Starting School Picture Books

A curated selection of library resources to prompt conversations with children and prepare them for starting school.
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Starting Preschool



Starting Prep


Other Resources


Yarra Libraries Podcast: Bridget's Back-to-School Books

School can be daunting for kids and adults alike - and as with most problems, you know we have a book-based solution in mind. Our children's librarian Bridget Gray recommends her top five back-to-school reads, and explains how picture books can help you approach subjects your child might find difficult in daily life.