Award-Winning Books

Looking for a great kids' book? From the Newbery Medal to the Coretta Scott King Book Award, the must-read books on this list have all been honored by one of the United States' top book prizes. You'll find picks for all ages -- from early readers to teen bookworms -- in a range of genres. Whether they've won a Caldecott or a Michael L. Printz award, they're all worth checking out. These excellent award winners are already on their way to becoming classics in children's literature. And for more essential books for kids, try our list of the 50 Books All Kids Should Read Before They're 12.

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Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site Book Poster Image
Charming bedtime book is magic for truck lovers.
By Sherri Duskey Rinker
(2012)
(2011)
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Make Way for Ducklings Book Poster Image
Kids and parents enjoy this story about family.
By Robert McCloskey
(2003)
(1969)
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The Snowy Day Book Poster Image
Classic captures a kid's delight in freshly fallen snow.
By Ezra Jack Keats
(2003)
(1962)
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Where the Wild Things Are Book Poster Image
Classic all-ages masterpiece has a wild imagination.
By Maurice Sendak
(2001)
(1969)
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You Are (Not) Small Book Poster Image
Snuggly, fun picture book about sizing the world up.
By Anna Kang
(2014)
(2014)
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The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend Book Poster Image
Cute, fresh take on having an imaginary friend.
By Dan Santat
(2014)
(2014)
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All-of-a-Kind Family Hanukkah Book Poster Image
Little sister finds way to contribute in warm holiday story.
By Emily Jenkins
(2018)
(2018)
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A Ball for Daisy Book Poster Image
Wordless story of dog's ball loss mirrors kids' emotions.
By Chris Raschka
(2012)
(2011)
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A Big Mooncake for Little Star Book Poster Image
Girl sneaks nibbles, mooncake wanes in cozy bedtime charmer.
By Grace Lin
(2018)
(2018)
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Book Fiesta! Book Poster Image
Beautiful bilingual book may inspire adventures in reading.
By Pat Mora
(2010)
(2009)
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Dona Flor: A Tall Tale About a Giant Woman with a Great Big Heart Book Poster Image
A giant saves the day in muy magical story.
By Pat Mora
(2006)
(2006)
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Flora and the Flamingo Book Poster Image
Girl makes a feathered friend in whimsical, wordless outing.
By Molly Idle
(2013)
(2013)
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Fry Bread Book Poster Image
Lyrical tale shows role of special food in family, culture.
By Kevin Noble Maillard
(2019)
(2019)
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Kitten's First Full Moon Book Poster Image
Kids will connect with Kitten and her dilemma.
By Kevin Henkes
(2004)
(2004)
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Last Stop on Market Street Book Poster Image
Tender story of Nana showing grandson city beauty via bus.
By Matt de la Peña
(2015)
(2015)
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The Lion & the Mouse Book Poster Image
Retold fable with out-of-this-world art; a true keepsake.
By Jerry Pinkney
(2010)
(2009)
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My Friend Rabbit Book Poster Image
Award-winning book with great preschool lessons.
By Eric Rohmann
(2007)
(2002)
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This Is Not My Hat Book Poster Image
Little fish tries to outsmart big one in funny thief tale.
By Jon Klassen
(2012)
(2012)
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We Are Water Protectors Book Poster Image
Powerful words, vibrant images inspire care for the earth.
By Carole Lindstrom
(2020)
(2020)
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A Boy and a Jaguar Book Poster Image
Inspiring true story of stutterer and his work with animals.
By Alan Rabinowitz
(2014)
(2014)
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Charlie & Mouse, Book 1 Book Poster Image
Charming early reader about two adorable brothers.
By Laurel Snyder
(2018)
(2017)
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Double Bass Blues Book Poster Image
Gorgeous story of a boy's excellence and the power of music.
By Andrea J. Loney
(2020)
(2019)
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Dreamers Book Poster Image
Gorgeous, joyous book about immigrant mom and child.
By Yuyi Morales
(2018)
(2018)
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Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World's Most Famous Bear Book Poster Image
Moving story of bear that inspired Winnie-the-Pooh.
By Lindsay Mattick
(2016)
(2015)
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Flotsam Book Poster Image
Underwater fantasy world revealed in magical watercolors.
