In addition to checking out books from the school library, you can read books on the computer. There are thousands of full-text books available through the Internet. Most of them are older books and many include illustrations. You can search by author or title or subject in the 4J Cybrary. Here are some examples of Cybrary books.

Picture Books

The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter

The Boy Who Drew Cats (a Japanese fairy tale)


The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle

The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame

White Fang by Jack London

The Light Princess by George MacDonald

Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley


The Voyage of the Beagle by Charles Darwin

The Wild Duck by Henrik Ibsen

Manifesto of the Communist Party by Karl Marx

Good Stories for Great Holidays ed. by Frances Jenkins Olcott

Ranch Life and the Hunting Trail by Theodore Roosevelt

Across the Plains in 1844 by Catherine Sager

A Vindication of the Rights of Woman by Mary Wollstonecroft