Children's Literature Awards
Sue has compiled the following list of major Children's Literature Awards and Prizes.
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Sue's Recommended Books
Three times a year, Sue holds "New Book Looks" and presents "Children's Literature Updates" for the Commonwealth Libraries of Pennsylvania and various regional and individual library systems. She also presents updates for teachers in school districts in various states. The Book Looks for 2013 books will be held in Spring 2013, Fall 2013, and Winter 2014 (for books published at the end of 2013).
Lists of all recommended books are presented (files are in PDF format), along with videos of Sue describing her favorite titles from that season's list.
Access the lists of books for the Spring 2013 videos here:
Books highlighted in the four 2013 videos 86KB PDF
Full list of recommended books for Spring 2013 180KB PDF
Access the lists of books for the Spring 2012 videos here:
Books highlighted in the three 2012 videos 94KB PDF
Full list of recommended books for Spring 2012 184KB PDF
Access the lists of books for the Fall 2011 videos here:
Books for Tweens and Teens 119KB PDF
Books for Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers 135KB PDF
Books for K through Grade Three 123KB PDF