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Mystery Bundles

Submit this form or ask at the library for one of our themed Mystery Bundles! Each bundle contains five books.

Themes include:

Picture Books
(Most popular with readers from birth to age 7)

  • Babies Rule! (board books)
  • Kinders ROCK! - K interest
  • Mystery Mix
  • Nature Lover

Easy Readers
(Most popular with readers in PreK-2)

  • Graphic Palooza 
  • Mystery Mix - Fiction
  • Mystery Mix - Non-Fiction

(Most popular with readers in grades 2-8)

  • Early Chapter Books 
  • Graphic Palooza
  • Mystery Mix Non-fiction

Vermont Awards

Red Clover Award

Vermont Middle-Grade Book Award (formerly known as Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award, DCF Award, and Dorothy's List)

National Awards

Caldecott Medal | Newbery Medal

Coretta Scott King Award | Theodor Seuss Geisel Award

Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature | Sydney Taylor Book Award

Pura Belpré Medal | Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal

American Indian Youth Literature Award

Children's Literature Legacy Award (formerly Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal)

Stonewall Book Awards

Schneider Family Book Award | Ezra Jack Keats Book Award


ALSC Children’s Notable Lists

50 Multicultural Books Every Child Should Know

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