Book Awards/Book Suggestions/Book Clubs
Perrot Library Youth Services picks for best books
Nutmeg Children's Book Award encourages Connecticut children in grades 4-6 to read quality literature and to choose their favorite from a list of ten nominated titles.
Caldecott Award is given to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
Newbery Award is given to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
American Library Association's Notable Children's Books
New York Time's Bestseller Lists
Diane's Books in Greenwich - 20 years and going strong!
Just One More Book "A podcast about the books we love and why we love them - recorded in our favorite coffee shop". Any new podcasts are temporarily on hold, as one half of this husband/wife team has breast cancer. All of the older podcasts are still active and are amazing, however.
ABOUT Children's Literature Raising readers and what to read to them.
Scholastic Flashlight Readers for games and activities that take you into your favorited books, including exclusive author info, photos, audio and notes from the authors themselves!
BookHive - a guide to Children's Literature and Books from Charlotte Mecklenburg Library.
Read, Kiddo, Read - a website by James Patterson to get kids excited about books.
Guys Read - a web-based literacy program for boys whose mission is to help boys become self-motivated, lifelong readers.
ABookandaHug - where young readers can now write their own reviews of their favorite books.
ON-LION - a New York Public Library resource.