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Book Resources

Resources for book activities and contests' support.

Book Resources


Book Awards

ALA/ALSC Literary & Related Awards:

Newbery Medal, Caldecott Medal, Wilder Medal, Carnegie Medal, Batchelder Award, Belpre Medal, Sibert Medal, Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Award, Geisel Award

Multnomah County Library List of Book Awards:

 Beverly Cleary Award, Randolph Caldecott Medal, John Newbery Medal, Coretta Scott King Award, Michael L Printz Award, The Young Reader?s Choice Awards, Association for Library Service to Children, Association of Jewish Libraries Children's Book Awards, Database of Award Winning Children's Literature

OASL Book Awards:

Beverly Cleary Children's Choice Award, Young Readers Choice Award, Newbery Medal, Caldecott Medal. Oregon State Treasurer's Book Donation Program

Reading Lists

The Horn Book Recommended Books:


Annotated Reading Lists for Children and Young Adults:

African-American, American Historical Fiction, American History and Biography. Boston Globe, Horn Book Awards, Children's Classics, Fanfare Lists, Halloween, International History, Paperbacks, Pet Stories, Poetry, Winter Holidays

 Internet Public Library Kid Space Reading Zone:


Links to authors and online stories


 Kids Books


Links to books by genre and by grade

Multnomah County Library Kids Reading and Writing:

 Authors, illustrators and characters, book awards, book reviews by kids, booklists, poetry, reading web sites, stories online, young writers