Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading

The Caldecott Medal - Awarded annually by the ALSC to the artist of the most distinguished picture book for children.

The Newbery Medal -Awarded annually by the ALSC to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American Literature for children.

The Coretta Scott King Book Award - The award is given to an African American author and an African American illustrator for an outstandingly inspirational and educational contribution..

The Children's Literature Web Guide - On-line stories, kids' writing, and information about books, authors, book awards, and storytelling.

Read Kiddo Read - Book recommendations by age level from author James Patterson.  Dedicated to making kids readers for life.

What's New in Children's Books - Educator Peggy Sharp's list of favorite new books for children.

WWWonderful World of Children's Literature - Former 5th Grade teacher and author of How to Get Your Child to Love Reading , Esme Raji Codell, reviews and recommends books for children.