By David Wiesner
(2007)
(2006)
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Hello Lighthouse Book Poster Image
Unique, engaging look at the life of a lighthouse keeper.
By Sophie Blackall
(2019)
(2018)
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Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race Book Poster Image
Picture book intro to important, inspirational story.
By Margot Lee Shetterly, Winifred Conkling
(2018)
(2018)
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Julián Is a Mermaid Book Poster Image
In touching story and art, boy imagines he's a mermaid.
By Jessica Love
(2018)
(2018)
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Locomotive Book Poster Image
Gorgeous story of train journey is exciting, fact-packed.
By Brian Floca
(2013)
(2013)
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Niño Wrestles the World Book Poster Image
Boy plays Mexican wrestler in exuberant bilingual tale.
By Yuyi Morales
(2015)
(2014)
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Outside In Book Poster Image
Gorgeous but moody images contrast with joy of outdoors.
By Deborah Underwood
(2020)
(2020)
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Rosa Book Poster Image
Spectacular illustrations spotlight Parks' historic protest.
By Nikki Giovanni
(2006)
(2006)
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A Sick Day for Amos McGee Book Poster Image
2011 Caldecott winner celebrates caring for one another.
By Philip C. Stead
(2011)
(2010)
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The Stuff of Stars Book Poster Image
Poetic book introduces big cosmic concepts to little humans.
By Marion Dane Bauer
(2018)
(2018)
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Sylvester and the Magic Pebble Book Poster Image
Gently addresses children's fear of abandonment.
By William Steig
(2003)
(2000)
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There Is a Bird on Your Head! Book Poster Image
Tender comedy is great for beginning readers.
By Mo Willems
(2008)
(2007)
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Trombone Shorty Book Poster Image
Fun, upbeat story of a boy, a trombone, and jazz.
By Troy Andrews
(2016)
(2015)
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Viva Frida Book Poster Image
Exuberant portrayal of artist's passion for art.
By Yuyi Morales
(2014)
(2014)
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Wolf in the Snow Book Poster Image
Girl rescues lost wolf pup in wordless tale of compassion.
By Matthew Cordell
(2018)
(2018)
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Zelda and Ivy: The Runaways Book Poster Image
Seuss Award winner is great fun for early readers.
By Laura McGee Kvasnosky
(2007)
(2006)
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Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut Book Poster Image
Joyful, foot-tapping celebration of fresh haircut, culture.
By Derrick Barnes
(2018)
(2017)
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Firebird Book Poster Image
Soaring, rhythmic story for dancers with big dreams.
By Misty Copeland
(2014)
(2014)
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Freedom in Congo Square Book Poster Image
Slaves' lives, jazz roots shown in stunning nonfiction book.
By Carole Boston Weatherford
(2017)
(2016)
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Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom Book Poster Image
Award-winning picture-book treatment of Tubman.
By Carole Boston Weatherford
(2007)
(2006)
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My People Book Poster Image
Photos bring sparkling tone to simple poem of celebration.
By Langston Hughes
(2010)
(2009)
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A Place Inside of Me: A Poem to Heal the Heart Book Poster Image
Powerful poem reflects on Black Americans' emotional story.
By Zetta Elliott
(2021)
(2021)
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Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave Book Poster Image
Amazing award-winning historical story told in free verse.
By Laban Carrick Hill
(2011)
(2010)
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A Different Pond Book Poster Image
Exquisitely tender family story of Vietnamese refugees.
By Bao Phi
(2017)
(2017)
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In Daddy's Arms I Am Tall: African Americans Celebrating Fathers Book Poster Image
A joyous collection of poetry about fathers.
By Javaka Steptoe
(2004)
(2000)
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Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat Book Poster Image
Exuberant bio celebrates artist who had success when young.
By Javaka Steptoe
(2017)
(2016)
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The Undefeated Book Poster Image
Poetic tribute to African American heroes and struggles.
By Kwame Alexander
(2019)
(2019)
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When the Beat Was Born: DJ Kool Herc and the Creation of Hip Hop Book Poster Image
Insightful, kid-friendly intro to the history of hip-hop.
By Laban Carrick Hill
(2013)
(2013)
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Finding Langston Book Poster Image
In lovely, moving story, boy who lost mom discovers poetry.
