Barrington Public Library

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Reading Suggestions


Children Book Awards

Asian/Pacifica American Award: Works about Asian/Pacific Americans and their heritage of all ages.

Batchelder Award: Top children's books from outside of the United States.

Belpré Medal Award: Top Latinx children's books.

Caldecott Medal Award: Best children's book with incredible art work.

Children's Literature Legacy Award: List of authors that have made great contributions to children's literature.

Coretta Scott King Award: African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults.

Geisel Award: Top reads for early readers.

Great Stone Face Book Award: Top books voted on by grades 4-6th.

Ladybug Award: Top picture books voted on by grades pre-k to 3rd.

Newbery Medal Award: Best children literature as chosen by the Association for Library Service to Children.

Odyssey Award: Best audio books for children or young adults.

Schneider Family Award: Best books about children with disabilities for multiple age levels.

Sibert Medal Award: Great informational books for children.

Stonewall Book Award: For the best LGBTQ+ books in a variety of genres.