Books & Stories

Time for the Forest of Reading!

You can read the books whether your school is doing it or just you and your friends at home.

Books & Stories

Books to read on your device.

So many good books you can download from home.

Books & Stories

Mandarin stories

There are 10 new tales in Mandarin to listen to.

Looking for a Good Book?

Try the Great Books section. From History to Adventure to Fantasy, these booklists have something for everyone!

Like to listen to stories and books?

You can search the catalogue just for audio books. Download our stories from Hear - a - Story in 11 different languages. Want to listen on the phone? Dial 416-395-5400 to listen to stories in 16 languages. It may be long distance if you live outside of Toronto.


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