Children's & Young Adult Literature
Canadian Children's Book Centre Book Awards -- The Book
Centre maintains a comprehensive and up-to-date list
of Canadian book awards for the writing and illustrating
of books for young readers. Lists finalists and winners
from previous years too. This site also includes Canadian
children's choice book awards from each province or provincial group.
Database of Award Winning Children's Literature Awards
links -- Explanation and links to 50 awards across
five English-speaking countries (United States, Canada,
Australia, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom).
Digital Resource Subscriptions site (username and password required)
contains 3 comprehensive literature websites (including some Canadian content and authors),
found in the Online Reference Centre:
- Novelist K-8 Plus and Novelist Plus (grades 9-12)
("Your guide to reading") -- Book Reviews, Award
Winners (including all Canadian awards), Recommended Reads, Book Discussion
Guides, Book Talks, Picture Book Extenders, Author Biographies, Book Lists, Feature
Articles, and Genre Outlines. These sites include standard reviews under each title.
- Teachingbooks.net ("Sharing the spirit of books and
reading") -- Audio Book Readings, Author Interviews, Author Programs
and Author Websites, Book Guides, Booklists, Book Awards.
Canadian Library Association Book Awards and Shortlists --
Includes the three major Canadian book awards: the Amelia Frances
Howard-Gibbon Illustrator's Award, the Book of the Year for
Children Award, and the Young Adult Canadian Book Award.
American Library Association's Association for Library Service
to Children's Literary and Related Awards -- Includes awards
such as the Newbery Medal, the Caldecott Medal, the Carnegie Medal,
the Sibert Informational Book Medal & the Coretta Scott King Book Award,
and more recently the Michael L. Printz Award and the Alex Award.
The Children's Literature Web Guide Awards Lists
-- Claims to be "the most comprehensive guide to English-language
children's book awards on the Internet", though the newer award
books are not listed since 1998.