Check out the links below to find recommendations for award winning books. Each link is outside the Anchorage School District and will open in a new window.Each link is outside the Anchorage School District and will open in a new window.
Caldecott Winners »
The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
Coretta Scott King Winners »
Given to African American authors and illustrator for outstanding inspirational and educational contributions, the Coretta Scott King Book Award titles promote understanding and appreciation of the culture of all peoples and their contribution to the realization of the American dream.
International Book Awards »
A list of awards given to children's books from across the world - including Canada, Britain, Australia, New Zealand, and others.
Newbery Winners »
The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
Other U.S. Book Awards »
A list of awards given to U.S. children's books.
Outstanding Science Trade Books »
The books that appear in these lists were selected as outstanding children's science trade books. They were selected by a book review panel appointed by the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) and assembled in cooperation with the Children's Book Council (CBC).