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Children's Book Shelves

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Booklists

Goodreads

Vote for Best Picturebooks and Best Middle Grade and Children’s Books.

NoveList Plus 

Book suggestions for all ages. 

ReadKiddoRead

Started by James Patterson, this site gives suggestions for choosing the perfect book.

Recommended Literature List 

Provided by the California Department of Education for students in grades prekindergarten through twelve.

Juvenile Series and Sequels

Which book comes when in your favorite series?  Mid-Continent Public Library's database contains over 36,000 books in 4,900 series titles.

LAPL.org

Recommended Reading lists from the  Los Angeles Public Library

Guys Read

Great books for boys.

Read-Alike Collection

Try these read-alike suggestions from the Association of Children’s Librarians of Northern California

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And the Award Goes to...

California Young Reader Medal

An annual award given to books in five categories selected and voted by California schoolchildren.

Caldecott Medal

The Caldecott Medal is presented each year to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.

Newberry Medal

The Newbery Medal is presented each year to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.

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