Below are collections of children’s, middle grade, and teen books available at the Virginia Public Library. We’ve also collected assortments of books based on their topic.

If you have a suggested topic for us to add here, give us a call with your idea! Our phone number is 218-748-7525.

NPR 2019 Concierge Book List

Below: Two pictures of NPR book picks for 2019. First picture shows picture books, second picture includes middle grade and teen books.

Summer Reads

Below: Four pictures of picture books and nonfiction books for young children on summer and beach topics.

Community Helpers

Below: Two pictures of children’s nonfiction books about workers and their jobs in the community.

Outdoors – Hiking/Camping/Fishing

Below: Three pictures of children’s picture books and nonfiction books about hiking, camping, fishing and other outdoor activities.

Kids Gardening

Below: Nonfiction books for young children about gardening indoors and outdoors.

Native America Reads

Below: Two pictures of picture books, nonfiction, and middle grade novels about Native experiences and Native American characters.


Below: One picture of children’s, middle grade, and teen books featuring LGBTQ characters.