Books and Reading

Good Reads | Clubs and Book Groups | Audiobook & EBooks

Good Reads

Don't know what to read next?
Check out our Staff Picks!

Award Winning Books
Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature
YALSA's Alex Awards
YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults
YALSA's Top Ten
Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers
Top Ten Great Graphic Novels for Teens
Garden State Teen Book Awards

School Reading Lists
The library keeps comprehensive lists of books assigned at area high schools and has multiple copies to borrow in a variety of formats.

Audiobooks & eBooks

OneClickDigital: The OneClickDigital Children & Young Adult audiobook subscription consists of approximately 1,000 titles for beginning readers, children and young adults. All titles in the collection are multiple-use, which means an unlimited number of listeners may download a title at any one time. Included in the collection are best-selling authors such as Avi, Jeff Kinney, Meg Cabot, Walter Dean Myers, and many more. Also included are 200 classic titles like The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Anna Karenina, Peter Pan and Smart Pass Classics and Smart Pass Shakespeare. Enjoy these collections on your computer (PC or Mac) or on selected portable devices (including MP3, iPod) and also download directly to your iPhone, iPad, Blackberry (Android coming later in 2012). Please note: to use OneClickDigital audiobooks, you will need to download OneClickDigital Media Manager. Check out a maximum of 3 books at time for up to 7 days. No overdue fees; books are automatically returned to the library at the end of lending period. You will need a valid Princeton Public Library card to check out books.

Princeton Overdrive Kids & Teens eReading Room: To sign in to Princeton OverDrive, enter your library card barcode and PIN. (Your PIN is the last 4 digits of the phone number on your library account. Can't recall? Ask Us!) This collection is hand-selected and built from the ground up with a focus on quality selections that meet the diverse reading and listening preferences of the Princeton community. New titles will be added on an ongoing basis, and OverDrive's popular library of more than 11,000 public domain e-book titles will be available, too. This collection can be enjoyed on your computer (PC or Mac) or transfer the title to a compatible eBook reader (including Kindle, Nook, Sony, iPad, and iPod Touch). Check out a maximum of 5 books at a time for up to 21 days. No overdue fees; books are automatically returned to the library at the end of lending period.