Main Content

Reading and Writing

Find library resources and online help for reading and writing homework.

Library Databases

Fun Reading and Writing Activities on the Web

Reading and Writing Podcasts

Reading and Writing Homework Help on the Web

The MYRCA 2023 Sundogs nominees are here!

The Great Bear The Misewa Saga, Book 2 Author: Robertson, David A.
Elvis, me, and the lemonade stand summer Author: Gentile, Leslie
Peter Lee's Notes from the Field by  Ahn, Angela
Lost on the Prarie Author: Driedger, MaryLou
Birdspell by Valerie Sherrard
Death & Sparkles Author: Justus, Rob,
Taking the Ice by Lorna Schultz Nicholson
The Dollhouse by  Cotter, Charis
Cover image for The School Between Winter and Fairyland The School Between Winter and Fairyland by  Fawcett, Heather
The undercover book list Author: Nelson, Colleen

Request these wonderful books about writing from the Library catalogue

Write! Write! Write! by Amy Ludwig VanDerwater
What is poetry? : the essential guide to reading & writing poems by Michael Rosen
Share your smile : Raina's guide to telling your own story by Raina Telgemeier
Brave the page : a young writer's guide to telling epic stories by Rebecca Stern
Writing radar : using your journal to snoop out and craft great stories by Jack Gantos
Visual guide to grammar and punctuation by Sheila Dignen
How to write your best story ever! by Christopher Edge
Been there, done that : writing stories from real life by Mike Winchell
Writer to writer : from think to ink by Gail Carson Levine
Writing magic : creating stories that fly by Gail Carson Levine

Find lots of great eBooks on Overdrive.

The Brave by James Bird
El Deafo by Cece Bell
The Lotterys Plus One by Emma Donoghue
Blended by Sharon M. Draper
Absolutely Truly by Heather Vogel Frederick
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein
Immortal Guardians by Eliot Schrefer
Woke A Young Poet's Call to Justice  by Mahogany L. Browne
Elsie Mae Has Something to Say by Nancy J. Cavanaugh
Five Things About Ava Andrews by Margaret Dilloway
The Book Itch Freedom, Truth & Harlem's Greatest Bookstore  by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson

Looking for a great read? Request these awesome books from the Library catalogue

The thief knot by Kate Milford
Farah rocks fifth grade by Susan Muaddi Darraj
I can make this promise by Christine Day
Get a grip, Vivy Cohen! by Sarah Kapit
Rick by Alex Gino
Wayside School beneath the cloud of doom by Louis Sachar
The magnificent monsters of Cedar Street by Lauren Oliver
Birdie and me by J.M.M. Nuanez
The only black girls in town by Brandy Colbert
Wings of Olympus by Kallie George