Book Resources

Reading Promotion Activities

Oregon Battle of the Books
Oregon Battle of the Books is a statewide reading competition for students in grades 3-12. 

Book Awards

ALA/ALSC Literary & Related Awards
Newbery Medal, Caldecott Medal, Wilder Medal, Carnegie Medal, Batchelder Award, Belpre Medal, Sibert Medal, Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Award, Geisel Award 

OASL Book Awards
Beverly Cleary Children's Choice Award, Oregon Reader's Choice Award, Newbery Medal, Caldecott Medal, Oregon State Treasurer's Book Donation Program

Multnomah County Library List of Book Awards
Beverly Cleary Award, Randolph Caldecott Medal, John Newbery Medal, Coretta Scott King Award, Michael L Printz Award, The Young Reader's Choice Awards, Association for Library Service to Children, Association of Jewish Libraries Children's Book Awards, Database of Award Winning Children's Literature

Reading Lists and Author Pages

The Horn Book Recommended Books
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nnotated Reading Lists for Children and Young Adults: African-American, American Historical Fiction, American History and Biography. Boston Globe, Horn Book Awards, Children's Classics, Fanfare Lists, Halloween, International History, Paperbacks, Pet Stories, Poetry, Winter Holidays

Internet Public Library's Kid Space Reading Zone
Links to authors and online stories

Seminole County Public Library's Kids' Page
Links to books by genre and by grade

Multnomah County Library Kids' Book Center
Authors, illustrators and characters, book awards, book reviews by kids, booklists, poetry, reading web sites, stories online, young writers