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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 Book

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

Chickadee Award
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.

Guys Read
Recommended books for guys from author Jon Scieszka

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!

Newbery Medal
Award given to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children

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Dealing with Deployment
Books for military families about dealing with a parent’s extended absence

Fractured Fairy Tales and Folk Tales
Ever hear of Chickerella? Try these traditional tales with a twist!

Kids Gift Book Ideas 2013
Fun to Pore Over

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