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Children’s Literature

  • Children’s Literature Network
    This site is dedicated to those who are passionate about reading and discussing children’s literature.
  • Children’s Literature Network: Author and Illustrator Members
    This list, which is composed alphabetically by last name, will take you directly a brief biography of each author/illustrator which includes a profile of his/her work. The current personal webpage and of each member is included.
  • Association for Library Service to Children: Notable Children’s Books
    Each year a committee of the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) identifies the best of the best in children's books. This list contains the 2009 selections.
  • Children’s Book Council: Children’s Choices Booklist
    This resource contains annotated lists of the Children’s Choice winning titles dating back to 1998.
  • The Horn Book
    In addition to information on various children's literature authors, this site also includes current children's literature news, a virtual history exhibit, and a list of some of the best children's books of the year.
  • Literature for Children
    Literature for Children is a digitized collection of children's literature published largely in the United States and Great Britain from before 1850 to beyond 1950. Use the menu on the right-hand side of the page to generate a title list of books in the collection.
  • Kristine O’Connell George: Children’s Poetry
    One of the few websites dedicated entirely to poetry for young readers, this resource includes information about O’Connell’s published work, sample poems, audio recordings and podcasts, teacher’s guides, and poetry activities for students.