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Recorded Books OneClickdigital is a digital audiobook database that allows users to download audiobooks to any iPod, iPhone, iPad, or computer running a Windows or Macintosh operating system.
These animated, talking picture e-books are both educational and entertaining!
The Children’s Book Council’s database of award-winning children’s and young adult books. Award winners are added monthly or as announced.
Awesome guide to fiction and non-fiction books, based on your personal likes and needs. Search by title, author, type, plot, words, or booklists.
Recommended fiction and non-fiction, including story collections, picture books and magazines for preschool through sixth grade.
Recommended fiction and non-fiction, including short story collections, for grades five through eight.
The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded 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.
Given to African American authors and illustrator for outstanding inspirational and educational contributions. Awarded by the Ethnic & Multicultural Information Exchange Round Table (EMIERT) of the American Library Association to commemorate the life and works of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and to honor Mrs. ... read more
Index of Book Awards from across six English-speaking countries (United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, England, and Ireland) compiled by Lisa R. Bartle, a Californian librarian.
"Information you can trust" for children, parents and teachers. The site is hosted by Drexel University's College of Information Science & Technology,
The Book Report Network presents information on books, series and authors.
Awarded 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.
The Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal is awarded annually by the ALSC, a division of the American Library Association, to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished informational book published in English during the preceding year.