By Lesa Cline-Ransome
(2018)
(2018)
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Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures Book Poster Image
Funny, poignant tale of cynical girl, superpowered squirrel.
By Kate DiCamillo
(2013)
(2013)
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Gone Crazy in Alabama Book Poster Image
Harrowing tale of Gaither girls' summer in the South.
By Rita Williams-Garcia
(2015)
(2015)
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Handbook for Dragon Slayers Book Poster Image
Exciting medieval adventure with brave teens and dragons.
By Merrie Haskell
(2013)
(2013)
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The Invention of Hugo Cabret Book Poster Image
Spectacular cinematic book has lots of heart.
By Brian Selznick
(2007)
(2007)
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New Kid Book Poster Image
Funny, heartfelt middle school tale explores race, class.
By Jerry Craft
(2019)
(2019)
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The One and Only Ivan Book Poster Image
Heartwarming story of a heroic, artistic, captive gorilla.
By Katherine Applegate
(2012)
(2012)
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The Parker Inheritance Book Poster Image
Kids investigate past racist incident in thrilling mystery.
By Varian Johnson
(2018)
(2018)
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Roller Girl Book Poster Image
With girl power galore, graphic novel is great for tweens.
By Victoria Jamieson
(2015)
(2015)
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The Season of Styx Malone Book Poster Image
Heartwarming story of friendship and adventure.
By Kekla Magoon
(2018)
(2018)
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Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster Book Poster Image
Haunting tale of friendship and magic in Victorian times.
By Jonathan Auxier
(2018)
(2018)
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The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread Book Poster Image
Brave mouse adventure a modern classic; great read-aloud.
By Kate DiCamillo
(2003)
(2004)
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Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky: Tristan Strong, Book 1 Book Poster Image
Teen connects with African folklore in exciting fantasy.
By Kwame Mbalia
(2019)
(2019)
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The Truth as Told by Mason Buttle Book Poster Image
Riveting, poignant drama explores kindness, friendship.
By Leslie Connor
(2018)
(2018)
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When You Trap a Tiger Book Poster Image
Superb family tale of loss has mystery, folklore, sadness.
By Tae Keller
(2021)
(2020)
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The Whipping Boy Book Poster Image
Prince and pauper find friendship in rollicking tale.
By Sid Fleischman
(2014)
(1986)
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A Wish in the Dark Book Poster Image
Dazzling, Thai-inspired riff on Les Mis has big heart.
By Christina Soontornvat
(2021)
(2021)
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Bad News for Outlaws: The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves Book Poster Image
Lively profile of a brave man living in a dangerous time.
By Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
(2010)
(2009)
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Bridge to Terabithia Book Poster Image
Honest, moving story of friendship and loss.
By Katherine Paterson
(2006)
(1977)
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Bud, Not Buddy Book Poster Image
Well-crafted tale of orphan boy's search for home.
By Christopher Paul Curtis
(2004)
(1999)
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Crispin: The Cross of Lead Book Poster Image
Start of an exciting medieval adventures series.
By Avi
(2005)
(2005)
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The Crossover Book Poster Image
Soaring, poignant, novel in verse hits all the right spots.
By Kwame Alexander
(2014)
(2014)
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El Deafo Book Poster Image
Charming, funny comics memoir of growing up deaf.
By Cece Bell
(2014)
(2014)
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From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler Book Poster Image
Attention to detail makes adventure satisfying.
By E. L. Konigsburg
(2004)
(1977)
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Front Desk, Book 1 Book Poster Image
Immigrant kid tackles racism, bullying in powerful tale.
By Kelly Yang
(2019)
(2018)
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Full Cicada Moon Book Poster Image
Girl beats stereotypes in powerful free-verse novel.
By Marilyn Hilton
(2015)
(2015)
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Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village Book Poster Image
Unique, brilliant, award-winning history book.
By Laura Amy Schlitz
(2008)
(2007)
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The Graveyard Book Book Poster Image
Tale of boy raised by ghosts is both creepy and warmhearted.
By Neil Gaiman
(2008)
(2008)
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Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America Book Poster Image
Captivating storytelling makes these heroes relatable.
By Andrea Davis Pinkney
(2013)
(2012)
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Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans Book Poster Image
Beautifully illustrated account of African American history.
