Book Lists

Youth Book Awards

Caldecott Book Award

Awarded annually to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children

Newberry Book Award

Awarded annual to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.

(Theodor Seuss) Geisel Award

Awarded annually to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished American book for beginning readers published in English in the United States during the preceding year.

Sibert Medal

Awarded annually to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished informational book published in the United States in English during the preceding year.

Children's Notable Lists

Awarded by the American Library Association to the best in children's materials.

Monarch Books

K-3rd reader's choice books by the Illinois Library Association

Bluestem Books

3rd-5th reader's choice books by the Illinois Library Association

Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award

4th-8th reader's choice books by the Illinois Library Association

 

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