Amherst County Public Library

Kids & Teens

The Library offers a full range of programs and services for children and young adults.

An interactive website for young learners eager to explore information about the world around them. From dinosaurs to tough trucks, Early Learning features games, read a-louds with word-by-word highlighting in English and Spanish. Classic songs, nursery rhymes and fairy tales are also featured. Early Learning also features a section for grown ups and educators help make the most of the website.

  • This eBook/eAudiobook collection, offered 2/1/21 to 2/1/22, is an online collection that has new books every month that can be read in a browser or on any device.
  • For all users, please use the username: VirginiaReader and the password: VirginiaReader.
  • Download the app from Google Play or the Apple Store for free or view in your browser.
  • Use the filter symbol to search by grade level. English and Spanish languages are available.

NoveList K-8 Plus

  • Can’t decide what to read next? Use Novelist to discover your next favorite author, series, or title!



  • Amherst Library
    434.946.9488, ext. 1

    382 South Main Street
    P.O. Box 370
    Amherst, VA 24521

    Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri 10am-6pm
    Tues 10am-8pm
    Sat 10am-2pm

  • Jacob Etter, Director

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  • Madison Heights Library
    434.946.9488, ext. 2

    200 River James Shopping Center
    Madison Heights, VA 24572

    Mon 10am-8pm
    Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri 10am-6pm
    Sat 10am-2pm

This site is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services. It is managed by the The Library of Virginia Library Development and Networking Division.