By Kadir Nelson
(2011)
(2011)
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Hello, Universe Book Poster Image
Charming tale of friendship, courage, and self-acceptance.
By Erin Entrada Kelly
(2017)
(2017)
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Her Stories: African American Folktales, Fairy Tales, and True Tales Book Poster Image
A spirited retelling of tales old and new.
By Virginia Hamilton
(2003)
(1995)
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Merci Suarez Changes Gears Book Poster Image
Upbeat coming-of-age story explores culture, class, aging.
By Meg Medina
(2018)
(2018)
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Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH Book Poster Image
A compelling mix of fantasy and science fiction.
By Robert C. O'Brien
(2003)
(1971)
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Number the Stars Book Poster Image
Stirring tale of girl who smuggles Jews to safety in WWII.
By Lois Lowry
(2003)
(1989)
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P.S. Be Eleven Book Poster Image
Tween coming-of-age set amid shifting family, '60s dynamics.
By Rita Williams-Garcia
(2013)
(2013)
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The People Could Fly: American Black Folktales Book Poster Image
Two dozen folktales full of humor and history.
By Virginia Hamilton
(2003)
(1985)
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Rain Reign Book Poster Image
Poignant tale of autistic girl and her dog.
By Ann M. Martin
(2014)
(2014)
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Rules Book Poster Image
Girl connects with brother who has autism in moving tale.
By Cynthia Lord
(2007)
(2006)
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Sarah, Plain and Tall Book Poster Image
Warm family story of children's wish for a mother.
By Patricia MacLachlan
(2013)
(1985)
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Shiloh Book Poster Image
Sweet bond forms between boy and beagle in thrilling story.
By Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
(2004)
(1991)
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The War That Saved My Life Book Poster Image
Abused girl finds courage, family in compelling WWII story.
By Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
(2015)
(2015)
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We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball Book Poster Image
Amazing paintings + compelling history = a grand slam.
By Kadir Nelson
(2009)
(2008)
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When You Reach Me Book Poster Image
Perfectly voiced, mysterious sci-fi coming-of-age tale.
By Rebecca Stead
(2009)
(2009)
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Wonderstruck Book Poster Image
Inventive story of runaways in New York, 50 years apart.
By Brian Selznick
(2011)
(2011)
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A Wrinkle in Time Book Poster Image
Classic sci-fi story still inspires and gets kids thinking.
By Madeleine L'Engle
(2003)
(1962)
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As Brave As You Book Poster Image
Poignant summer adventure brims with family love and hope.
By Jason Reynolds
(2016)
(2016)
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The Book of Boy Book Poster Image
Boy seeks relics in fun, mystical Middle Ages fantasy.
By Catherine Gilbert Murdock
(2018)
(2018)
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Brown Girl Dreaming Book Poster Image
Captivating poems depict coming-of-age in tumultuous 1960s.
By Jacqueline Woodson
(2014)
(2014)
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Criss Cross Book Poster Image
Lyrical tale of small-town teens in a '60s summer.
By Lynne Rae Perkins
(2006)
(2006)
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Dead End in Norvelt Book Poster Image
Charming story of a small-town boy's unlikely adventures.
By Jack Gantos
(2011)
(2011)
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Elijah of Buxton Book Poster Image
Funny, powerful tale of free Black community in 1859 Canada.
By Christopher Paul Curtis
(2007)
(2007)
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Esperanza Rising Book Poster Image
Historical fiction at its best in story of '30s farmworkers.
By Pam Munoz Ryan
(2011)
(2000)
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The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate Book Poster Image
Newbery Honor book about a smart Southern tomboy in 1899.
By Jacqueline Kelly
(2010)
(2009)
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Fish in a Tree Book Poster Image
Big-hearted book about overcoming dyslexia inspires.
By Lynda Mullaly Hunt
(2015)
(2015)
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George Book Poster Image
Fourth-grader George identifies as a girl in tender tale.
By Alex Gino
(2015)
(2015)
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The Girl Who Drank the Moon Book Poster Image
Entrancing fantasy spun with magic stresses power of love.
By Kelly Barnhill
(2016)
(2016)
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Heart of a Samurai Book Poster Image
Fish-out-of-water adventure swimming with historical detail.
By Margi Preus
(2011)
(2010)
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Holes Book Poster Image
Funny, moving tale has an edge kids love.
