"HOO" knows good books? VPL knows where you can look for them!
Here is a listing of websites that will lead you to award winning and
suggested book lists.
A listing of children's picture books recommended by VPL. Includes short summary of books and a direct link to our online catalog.
A listing of children's chapter books recommended by VPL. Includes short summary of books and a direct link to our online catalog.
Each year a commitee of the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), a division of the American Library Association, identifies the best of the best in children's books.
The Texas Bluebonnet Award (TBA) reading program was established in 1979 to encourage Texas children to read more books, explore a variety of current books, develop powers of discrimination, and identify their favorite books.
Awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
Awarded annually by the Association for Library Services for Children to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
The Theodor Seuss Geisel Award is given annually to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished American book for beginning readers published in English in the United States during the preceding year.
Awarded to African American authors and illustrators for outstanding inspirational and educational contributions.