Can’t find an interesting Accelerated Reader (AR) book to read? Or maybe you are looking for something specific – like a mystery book between levels 4.8 and 6.0? We can help you find these! The Pickerington Public Library offers a variety of ways for parents and kids to find the right book, at the right level, for the right reader. We have resources for you to find your AR books in the library, from home, or even from your phone!
Apps: Scan from your phone while browsing the library shelves, and find the AR level of a book immediately!
- Points Scan Free | iOS (free)
- Points Scan Free | Google Play (free)
- BookScanner | iOS (purchase fee)
Our Top Recommended Online Resource
Visit the Renaissance Accelerated Reader website from home or in the library at the AR computer station to access the Renaissance AR Bookfinder. The AR Bookfinder website is an excellent tool to help you find books in the desired AR level with corresponding quizzes. You can search using criteria such as interest level, title, author, subject, award-winners, and more.
Book Lists Prepared by Library Staff
See a Youth Services team member for a compilation of AR suggestions or ask us for some recommendations! We have created lists of great books for readers in first through seventh grades. Some of our popular titles include:
Tedd Arnold’s Hi! Fly Guy (AR 1.5)
Judy Blume’s Superfudge (AR 3.4)
Mike Lupica’s Long Shot (AR 5.2)
Brian Selznick’s Wonderstruck (AR 5.4)
George Orwell’s Animal Farm (AR 7.3)