Reading Lists
"Seas" the Day

Cast your net over these books and "sea" what you might uncover!These are fiction books for your summer time enjoyment.



Adult Pet Themed Romance

Enjoy cozy romance novels with pets as the theme. These books are all available at the Muncie Public Library.



Animal Tales

Some memorable books from your childhood often feature special relationships between humans and animals, which taught some very important lessons about love, friends ...
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Aquatic Adventurer

The ocean is fascinating, terrifying, and full of wonder. You and your undersea adventurer can explore the ocean with these great books featuring all things aquatic!



By the Sea

Disappear into cool, crystal-blue water, letting the ocean waves drown out the worries of life and wash away all that icky sweat with these YA ocean-inspired books! ...
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July Book Clubs

Read one of these books and check out one of Muncie Public Library's Book Clubs that is meeting in July. For more information visit Book Clubs.



June Book Clubs

Read one of these books and check out one of Muncie Public Library's Book Clubs that is meeting in June. For more information visit Book Clubs.



Nonfiction Reads

Explore the deep blue sea with these nonfiction books.



Ocean Tales

Learning about the ocean is super fun for kids thanks to the amazingly diverse nature of marine life and environments. The ocean books in this list include fun fictional stories for kids of all ages.



Tales of Tails

Do your favorite animals have tails? Travel to the jungle, the sea, the forest, and more to meet all sorts of animals!



Tall Tales

These stories mix fact and fiction together to create an exaggerated story of an actual event. Can you see the truth in these tall tales?



Timeless Mythology

Mythology forms the backbone of all the cultures in the world. They are also fun and highly entertaining, and their continuing relevance is evident in the fact that ...
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Birth to 12 Months

Start early and raise a book lover by reading to newborns. These hand-selected books are designed for babies birth to 12 months including durable board books and colorful pictures.



12 to 24 Months

Help young children develop a love for reading that will last a lifetime. Read these fun books about animals and rhymes to your young one and watch their imagination grow.



2 to 3 Year Olds

Encourage your toddler to read with exciting books that span from simple picture books to more elaborate stories. Watch your child grow into a lifetime book lover.



4 to 5 Year Olds

Prepare your child for school by exposing them to reading at a young age. This book list is designed for 4 to 5 year olds as they prepare to enter kindergarten.



Adult Pets in Fiction

These are e-audiobooks on Hoopla.  If you would like to listen to one of these pet tales, the MPL information desk will happy to help you get started with Hoopla.