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EDUC 412 - Children's Literature: Resources

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Association for Library Services for Children Awards   American Library Association site links to Coretta Scott King, Caldecott, and Newbery awards as well as vetted lists of books, authors, and illustrators.

Beverly Cleary Children's Choice Award  This award is to encourage reading by highlighting good quality literature (fiction and nonfiction) written on the second - third grade reading level, taking into account text, format and the illustrations of the books. The award is sponsored by the Oregon Association of School Libraries.

The Cooperative Children’s Book Center  A portal of Children/Youth Literature sites, resources, and services from the Education Department of the University of Wisconsin. Especially helpful is the authors and illustrators link.

International Literacy Association  Annotated reading lists of titles selected by children, young adults, librarians, and teachers.

Notable Children’s Books, American Library Association Annual list created by librarians for the American Library Association.

Parents Choice Awards   A nonprofit organization dedicated to reviewing and recognizing products including books to recommend for parents.