As the new school year approaches, help your young reader work through their jitters and get excited about the year ahead with books! Books can help ease fears and teach important concepts about new spaces, new teachers and friends, new experiences, and help create an inclusive and supportive environment for school.
Our collection has many resources to help students of all ages transition back to school this fall. Visit one of our 30 community libraries or bookmobiles and browse the shelves or ask a librarian for suggestions.
Here are a few ideas for children to get you started. Click on the book cover for information and to reserve the book with your library card.