Give the gift of reading

A few recommendations for 2015 from the library staff

Looking for a gift to share this December? The Prescott Library staff has compiled this list of titles to help you find the perfect book for every age.

Picture Book Fiction

Goodnight Selfie, by Scott Menchin (N-K)

The Knights Before Christmas, by Joan Holub & illustrated by Scott Magoon (N-K)

Naughty Mabel, by Nathan Lane & illustrated by Delvin Elliott (N-K)

The Night Before Christmas, retold & illustrated by Rachel Isadora (1-3)

Pete the Cat and the Bedtime Blues, by Kimberly & James Dean (1-3)

I Really Like Slop, by Mo Willems (1-3)

Fiction Titles

Adventures of Arnie the Doughnut: The Spinny Icky Showdown, by Laurie Keller (3-6)

The Blackthorn Key, by Kevin Sands (4-6)

The Thing About Jellyfish, by Ali Benjamin (4-7)

Goodbye Stranger, Rebecca Stead (6-9)

Magnus Chase: The Sword of Summer, by Rick Riordan (6-9)

Gabi a Girl in Pieces, by Isabel Quintero (YA)

Graphic Novel Titles

Mr. Pants: It's Go Time, by Scott McCormick (K-3)

The Marvels, by Brian Selznick (5-8)

Nimona, by Noelle Stevenson (YA)

Non-Fiction Titles

Daylight, Starlight, Wildlife, by Wendell Minor (K-3)

Emu, by Claire Saxby & illustrated by Graham Byrne (K-3)

Rad American Women A-Z, by Kate Schatz & illustrated by Miriam Klein Stahl (5-8)

The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club, by Phillip Hoose (YA)

The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia, by Candice Fleming (YA)

Between the World and Me, by Ta-Nahisi Coates (Adult)

More Recommendations!

Prescott Library at the Wheeler School

Charlene Williams, Early Childhood Librarian

Brooke Strachan, Lower School Head Librarian

Christine Smith, Middle School Librarian & Department Head

Kate Covintree, Upper School Librarian