Find a Good Book


For a digital experience, we recommend the following link:

International Children's Digital Library

Read children's books in many languages from around the world.

What to Read Next?

A family reading


Boy with a good book.

Download Free Kids' eBooks and eAudiobooks!

You can download popular picture books and kids' novels as well as adult titles from the Northern California Digital Library. Read or listen to them on a phone, tablet, or e-reader. These titles check out to your library account and are returned automatically. They're great for travel and easy to pack along anytime.

Have your Monterey Public Library card ready and sign in to browse our digital ebook and eaudiobook collection. When you are ready to check out a book, follow the directions on our site to install the Overdrive App or ask at the library desk for help setting up your account.

Girl reading with our toy otter.