Award Winning Children's Books

Below are some lists of award winning children's books organized by award and year of receipt. These exceptional books are perfect for teacher lesson planning or for parents wanting to find the perfect book. Right now we just have a few award lists (Caldecott and Newbery), but we'll add more lists over time.

best picture books
The Caldecott Award is * THE * BIG * LIST* of the children's book world!  To see the complete list of these award winning children's books, with links to pictures and details on each amazing Caldecott book, click here.


best chapter books
What the Caldecott is to picture books, the Newbery Award is to chapter books.  These are the not-to-be-missed chapter books released each year! To see the complete list of Newbery Award winners, click here.


Check back soon for the best science kids books (NSTA Awards)! 
Each year, the National Science Teachers' Association picks the best children's science books published that year. To see the complete list of these award winning children's books, check back soon. It's almost done. :)


Check back soon for social studies award winners!  Each year, the National Council for the Social Studies picks the best history and social studies books published that year. To see the complete list of these award winning children's books, please check back soon.


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