The winners of the E.B. White Read-Aloud Awards, reflecting the playful, well-paced language, the engaging themes, and the universal appeal embodied by E.B. White’s collection of beloved books, are: E.B. WHITE READ-ALOUD AWARD – MIDDLE READER Flora and Ulysses by more »
Locomotive by Brian Floca won the Caldecott Award for best illustrated children’s book. Presents a visual exploration of America’s early railroads, examining the sounds, speed, and strength of the fledgling transcontinental locomotives and the experiences of pioneering travelers. Journey, written more »
The Newbery Award and honor books were recently announced. Flora and Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo has won the Newbery Medal as the best children’s book of 2013. Rescuing a squirrel after an accident involving a vacuum cleaner, comic-reading cynic Flora more »
Caldecott Award This is not my hat – J. Klassen A follow-up to the award-winning I Want My Hat Back follows the antics of a tiny fish who wears a perfectly fitting round blue hat while trying to avoid an enormous sleeping more »
This 2012 Notable Children’s Book is a charmer as brightly colored dots and the accompanying rhymes demonstrate antonyms and synonyms. A perfect choice to read to your toddler. Dot by Patricia Intriago.
The Buckeye Children’s Book Award is now seeking nominations for 2011. Ohio is the only state to have a statewide book award program nominated and voted on exclusively by students. Students may nominate their favorite books until March 10. The top more »