Read, Listen, Watch

These engaging e-books and downloadable resources make learning fun and easy.
Looking for recommendations? Check out our featured staff picks.

Epic Reads

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Epic Reads
These are the books DCL’s youth librarians will be talking about in schools throughout the school year. These specially chosen reads for kids in grades 1-8 include everything from fiction, nonfiction and sci-fi to fantasy, mystery, humor and more. Enjoy!

Great Books for Great Kids

Great Books for Great Kids
Keep your kids reading all year long with these fun books. From adventurous, to suspenseful, to downright hilarious—and just about everything in between—these specially curated, kid-friendly reads offer something for everyone.

Storytime Favorites

Storytime Favorites
These are the hand-picked favorites of our childhood literacy specialist. These books incorporate fun, play and learning in a way that encourages literacy growth. Enjoy some or all of these with your growing reader!

Kids' Digital Media

OverDrive Kids

Safe e-book search for readers 12 and younger. Filter by format, subject, device or reading level. Includes read-alongs for preschoolers!


Access animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, and National Geographic kids’ videos for your mobile device.

Colorado Play & Learn App

This app’s quick-learning tips and simple games and activities help develop pre-reading skills in early learners, from babies to preschoolers. Download it from iTunes or Google Play.