Need an idea for what to read next? Each week our librarians select an online picture book, a beginning reader, a chapter book for young readers, and a fiction book for older readers for you to enjoy.
Each week, we test your knowledge of a popular kids’ book series. Logon with your family/housemates to see who’s the reigning champ! A warm-up Lightning Round is followed by a Jeopardy Round. Special guests may appear! Tune in on the dates/books below:
June 10 – Lord of the Rings
June 17 – Harry Potter Book 1
June 24 – Harry Potter Book 2
July 1 – Harry Potter Book 3
July 8 – Harry Potter Book 4
July 15 – Harry Potter Book 5
July 22 – Harry Potter Book 6
July 29 – Harry Potter Book 7
August 5 – Matilda by Roald Dahl
Hood River County Library District Resources
All of these sites may be accessed for free via the links below.
Kanopy’s dedication to thoughtful entertainment includes educational and engaging videos for children of all ages—as well as the young at heart. Parents can trust that our catalog encourages social and emotional development, promotes respect for community diversity, and inspires creativity. Browse Kanopy Kids and discover the videos that spark children’s imagination. And the best part is it is you have unlimited plays for free with your library card! Don’t have a card?
Sign up for your online card here.
eBooks & audiobooks for kids & teens
Features thousands of professionally published picture books, graphic novels, chapter books, videos, games, music and more for kids in grades K-6. The picture books in particular are loads of fun — they’ve been spruced up with simple Reading Rainbow-style animations and sound effect. If your child isn’t reading on their own yet, it will even read books out loud to them!
Math textbooks and learning resources for kids in grades K-6.
Middle grade and YA novels, commonly-assigned classics (including AP English selections), videos, and audiobooks for teens and preteens in grades 6-12.
Your Hood River County Library District card gives you free access to thousands of e-books and e-audiobooks for all ages, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Visit ebooks and audiobook page for detailed instructions.
When logging in, select from the library drop down menu: LEO Listens – Libraries of Eastern Oregon
Enjoy unlimited streaming access to the entire collection. No downloads. No software. No holds. No waiting periods. Unlimited access to all the books, all the time. Just click and listen.