The Library Catalog
NoveList K-8 Database
This online resource recommends books. Search by categories such as topics, Lexile reading levels, grade levels, genres, ethnicity of authors, and more. If you have read a book that you like, it will even suggest books that are similar.
Connect from the library or from home. To connect from home, you will need your Berkeley Public Library card barcode number.
Join the Middle School Book Group
6th, 7th, 8th graders--be a part of our Middle School Book Group!
Read and discuss great books that you pick! We will read many exciting books, have interesting discussions, meet a dynamic author and munch on delicious book-themed snacks. Kids entering 6th, 7th and 8th grade can join any or all sessions. Just read the book and jump in!
- Join us on the third Tuesday of the month, October thru May, at 4:00pm @ the Central Library, 4th Floor.
For further information, call Emma at 510-981-6223 during library open hours.
Great Book Ideas by Email!
Get a free monthly enewsletter loaded with reading suggestions just right for middle schoolers.
It is easy to sign up, just click here and select "Tween Reads".
Then enter your name, email and password and you are done!
Each month you will receive a list of new releases and suggested books about a particular theme.
Never again will you worry about what to read next!