Reading apps

Reading apps can help kids learn to read and practice reading. And they're convenient for busy families who want to encourage reading engagement on the go!

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Reading apps are fun and easy to use and can give students a variety of learning platforms and approaches to keep them engaged and motivated. Try one of these great apps today! 

The Big List of Children's Authors' Read Alouds & Activities

There's something magical about hearing authors bring their stories to life. Many of our favorite writers have created videos and activities on social media to be shared with kids all around the world. 

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Hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service offered by your local public library that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone - and even your TV!

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International Children's Digital Library

The ICDL Foundation promotes tolerance and respect for diverse cultures by providing access to the best of children's literature from around the world. Start by clicking the very first link "Read Books".

Library for the world's children → en línea (En Español)

Lee y toca las estrellas. Los Bloguitos es un blog para niños y niñas que hablan y leen español. Encontrarás cuentos, poesías, adivinanzas, dibujos y mucho más.

Leer algo nuevo hoy →


Northern California Digital Library (Overdrive)

A diverse collection of digital titles are available to you. Browse, borrow, and enjoy titles from the Northern Califonia Digital Library collection, or download the Libby app. 

Find something new to read today →

Get the Andriod App | Download the iOS App


SORA - The reading app for HUSD students

Get eBooks and eAudio books using your school ID - no library card required.

Learn more about SORA →

Get the Andriod App | Download the iOS App



Read, watch and learn with this collection of animated, talking books!

You can read as many books as you want, when you want, and on any device!

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