By Louis Sachar
(2004)
(2000)
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I Lived on Butterfly Hill Book Poster Image
Moving story of Chilean girl's escape from a dictatorship.
By Marjorie Agosin
(2014)
(2014)
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The Inquisitor's Tale: Or, the Three Magical Children and Their Holy Dog Book Poster Image
Poignant, funny medieval tale skewers ignorance, bigotry.
By Adam Gidwitz
(2016)
(2016)
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Inside Out and Back Again Book Poster Image
Inspiring, educational immigrant story told in free verse.
By Thanhha Lai
(2011)
(2011)
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King and the Dragonflies Book Poster Image
Beautifully told coming-of-age tale full of grief and hope.
By Kacen Callender
(2020)
(2020)
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Kira-Kira Book Poster Image
Girl faces racism, sister's cancer in touching tale.
By Cynthia Kadohata
(2005)
(2005)
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Lifting As We Climb: Black Women's Battle for the Ballot Box Book Poster Image
Powerful history of Black women fighting for the vote.
By Evette Dionne
(2020)
(2020)
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Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks Book Poster Image
Moving, interwoven stories of Black middle schoolers.
By Jason Reynolds
(2019)
(2019)
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Maniac Magee Book Poster Image
Kid bridges racial divide in exciting, moving story.
By Jerry Spinelli
(2003)
(1990)
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Moon Over Manifest Book Poster Image
Girl finds meaning of home in nostalgic, robust tale.
By Clare Vanderpool
(2011)
(2010)
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Other Words for Home Book Poster Image
Hopeful, relatable story of Syrian refugee in middle school.
By Jasmine Warga
(2019)
(2019)
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Return to Sender Book Poster Image
Intense story about illegal immigration and friendship.
By Julia Alvarez
(2009)
(2009)
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Shooting Kabul Book Poster Image
Life and 9/11 through lens of 11-year-old Afghan immigrant.
By N.H. Senzai
(2011)
(2011)
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The Thing About Luck Book Poster Image
Migrant worker girl faces big responsibility in sweet story.
By Cynthia Kadohata
(2013)
(2013)
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Things Not Seen Book Poster Image
Invisibility isn't all it's cracked up to be.
By Andrew Clements
(2005)
(2005)
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The Westing Game Book Poster Image
Would-be heirs compete for a fortune in classic mystery.
By Ellen Raskin
(2014)
(1978)
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Where the Mountain Meets the Moon Book Poster Image
Chinese girl's Oz-like adventure begging to be read aloud.
By Grace Lin
(2010)
(2009)
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The Dreamer Book Poster Image
Lyrical, ficionalized biography of famed poet Pablo Neruda.
By Pam Munoz Ryan
(2010)
(2010)
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Genesis Begins Again Book Poster Image
Teen learns to love herself in uplifting tale of misfits.
By Alicia D. Williams
(2019)
(2019)
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The Giver, Book 1 Book Poster Image
Riveting, expertly crafted novel shows utopia's flaws.
By Lois Lowry
(2010)
(1993)
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One Crazy Summer Book Poster Image
A gem, with strong girl characters, '60s black history.
By Rita Williams-Garcia
(2010)
(2010)
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Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Book Poster Image
Compelling tale of family facing racism in '30s Mississippi.
By Mildred D. Taylor
(2004)
(1976)
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All American Boys Book Poster Image
Haunting tale of two boys' lives changed by police assault.
By Jason Reynolds, Brendan Kiely
(2015)
(2015)
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Bomb: The Race to Build -- and Steal -- the World's Most Dangerous Weapon Book Poster Image
Complex, suspenseful story of developing The Bomb.
By Steve Sheinkin
(2013)
(2012)
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Charles and Emma: The Darwins' Leap of Faith Book Poster Image
Award-winning bio of Darwin as a family man is a bit dry.
By Deborah Heiligman
(2009)
(2008)
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Enchanted Air: Two Cultures, Two Wings Book Poster Image
Poignant memoir-in-verse recalls Cuban American's childhood.
By Margarita Engle
(2015)
(2015)
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Long Way Down Book Poster Image
Gripping, unnerving story of teen boy contemplating revenge.
By Jason Reynolds
(2017)
(2017)
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March: Book One Book Poster Image
Powerful graphic novel captures spirit of desegregation.
