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Young Adult Librarian Recommends: Nerdy YA Romances

If you have got a geeky side and love a heart-warming romance, this list was made for you! These nerdy teen books will not only capture charming relationships, but also coming of age stories of people who are learning to get out of their comfort zone. Here are some recommendations that will make your inner nerd squee with delight!

Picture Books for Older Children

Parents and teachers often do not think of picture books as being appropriate for children third through fifth grade. Often, this is because children want to read chapter books, or are required to read chapter books for school. Although chapter books are great for building literacy skills in older children, picture books are still a great way to share a story with an older child.