Booklists

The American Library Association’s Award Lists
http://www.ala.org/ala/awardsgrants/index.cfm
This site includes links to dozens of lists of children’s and young adult book awards including Caldecott, Newbery, Geisel, and Carnegie Medal winners. The site also includes links to lists of notable software, dvds, and audio recordings

John Scieszka’s Guys Read
http://www.guysread.com
This popular author’s site will help “boys find stuff they like to read”.

Carol Hurst’s Children’s Literature Site
http://www.carolhurst.com/index.html
This is a collection of reviews of great books for kids, ideas of ways to use them in the classroom and collections of books and activities about particular subjects, curriculum areas, themes and professional topics.

KidsReads
www.kidsreads.com
KidsReads is a place for kids to find information about favorite books, series and authors. It includes reviews of new titles and interviews with authors. Also find here: trivia games,
word scrambles and contests.


Juvenile Series and Sequels
www.mcpl.lib.mo.us/readers/series/juv/
This database of about 30,000 entries is the place to find out: “What comes next?” For birth through 12th grade.