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  • About.com: Children's Books
    Directory to children's book authors and online resources. Also offers buying guides for specific topics and events, annotated lists of titles for specific age groups, and notes on author visits.
    childrensbooks.about.com
  • ACHUKA Children's Books UK
    Provides children's book news, interviews, publication notices, author profiles, and more.
    www.achuka.co.uk
  • ALSC Blog
    Read about children's literature news and events on the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) blog.
    www.alsc.ala.org/blog
  • Better Children's Books
    A site devoted to building better readers through better children's books. Find information on reading and how to find quality children's books.
    www.better-childrens-books.com
  • Books Illustrated
    A gallery of Australian children's books and original illustrations.
    www.booksillustrated.com.au
  • Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site
    Reviews of great books for kids. Plus activities to teach particular subjects, curriculum areas, and themes.
    www.carolhurst.com
  • Children's Books and Reading
    Extensive collection of recommended books for children and young adults. Includes practical tips and techniques to help children become successful readers.
    www.childrens-books-and-reading.com
  • Children's Books Guide
    Information on children's books, including reviews, tips, and shopping guides.
    www.childrensbooksguide.com
  • Children's Books of the Early Soviet Era
    Exhibit of covers and artwork from the 1920s and 1930s, emphasizing the post-1917 aesthetic quality, linguistic variety, and thematic diversity.
    digital.library.mcgill.ca/russian/toc.htm
  • Children's Books Online: The Rosetta Project [pick] [read review]
    Online library of antique children's books which were published in the 19th and early 20th century.
    www.childrensbooksonline.org
  • Children's Literature Center
    From the Library of Congress. Offers resources for the study of children's literature.
    www.loc.gov/rr/child
  • Children's Literature Web Guide (CLWG)
    Children's Literature Web Guide features discussion boards, awards listings, teaching ideas, and more online resources related to books for children and young adults.
    www.ucalgary.ca/~dkbrown
  • Children's Literature, Chiefly from the Nineteenth Century
    Archived exhibit of children's books from the nineteenth century, including primers, alphabet books, and storybooks.
    www.sc.edu/library/spcoll/kidlit/kidlit/kidlit.html
  • ChildrensPictureBooks.info
    Information and book reviews to help parents, grandparents, and teachers select excellent picture books for children. Also features picture books for math, social studies, science, and other subjects.
    childrenspicturebooks.info
  • Childrenstory.com
    Features nursery rhymes, fairy tales, holiday stories, and more.
    www.childrenstory.com
  • Dreams of Space
    Depictions of space in children's books.
    www.dreamsofspace.com
  • Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, The
    Showcasing a collection of picture book art from around the world.
    www.picturebookart.org
  • GoodReads: Children's Books
    Browse through the most popular children's books listed on GoodReads and read member ratings and reviews.
    www.goodreads.com/shelf/show?shelf=childrens-books
  • Hockliffe Project
    Promotes the study of early British children's literature through access to the late 18th and early 19th century children's collection housed at De Montfort University.
    www.cta.dmu.ac.uk/projects/Hockliffe
  • International Children's Digital Library
    Features children's books from around the world, selected by kids and adults.
    www.icdlbooks.org
  • Just For Kids Who Love Books
    Hey you! Yes, you there, sitting in that chair reading these words on your computer screen. Are you a kid? Do you like reading books? Find out about your favorite authors, titles, and series.
    www.alanbrown.com
  • Just One More Book!!
    A podcast about the children's books we love and why we love them - recorded in our favorite coffee shop.
    www.justonemorebook.com
  • KidLit
    Presents literature and art for and by children, plus resources for writers of children's literature.
    www.mgfx.com/kidlit
  • KidLitosphere Central
    The ?KidLitosphere? is a community of reviewers, librarians, teachers, authors, illustrators, publishers, parents, and other book enthusiasts who blog about children's and young adult literature.
    www.kidlitosphere.org
  • Kidsreads.com
    Features children's book reviews, polls, questions and games, reading lists, author bios and interviews, tips on starting bookclubs for kids, and a newsletter.
    www.kidsreads.com
  • Kidsreads.com: Book Clubs
    Reading guides for kids and information on starting and running book clubs.
    www.kidsreads.com/clubs
  • LoveToKnow Childrens Books
    Features articles and tips on how to evaluate children's books and choose the right books.
    childrens-books.lovetoknow.com/Main_Page
  • Missouri Writes For Kids
    Promotes literacy and creativity by introducing young readers to Missouri authors and their books. Project of the Drury University Department of Education.
    mowrites4kids.drury.edu
  • MysteryNet's Kids Mysteries
    Features mysteries to solve, scary stories, and magic tricks for kids.
    kids.mysterynet.com
  • On-Lion for Kids
    The New York Public Library's web site for kids, including kids' book reviews, staff picks, and games.
    kids.nypl.org
  • Picture Book Report
    Illustrators' project: fifteen illustrators will reach out to their favorite books and create wonderful pieces of art in response to the text that has moved them, shaped them, or excited them.
    picturebookreport.com
  • Pop-up and Movable Books: A Tour Through Their History [pick] [read review]
    From the 19th century to the present. Features examples from the Weaver Collection, University of North Texas.
    www.library.unt.edu/rarebooks/exhibits/popup2/default.htm
  • ReadKiddoRead.com
    Find great books for your children or the children you teach. Bestselling author James Patterson's site guides you through titles, reviews, and exclusive content on the books children will love, and readies you when they ask for more.
    readkiddoread.com
  • Ricochet
    Resources from the Centre International d'Etudes en Litterature de Jeunesse. Includes an annotated bibliography of children's books, with information on illustrators and films.
    www.ricochet-jeunes.org/eng/biblio
  • Saffron Tree
    Blog dedicated to children's books and literature. Offers picture books, literacy links, reading resources, authors, and more.
    saffrontree.blogspot.com
  • Scholastic.com - The Stacks for Kids
    The Stacks for Kids is a cool destination about books, reading, authors, and games. Kids connect to books through online friends in their community profiles.
    www.scholastic.com/kids/stacks
  • South Asian Children's Books and Software
    Listing of books written in English with themes relating to South Asia. Includes books about South Asian immigrants to the U.S.
    www.sawnet.org/kidsbooks
  • Swedish Institute for Children's Books
    Library and information center for children's and young people's literature.
    www.sbi.kb.se
  • TeachingBooks
    Multimedia children's literature database that connects educators and families with authors, books, and authoritative teaching materials.
    www.teachingbooks.net
  • Whatcha Reading Now?
    The fabulous girls of Whatcha Reading Now promise to bring you books for kids and teens that will make you think, cry, laugh out loud, or keep you at the edge of your seat.
    www.whatchareadingnow.com
  • Wikipedia: Children's Literature
    Hyperlinked article providing basic characteristics, history, awards, links, and a timeline of important works for the genre.
    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Children%27s_literature
  • Wonderful World of Pop-Up and Animated Books
    Features an extensive personal collection of children's pop-up books. Includes images and stats.
    www.popupbooks.net
  • Writeworks
    Journal of student writing generated in writing residencies. Elementary and secondary schools.
    www.writeworks.net
  • Yahoo! Shine: Books
    An online community for parents to discuss the best books for children, popular children's books and educational books for children at Shine on Yahoo!. Learn which children's books are best for your child.
    shine.yahoo.com/topic/books
 

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