Gotta Read ‘Em All: Pokemon at the Library

Winter is a big season for Pokemon; what better place is there to celebrate a love for pocket monsters than at your local library?

Pokemon first appeared in the United States in 1998. Since the original games, the franchise grew into quite the media empire, with many video games, TV shows, movies, manga, and more! The Pokemon franchise includes both adult and child fans and thousands of people across the planet enjoy Pokemon. So what does the library have to offer?

Chief among our many Pokemon items available is the manga. These are based on the games, but come with original twists and developments that keep readers on their feet. Below is the first volume, along with the most recent one:

Pokémon Adventures

Pokémon XY

We also have a variety of books for aspiring Pokemon Masters looking for an extra edge:

Pokémon Gotta Catch 'em All!


If you are a fan of the show, we have quite a few collections and movies:

Pokémon Elements


Pokemon: The First Movie is available for streaming on Hoopla!

We also have a variety of ebooks available:

Pokémon Go

Pokémon Cards

There's also streamed music:

Pokémon, the First Movie

Totally, Pokémon

That's a lot of Pokemon stuff to come check out! But wait, there's more! If you are a fan of the mobile game Pokemon Go, you can visit your local library to find pokemon lurking in the shelves. Several of our branches are featured on Pokemon Go maps, so be sure to check out your local branch of the St. Tammany Parish Library. 

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