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Book Awards Lists
Africa Access: Africa Access was founded in 1989 to help schools, public libraries, and parents improve the quality of their K-12 collections on Africa.
Pura Belpre Award: The Pura Belpré Award, established in 1996, is presented annually to a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth.
Australian Children's Book of the Year: The Children's Book Council of Australia is a not for profit, volunteer run organisation which aims to engage the community with literature for young Australians.Bank Street College Spanish Bilingual Book Awards
International Literacy Association: Children's Choice Reading List: A reading list with a twist, in which children themselves evaluate the books and vote for their favourites.
Governor General Literature Award: Illustrated
Horn Book Award: The awards promote Canadian literature, and encourage Canadians to read.
Odyssey Award: audio book awards
Outstanding Science Trade Books Award: National Science Teachers Association
Newberry Award: Awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
Red Cedar Award: B.C.'s Young Readers Choice Awards
Bank Street College Book Award: The Children’s Book Committee was founded more than 100 years ago to help parents, teachers, and librarians choose the books that children will find captivating and transforming. Every year it produces comprehensive annotated book lists for children aged infant through 16.