Books are some of our favorite things in the Mullen household. Trips to the library are weekly or multiple times per week, sometimes even multiple trips in one day. On our trips we have found the best books on going to the library for kids. The best books are the fun ones that keep your kids guessing on what is going to happen next.
The Best Library Books About Going to the Library
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Library Lion – Miss Merriweather is very particular about rules in the library. No running allowed. And you must be quiet. But when a lion comes to the library one day, no one is sure what to do.
Library Mouse – Sam is a mouse who lives in a library. He loves to read all kinds of books and he learns that he also loves to make up and write his own stories. There are a number of these awesome books from Sam to check out.
The Library Gingerbread Man – The Gingerbread Man, who lives at 398.2 on the library shelves, decides to escape and leads the librarian on a chase throughout the library.
The Berenstain Bears: We Love the Library – The Berenstain Bears are always checking out books about outer space, medieval knights, cute animals, and more at the library. But then one day, the family finds out the library may be shutting down forever.
Lost in the Library – The two lion statues that faithfully guard the New York Public Library. When Patience goes missing, Fortitude realizes the secret to Patience’s disappearance may be within the Library itself.
No T. Rex in the Library – It’s a quiet morning in the library until a little girl roars out of control! Tess resigns herself to a time-out, but finds that she must be the one who has to maintain order when T. Rex leaps from the pages of a book into real life.
Make Your Own Comic Book – Comic Book Pages
Library Day – One day, a young boy visits the library for the very first time. While he’s there he listens to stories, reads books and magazines, and learns that there are also movies, crafts, chess, and puppet shows—something for everyone!
The Library Book – What’s the best way to cure a gloomy day? A trip to the library!
The Secret Life of Library Books – Mrs. Davis, the Robinson Elementary School librarian, always looked forward to seeing her books after the summer break. But who sent the stack of letters she found on her desk?
Library Lily – Lily loves to read. She is fascinated by the stories in her books, and reads wherever she goes―through summer, autumn, winter, and spring. But one day, Lily meets a girl who hates reading.
This was one of our favorite read alouds/audiobooks of the year, a bonus book that wasn’t in our curriculum:
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library – When Kyle learns that the world’s most famous game maker, Luigi Lemoncello, has designed the town’s new library and is having an invitation-only lock-in on opening night, he’s determined to be there!