Book Lists and Recommended Reading

What to Read



Have you ever finished a great book and wanted to find more just like it? Or wanted to help your child find just the right book to read? With NoveList, we help readers match up with the books that are right for them.


Fantastic Fiction

Over 40000 bestselling author bibliographies with all the latest books, covers and descriptions.


Newberry Medal

Winners and runners up for the best written children’s books chosen by librarians.


Caldecott Medal

Award winning illustrated books for children.


AR Bookfinder

Find Accelerated Reading books by title or topic.


We Need Diverse Books

Compiled booklists that feature diverse characters and topics.


Ebooks and More!


Check out our Kids E-Zone!

Browse and download eBooks, audiobooks, music, and more with your library card.


Discover More with Hoopla

Instantly borrow free digital movies, music, eBooks, and more, 24/7 with your Middletown Public Library card.  Limit of 6 downloads per month.


Download and Keep the Music with Freegal

Keep the music and build your own Music Library! No waiting and instant access to the songs.

Middletown Public Library Patrons allowed to borrow up to 5 songs per week, requires a MPL card in good standing.

Apps available for IOS, Windows, and Android devices.