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Whether you’re looking for biographies or mystery novels, Lexile measures can help you find books that match your child’s reading level. You can use their Lexile reader measure as a starting point. Use the resources below to learn more about how to connect your child with books that are engaging, have the right amount of challenge and will keep your child comprehending the text.

Find Books that Match Your Child’s Lexile Measure

Our free “Find a Book” tool can help you build reading lists. You can choose books based on reading level and subject matter (science fiction, informational, etc.).

Look Up a Book’s Measure

Know the book but need a Lexile text measure? Learn how to find it quickly.

Build a Summer Reading List

If they don’t read during summer, your child’s reading ability may backslide. Here’s some guidance on creating summer reading lists.

About Lexile Codes

Is there an “AD” or “NC” in front of the Lexile text measure? Here’s what those codes mean and how to use them to find content that’s engaging and age-appropriate.

Lexile “Find a Book” Tool

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