Curtis Kids: Kids’ Book Lists and Links
ALA Notable Children’s Books
Outstanding books “that reflect and encourage children’s interests in exemplary ways”
Boston Globe – Horn Book Awards
For excellence in children’s and young adult literature in three categories: Fiction and Poetry, Nonfiction, and Picture Books
Awarded to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children
The Maine Children’s Choice Picture Book Project
The Children’s Literature Web Site Guide
Internet resources related to books for children and young adults; book lists, authors, ideas.
Recommended books for guys from author Jon Scieszka
I Love Nature Books
Curtis patron and marine scientist Susan Olcott reviews nature picture books for children.
Juvenile Series and Sequels
Alphabetical lists of your favorite series titles! Search by series title, series subject, book title or book author.
Maine Student Book Award Reading List
Great titles for kids in grades 4-8. Vote for your favorites!
Award given to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children
Fractured Fairy Tales and Folk Tales
Ever hear of Chickerella? Try these traditional tales with a twist!
Exploring Immigration through Fiction
To leave home and make a life in a new country can be exciting, harrowing, challenging, and uplifting. These novels give a glimpse into the varied immigrant and refugee experience.