By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell
(2013)
(2013)
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Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War Book Poster Image
Gripping nonfiction account of Vietnam-era whistle-blowing.
By Steve Sheinkin
(2015)
(2015)
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Outrun the Moon Book Poster Image
Chinese American girl fights bias in compelling 1906 tale.
By Stacey Lee
(2016)
(2016)
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Seraphina Book Poster Image
Richly conceived dragon fantasy with stellar young heroine.
By Rachel Hartman
(2012)
(2012)
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Sounder Book Poster Image
Sharecropper boy finds hope, dignity amid racism, hardship.
By William H. Armstrong
(2010)
(1969)
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The Tequila Worm Book Poster Image
Moving tale of Texas Latina going to White boarding school.
By Viola Canales
(2006)
(2006)
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Under the Mesquite Book Poster Image
Latina teen faces mom's cancer in award-winning verse novel.
By Guadalupe Garcia McCall
(2012)
(2011)
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Vincent and Theo: The Van Gogh Brothers Book Poster Image
Riveting story of art, mental illness, brotherly devotion.
By Deborah Heiligman
(2017)
(2017)
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We Are Not Free Book Poster Image
Powerful tale of Japanese American resilience during WWII.
By Traci Chee
(2020)
(2020)
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What the Night Sings Book Poster Image
Powerful story of teen girl's life after the Holocaust.
By Vesper Stamper
(2018)
(2018)
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The 57 Bus Book Poster Image
True story of teens' fateful encounter and its aftermath.
By Dashka Slater
(2017)
(2017)
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American Born Chinese Book Poster Image
Teen confronts Asian myths, stereotypes in quest to fit in.
By Gene Luen Yang
(2007)
(2006)
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Before We Were Free Book Poster Image
Moving historical fiction about life under a dictatorship.
By Julia Alvarez
(2004)
(2004)
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Bronx Masquerade Book Poster Image
Teens find true selves through poetry in heartfelt novel.
By Nikki Grimes
(2017)
(2018)
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The Hate U Give Book Poster Image
Powerful story of police shooting of unarmed Black teen.
By Angie Thomas
(2017)
(2017)
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Midwinterblood Book Poster Image
Dark fantasy chronicles a love that transcends time, death.
By Marcus Sedgwick
(2014)
(2013)
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Monster Book Poster Image
Provocative book about teen on trial for murder.
By Walter Dean Myers
(2003)
(1999)
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Piecing Me Together Book Poster Image
Powerful, insightful tale of self-awareness, power of art.
By Renée Watson
(2017)
(2017)
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The Poet X Book Poster Image
Powerful, haunting story of finding your voice and power.
By Elizabeth Acevedo
(2018)
(2018)
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Ship Breaker Book Poster Image
Gripping but bloody dystopian tale will make teens think.
By Paolo Bacigalupi
(2010)
(2010)
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Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda Book Poster Image
Sweet tale of gay teen who comes out, takes chance on love.
By Becky Albertalli
(2015)
(2015)
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Somebody, Please Tell Me Who I Am Book Poster Image
Intimate, intense tale of soldier healing from brain injury.
By Harry Mazer, Peter Lerangis
(2012)
(2012)
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Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Book Poster Image
Literary story of two boys' life-changing friendship.
By Benjamin Alire Sáenz
(2012)
(2012)
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Bone Gap Book Poster Image
Beautiful tale of missing girl explores magic, love, loss.
By Laura Ruby
(2015)
(2015)
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Dig Book Poster Image
Dig
Haunting, surreal tale explores cost of family dysfunction.
By A.S. King
(2019)
(2019)
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How I Live Now Book Poster Image
Powerful, violent tale about kids caught in a modern war.
By Meg Rosoff
(2005)
(2005)
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How It Went Down Book Poster Image
Haunting look at killing of unarmed African American teen.
By Kekla Magoon
(2015)
(2014)
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If I Was Your Girl Book Poster Image
Transgender teen finds first love in moving coming-of-ager.
By Meredith Russo
(2016)
(2016)
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I'll Give You the Sun Book Poster Image
Brother-sister twins trace their rift in riveting novel.
By Jandy Nelson
(2014)
(2014)
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In Darkness Book Poster Image
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