Youth

Awards/Book Lists

Batchelder Award
Caldecott Medal
Coretta Scott King Award
Geisel Award
Geisel Award
Mitten Award
Newberry Award
Notable Children's Book Award
Notable Children's Book
        Odyssey Award Pura Belpre Award
Pura Belpre Award
Robert F. Silbert Award
Robert F. Sibert Award
YouPer Award
YouPer Award
Association for Library Service to Children

Association for Library Service for Children Book Recommendations
 

Books by Subject

 
 African American Biographies
 Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage
 Autobiographies
 Beginning Graphic Novels
 Biographies
 Biographies of Famous Women
 Black History Month
 Board Books
 Chinese New Year
 Cinco De Mayo
 Diverse Picture Books
 Early Chapter Books Series
 Earth Day
 Easter
Father's Day
 Financial Wellness Month
 Fourth of July
Great Outdoors Month
 High Contrast Books for Newborns
Holi
Juneteenth
LGBTQ+ Pride Month
 Memorial Day
 Mother's Day
 National Nutrition Month
 Passover
 Picture Book Read Alouds (PreK-Elementary)
 President's Day
 Purim
 Ramadan
 Space
 Star Wars
 Staying Safe During COVID-19
 St. Patrick's Day
 Tanabata
 Tough Topics
 Trailblazing Women Biographies
 Valentine's Day
 Winter

Books by Grade Level

 Early Reader - Beginning to Read
Early Reader - The Next Step
 Kindergarten
 Great Reads for First Grade
 First Grade
 Great Reads for Second Grade
 Second Grade
 Great Reads for Third Grade
 Great Reads for Fourth Grade
 

Picture Books

 Growth Mindset
 Potty Training
 Read Alouds (Pre K - Elem)

Summer Reading

The 2021 Summer Reading Book List was created by the Association for Library Service to  children (ALSC), a division of the American Library Association (ALA). Titles on this list were selected by members of ALSC’s Quicklists Consulting Committee.

Birth to Preschool
Grades K - 2
Grades 3 - 5
Grades 6 - 8

Reading Beyond: Advanced Book Lists

Lists developed by the American Library Association and the Children's Book Council designed to help adults recommend age appropriate titles that will challenge advanced readers.

For Children in Grades K-1 Reading at the 3rd Grade Level

For Children in Grades 2-3 Reading at the 5th Grade Level

For Children in Grades 4-6 Reading at the 7th Grade Level