Interactive Books & Learning Tools for Kids!
New Tecumseth Public Library now has four excellent databases from Tumble Books to read to and with your children! We also have Muzzy Online, the world's number one language course for children. Check them all out and see which is best for your children.
||Check out Muzzy Online, the world's #1 language course for children. It's fun and interactive!
||Tumble Books is a collection of animated, talking picture books with fiction, non-fiction and foreign-language (French & Spanish) titles; Read-Alongs (chapter books with sentence highlighting and narration but no animation); E-Books and Audio Books, which may be viewed online or downloaded for 90 days; Tumble Puzzles and Games; and Tumble Resources.
||TumbleBookCloud Junior is Tumble Books' revamped Tumble Readables collection for grades 3-8. It is a great option for adventurous young readers who wish to go beyond the picture book collection in TumbleBookLibrary! TumbleBookCloud Junior contains early reader chapter books, children's classics, graphic novels, children's audio books and new National Geographic videos - many of which are paired with our e-books - a perfect complement to support Common Core Curriculum!
||TumbleBookCloud is TumbleBooks' middle school and high school collection. This collection contains a vast array of YA/Teen novels, classics, poetry, short stories, YA/Teen audiobooks, their very popular graphic novels, and world class educational videos from National Geographic.
||Audio Book Cloud is another collection of on-line streaming audio books and downloadable audio books which may be downloaded for 90 days. You may download as many as you would like at one time.
Books for Kids
The world of children's books is a wonderful place where imaginations run wild and anything can happen. NTPL is proud to offer a wide variety of books for children from birth to teen - and beyond. Below are some of the books we most recommend for beginners and young readers.
Preschool (Up to 2 Years)
Ages 3 - 5 Years
Ages 6 - 8 Years
"Read With Me" - Ages 6 - 12 Years
Two identical books included in the set, one for parent and one for child, or one each for two siblings to share. Eliminate the tug-of-war when it's time to take turns reading aloud. Relax and hold onto your own copy. Enjoy our mini-collection of varied reading levels from grade one to grade six.
Ages 9 - 10 Years
Ages 11 - 12 Years
If you liked Harry Potter, try...
Jones, Diana Wynne
If you liked Mary Kate and Ashley, try...
Martin, Ann M.
Two of a Kind
If you liked Dear Canada, try...
Wilder, Laura Ingalls
If you liked Pony Pals, try...
If you liked Bailey School Kids, try...
Leppard, Lois Gladys
Osborne, Mary Pope
If you liked Slapshots, try...
If you liked Dive, try...
If you liked I was a 6th Grade Alien, try...
If you liked Spy Kids Adventures, try...
Dixon, Franklin W.
Hayes, John F.
Nixon, Joan Lowery
Roberts, Willo Davis
Watch for our new Graphic Novels...
Other Book Links...
Children's Book Awards
Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario--Read and Succeed!