Use Destiny Quest to find books that are
similar to the books you typically read,
that are in your Reading level,
or that are in your Lexile range.
1. Log on to Destiny & choose the middle school. Select Destiny Quest from the left side of your screen.You will see the word Find and a search bar. Type in the title of your book. A picture of the book will appear. Click on the book once and you will see a screen on the right appear that is titled "You May Also Like". Suggested book titles will be listed if we have them in our library collection.
2. To search by Reading Level or Lexile, click on the Advanced Search tab found across the top of your screen in Destiny Quest. Use the drop down menu under the word "choose". Select Reading Level and type in a grade number range such as from 5 to 8. Select the GO button. Advance your bookshelf by clicking on "next". Select Lexile range from the drop down menu and type in the numbers that are 50 points below your Lexile and 100 points above. For example if your Lexile is 900 you would use a range from 850 to 1000. Select the GO button. Advance your bookshelf by clicking on "next".
If you are a student who sometimes struggles to understand and enjoy fiction visit the library and check out the ORCA series. You will find the right book for your interest and reading level. If you enjoy listening to great stories ask about ebooks.
Have an android or iPhone? Get the YALSA TEEN BOOK FINDER app and keep current with the best books for teens. Visit YALSA by clicking here. Use Destiny to check if our school library has the book.
Trying to find a book like the one you just finished? The site, Book Browse, will give you "read-alikes" by title or author. As a nonmember you will be given two recommended books. Click on the book stack. Use Destiny to check if our school library has the book.