We Read Join Madison Public Library's Celebration of Reading! Read Keeping your child supplied with books they are interested in and motivated to read can be the greatest predictor of eventual reading success. Check out the resources below to get started! Book Lists Librarian created lists of books Bag of Books Not exactly sure what you want. Let librarians pick you out a selection - CSA-Style Racial Equity Book Lists for Kids Books to start your family’s conversation on race Racial Equity Book Lists for Teens Diverse titles for older kids and teens We Read join a Madison-wide community celebration of reading Libby Access online books and audiobooks on your smart device Get a Library Card Apply online for a library card Other resources EBooks - More information on accessing thousands of popular eBook and eAudiobook's A Story Before Bed - listen to a story read by MPL librarians MADreads for kids - Recommendations from the MPL Staff Mae Mitchell Multicultural Collection - housed at the Goodman South Madison Library Library Kids - Sign up for a newsletter about books for kids' birth - sixth grade. Play Online Storytimes Online stories and fun brought to you by the staff of the Madison Public Library Online Storytimes - en Español Online stories and fun brought to you by the staff of the Madison Public Library Art of the Picture Book Have fun with hands-on projects inspired by illustrations from high-quality picture books. Cooking with Chef Lily Have fun with food literacy with videos and recipes designed for little hands. Art with Amy Create art using easy-to-find art materials from home with local artist Amy Mietzel. Family Music Time Interactive music classes to give babies and toddlers a chance to learn new songs, sing, and dance. Carissa’s App Picks Explore High-quality apps. Search by age, topic and device to find the perfect app for your child. Online Resources for Families Quick ideas on how to stay active online educational and enrichment resources Anjiplay Learn about how the library supports learning through self-determined play Other resources PlayLab at Pinney - MPL is building brains, supporting families and connecting community . . . through play! Library Makers Blog - Hands-on learning and True Play for all ages. Learn Racial Equity Resources Lists of books, videos, articles, websites, podcasts and more to help guide your family in learning about raci Educators Explore the many resources the library has to support Educators Storytime Booklists Create your own storytime with these thematic lists of books, songs, fingerplays, and play suggestions Bubbler in your Bubble Stellar resources from library-lovin’ artists, authors, & makers from near and far. Bubbler Maker Videos Dive into making something with these videos from some of the library’s favorite guest artists. Madison Writing Assistance Get free one-to-one writing help from experienced tutors Other resources Tutoring Resources - Need a little extra help or just looking to get ahead?