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ALSC 2014 Notable Children's Booksnotable books, meaning those that are "worthy of note or notice, important, distinguished, outstanding" are featured in this list that is updated yearly.

Children's Book Council — discover terrific books for children and teens with booklists and round-ups; also includes information about the annual Children's Book Week, held each year in May.

Choose to Read Ohio — these selected books spotlight Ohio authors and promote reading all across our great state; books are chosen for a 2-year period, and the booklist for 2015-2016 is available along with previous years' lists and downloadable toolkits for each book.

NEA Teachers' Top 100 Books for Children — generated from an online survey in 2007, this list shows which books teachers think are the best of the best to read to children.

Read Aloud America 2014 — this list shares great read aloud books for children of all ages, including new titles and all-time favorites, with the hope of building lifetime readers.

School Library Journal's Best Books of 2014 — feed your holiday reading list and enjoy this just-announced list of books that would make excellent gifts this year.


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