Book Bundles for Children, Families & Teens

Book Bundles for Children, Families & Teens

We're now offering themed “Book Bundles” for families, children and teens on a variety of themes for different age levels. Each bundle will contain 5 – 10 items on a different topic. See below for a list of available themes or let us know if there is something else you are interested in!

  • Use this form to request a bundle.  Patrons can also email askalibrarian@tcpl.org  or call (607) 272-4557.
  • Bundles may include books, audiobooks, DVDs and CDs as requested.
  • We ask that patrons give staff 2-3 days to complete their requests. Patrons will be notified by phone or email when their Book Bundle is ready for pick-up.
  • Once your bundle is ready for pick-up, patrons can schedule an appointment for curbside pickup, or drop in during our in-lobby hours to pick up their bundles and other holds. 
  • For more information on these processes, please visit https://www.tcpl.org/curbside-lobby-hold-pickup which gives our in-lobby hours as well as how to schedule a curbside pick-up.


Book Bundle Themes

If You Liked…

Tell us some of your favorites titles and we’ll find similar ones for you!

Booklists for all Ages:

Babies, Toddlers & Grade Level Favorites | Read to Self (books with 1-4 words for early readers) |

Early Chapter Books | Hi-Lo Titles (books with a high interest level but a lower level readability) |

Titles for Precocious Readers

Early Literacy

Alphabet | Colors | Counting | Favorite Chapter Book Read-Alouds for Families with Young Children

Transportation

Trains | Trucks & Construction | Planes

Fantasy, Science Fiction & Mysteries:

Fantasy | Princesses | Dragons | Science Fiction | Mysteries

Popular Topics:

Adventure | Survival | Robots | Dinosaurs | Funny books | Poop, Butts & Farts!

Learning & Growing

Anger & Crankiness | Gender Roles & Identity |  LGBTQ+ | Mindfulness, Yoga & Meditation | Personal Space & Boundaries | Potty Training | Sharing & Cooperation | Celebrating All Abilities

Family Experiences:

Divorce & Blended Families | Moving | New Baby | Autism Awareness | Empathy

Our World:

Multicultural Favorites | Anti-Racism | Black Joy

Science

STEAM Picture Books | STEAM Chapter Books

Tender Topics

Bullying | Death & Grief

Award Winners

Caledcott Winners – Yearly illustrator award
Coretta Scott Winners – Yearly award to African American authors & illustrators
Newberry Winners – Yearly award of primarily chapter books

Movies

Family Movie Night Picks

YA Fiction

If You Liked… (indicate a title for which you would like similar books)

Historical Fiction | Contemporary or Realistic Fiction | Tearjerkers | Mysteries

Fantasy | Science Fiction | Dystopia | Paranormal | Horror | LGBTQ+ | Romance

Graphic Novels | Manga |  Novels Told in Verse | Black Joy | Music | STEM Inspired Titles | Award Winners |

YA Non-Fiction

Health and Wellness | Current Issues | Poetry | Graphic Novels | Anti-Racism | Music |STEM Inspired Titles

Creative projects (nonfiction writing, drawing, crafting etc.) | Biographies and Memoirs |