All About Books

Looking for a book? Here are some helpful resources.

lionlogo   Scranton Library LION Catalog

Use the Library Catalog to find any library material (books, CDs, DVDs, digital downloads, etc.) You will need the12-digit barcode number (on your library card)  to request or check out items.



Use Novelist to find your next good book.


booklettersYou can subscribe to a bi-monthly newsletter featuring Children’s new releases:

Chapter Books           Picture Books


Madison Public Schools SUMMER READING LIST 2014


Need a suggestion for your next book? Peruse the many award winners listed on the following sites:

Nutmeg Books – a Connecticut children’s book award voted on by children in grades 2-12 Categories include:
Elementary – grades 2 & 3; Intermediate – grades 4-6;
Teen – grades 7 & 8; High School – grades 9-12

Caldecott Medal Winners

Newbery Medal Winners

Additional Award and Notable Lists