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Welcome to the SBCA Library



Please visit Santa Barbara School District Library Web site to check out books online.  


Fall Book Club 

  • Read The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Perez
  • Join the book chat and zine making meeting October 28, 3:30pm.
  • Join a Zoom with the author,  Celia C. Perez on Monday, Nov. 2, 3:30pm.
  • Sign up here! (Recommended for students in grades 3 - 6)

Library Hours and Check-Out: Monday- Friday 8:30-3:00


Ms. Scharfeld's Recommendations. Let her know if you read one of these. 

Picture Books Early Chapter Books Chapter Books
Ada Twist, Scientist
by Andrea Beatty
Amazing Grace
by Mary Hoffman
by Byrd Baylor
Any Book by Mo Willems
A Bad Case of Stripes
by David Shannon
by Kevin Henkes
David Goes to School
By David Shannon
The Day the Crayons Quit
By Drew Daywalt
by Leo Lionni
My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother
by Patricia Pollacco
ROsie Revere Engineer
by Andrea Beatty
The True Story of the Three Little Pigs
by John Scieszka
Any Amber Brown Book
by Paula Danziger
Any Amelia Bedelia Book 
By Peggy Parish
Any Amelia Books
by Marissa Moss
by Wendelin Van Draanen
Fantastic Mr. Fox
by Roald Dahl
Ivy Bean Series
by Ivy Barrows
Sammy Keyes Series
by Wendelin Van Draane
WHo was Anne Frank?
by Abramson, Ann
Zapato Power Series
by Jules, Jacqueline
Aleutian Sparrow
by Karen Hesse
Any Book by Judy Blume
Because of Winn Dixie
by Kate DiCamillo
Becoming Naomi Léon or Esperanza Rising
by Pam Muñoz Ryan
The Cay 
by Theodore Taylor
Dear Mr. Henshaw 
By Berverly Cleary
Frindle or Any Book 
By Andrew Clements
Eldest or Eragon
By Christopher Paolini
by Gary Paulsen
Inkeart or Inkspell 
by Cornelia Funke
Inside Out and Back 
by  Thanhha Lai
James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
Julie of the Wolves
by Jean Craighead George
The Lightning Theif
by Rick Riordan
My Life in Dog Years
by Gary Paulsen
One Crazy Summer
by Rita WIlliams Garcia
Utterly Me, Clarice Bean
by Child, Lauren