A family of four reading together

What is PJ Library?

PJ Library sends free, award-winning books that celebrate Jewish values and culture to families with children from birth through 12 years old. Learn More.

How do I sign up?

Signing up is free, easy, and takes less than 3 minutes. Join today!

What to Read Next

Explore Reading Lists
Find books for every occasion. From holidays to humor and from board books to b-mitzvah, we have a reading list to match. Don't worry, tweens -- there's more for you on the PJ Our Way blog.

History in the Making
Kids love fascinating real-life and history-inspired stories too. Discover a new favorite, including biographies and historical fiction.


Best Summer Ever

Stories for Overnight Campers
Summer's here, and that means summer camp! We have the perfect camp-themed reading list and a Mad Libs-style game to make up a silly packing list.

Beat the Heat
We've got summer reading tips so the stories don't stop, easy outside activities to keep everyone busy, and even kid-friendly cities to visit on your summer road trip.

PJ Library Presents

Listen at home or on the go with two new magical podcasts, available everywhere you get podcasts.

Beyond the BookcaseFamiliar fairy tales come to life when Miri and Micah visit the wonderful land of Mashal. 

Afternoons with MimiEveryone's favorite grandmother, Mimi, reads books, folktales, and original stories that will capture the imaginations of young and old alike.

Kindness to Animals

Why We Chose This Book

The Story Behind Your Favorite Stories
Curious how PJ Library's Book Selection Committee chooses what to send? Here's the backstory behind some of our selections.

Submitting to PJ Library
If you have an idea for a PJ Library book, let us know! Learn more about our selection process and how to submit a manuscript.

The Next Chapter of PJ Library: PJ Our Way

PJ Our Way is for kids ages 9-12, and it's kid-driven. They choose their own books each month, creating a tailored experience totally based on their own interests and reading level.

Learn more and sign up your middle grade reader.