Booklists for Kids

Award Winners:

Caldecott Medal

The Caldecott award is issued annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.

Newbery Medal

The Newbery award is issued annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.

Pennsylvania Young Reader’s Choice Award

Sponsored by the Pennsylvania School Librarians Association, this award promotes the reading of quality books by young people in Pennsylvania by honoring authors whose works have been recognized by the students in the state.

 

Recommended Reading:

Miss Mel’s Picture Book Recommendations: Arctic Animals

NPR Welcome to Story Hour: 100 Favorite Books for Young Readers

A curated list built from listener recommendations and picks from an expert panel of judges.

Scholastic: Book Lists & Recommendations Divided by Ages

Includes trending titles, favorite series, popular themes, and activities.

NoveList K-8: Recommended reading lists for kids ages 0-teen.
Where to Find Diverse Books (We Need Diverse Books): List of sites that offer recommendations for diverse titles.
Banned & Challenged Books: Includes lists of frequently banned and challenged books and more information about Banned Books Week.
Reading Olympics: Books lists for elementary, middle, and high school as well as further information about Reading Olympics events in Delaware County.
Children’s Notable Lists: Annual lists from the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, which identify the best of the best in children’s book, recordings, and digital media.