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!

Light Up the Night

All Eight Nights
Jewish families around the world celebrate Hanukkah. That means lighting the hanukkiah, eating delicious fried foods, playing dreidel, and learning about the Maccabees. But the best part is building your own special traditions as a family.

School Resources
Are you the designated Hanukkah parent at your child's school? Find story suggestions and activity ideas for preschool, kindergarten, and elementary ages.


Talking About Israel

Resources to Help Families Discuss and Process
If you are struggling, as many of us do, to navigate conversations about events in Israel with your children or grandchildren, we’ve compiled a shortlist of resources that are updated on a continuous basis.

For more, please follow PJ Library on social media.

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

A Gift for Families

Stories We Share
This Hanukkah, PJ Library invites you to tell the story of Hanukkah – and create your own stories – using special Hanukkah storytelling cubes that subscribers are being mailed as a 2023 Hanukkah gift.

Spin to Win
Younger subscribers are receiving a giant paper dreidel, and each letter - Nun, Gimel, Hey, and Shin - is a colorful character to meet.

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.