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!

A family reading together

Best Summer Ever

Stories for Overnight Campers

Summer is on the way, 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.

Favorite Books for Purchase

PJ Publishing

Looking for a baby gift? Share your favorite PJ Publishing board book with new parents. PJ Library's storefront has copies of Todah, Fridays Are Special, Havdalah Sky, and more to purchase.

PJ Library Aprons

Cook together as a family in matching PJ Library aprons, available in multiple child and adult sizes.

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.

A child holding a puppy

Advocating for Animals

Kindness to Living Things

Showing compassion to animals is a mitzvah, tza'ar ba'alei chayim. Read these books aloud during Animal Rights Awareness Week and discover ways to practice this value.

Protect the Bees

For a tiny animal, bees make a giant contribution to Jewish traditions, like honey for Rosh Hashanah and flowers for the Shabbat table.

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.