Suggestions by Age/Grade
- Good Books for Toddlers (PDF)
- Good Books for Kindergarten (PDF)
- Good Books for Grade 1 (PDF)
- Good Books for Grade 2 (PDF)
- Good Books for Grade 3 (PDF)
- Good Books for Grade 4 (PDF)
- Good Books for Grade 5 (PDF)
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.
The Newbery Medal is 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.
THEODOR SEUSS GEISEL AWARD
The Theodor Seuss Geisel Award, established in 2004, is given annually (beginning in 2006) to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished contribution to the body of American children's literature known as beginning reader books published in the United States during the preceding year.
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Novelist K-8 is a fiction database with easy-to-use subject access to fiction titles aimed at the K-8 population. Includes reading lists, author and book read-a-likes and genre overviews.