CCBC Choices2006

Given by Cooperative Children’s Book Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison (CCBC)

Other Names: Cooperative Children's Book Center Choice Award, Cooperative Children's Book Center Choice Book
236 Works 315,168 Books 11,018 Reviews 4.0
CCBC CHOICES is an annual list of recommended books for children and young adults selected by the librarians at the Cooperative Children’s Book Center, a library of the School of Education at the show more University of Wisconsin-Madison.

[1987-2015: category designations not yet entered]
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Categories:
All, ? (2), Activities (37), Activities, 1983; Activities, 1984 (1), Biography (21), Biography and Autobiography (16), Biography, Autobiography, and Memoir (31), Books for Babies (9), Books for Beginning Readers (20), Books for Newly Independent (3), Books for Newly Independent Readers (15), Books for Newly Independent Readerssurely (1), Books for the Youngest (96), Concept Books (59), Contemporary People, Places, and Events (14), Contemporary People, Places, and Issues (17), English / Canada (1), Exceptional Children (5), Fiction for Children (204), Fiction for Middle Readers (48), Fiction for Older Children (12), Fiction for Older Readers (63), Fiction for Older Readers, 1980, New Editions, 1983 (1), Fiction for Teenagers (42), Fiction for Young Adults (173), Fiction for Young Readers (22), Fiction for Younger Readers (25), Fiction for the Younger Reader (14), Folklore (45), Folklore, Mythology and Traditional Literature (23), Folklore, Mythology, and Traditional Literature (6), Historical People, Places, and Events (94), Historical People, Places, and Events, 2016; The Arts, 2016 (1), History, People and Places (127), History, People and Places, 1984; History, People and Places, 1985 (1), Issues in Today's World (23), New Editions (17), Noteworthy New Editions of Classic Novels (2), Picture Books (164), Picture Books for Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers (101), Picture Books for Babies, Toddles, and Preschoolers (2), Picture Books for School-Age Children (102), Picture Books for School–Age Children (29), Picture Books for School–Age Children, 2017 (1), Picture Books for Young Children (85), Picture Books, 1984; Picture Books, 1985 (1), Poetry (71), Recursively added (1), Recursively included (2), Science, Technology and the Natural World (12), Science, Technology, and the Natural World (63), Seasons and Celebrations (60), Seasons and Celebrations, 1980; New Editions, 1985; 2005 (1), Technology (4), The Arts (74), The Natural World (68), Understanding Oneself and Others (54), No Category (7,091)
Years:
All, 2024 (239), 2023 (211), 2022 (273), 2021 (239), 2020 (244), 2019 (252), 2018 (243), 2017 (246), 2013; 2016 (1), 2016 (257), 2015 (253), 2014 (222), 2013 (244), 2012 (245), 2011 (235), 2010 (229), 2009 (209), 2008 (265), 2007 (242), 2003, 2006 (1), 2006 (236), 2005 (227), 2004 (205), 1988, 2000, 2003 (1), 2003 (192), 1985; 2003 (1), 2002 (185), 2001 (181), 1983; 2000 (1), 2000 (207), 1991, 1998 (1), 1985; 1998 (2), 1998 (292), 1997 (240), 1996 (224), 1992, 1995 (1), 1995 (196), 1994, 2010 (1), 1994 (186), 1984; 1993 (1), 1993 (150), 1981; 1992 (1), 1992 (171), 1991 (172), 1983; 1991 (1), 1981; 1991 (1), 1990, 2004 (1), 1989, 1990 (1), 1990 (231), 1983; 1990 (1), 1988, 1989 (1), 1989 (245), 1988, 2001 (1), 1981; 1988 (1), 1988 (210), 1987, 2003 (1), 1987 (212), 1986 (178), 1985 (137), 1984 (117), 1983 (158), 1982 (131), 1981 (113), 1980- (1), 1980 (103)
Announced:
January 18: 2024 Recent
WorkYear
Down the Rabbit Hole by Peter Abrahams
2006
The Diary of Pelly D by L. J. Adlington
2006
Terrific by Jon Agee
2006
Octopus Oyster Hermit Crab Snail: A Poem of the Sea by Sara Anderson
2006
Museum Shapes by The (NY) Metropolitan Museum of Art
2006
You Can Do It Too! by Karen Baicker
2006
Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler's Shadow by Susan Campbell Bartoletti
2006
The Blue Ghost by Marion Dane Bauer
2006
Spacer and Rat by Margaret Bechard
2006
Whatever by William Bee
2006
Snip Snap!: What's That? by Mara Bergman
2006
Grandmama's Pride by Becky Birtha
2006
Valiant: A Modern Tale of Faerie by Holly Black
2006
Let Me Play: The Story of Title IX: The Law That Changed the Future of Girls in America by Karen Blumenthal
2006
Cause: Reconstruction America 1863-1877 by Tonya Bolden
2006
Maritcha: A Nineteenth-Century American Girl by Tonya Bolden
2006
Seven Stories (Neal Porter Books) by Ed Briant
2006
Candy by Kevin Brooks
2006
The Good Lion by Don Brown
2006
Code Talker by Joseph Bruchac
2006
Music for the End of Time by Bryant
2006
Red Hot Salsa: Bilingual Poems on Being Young and Latino in the United States by Lori Marie Carlson
2006
Northwest Passage Volume 1 (Northwest Passage) by Scott Chantler
2006
Amelia to Zora: Twenty-Six Women Who Changed the World by Cynthia Chin-Lee
2006
Peach Heaven by Yangsook Choi
2006
Kalpana's Dream by Judith Clarke
2006
Mai Ya's Long Journey (Badger Biographies) by Sheila Cohen
2006
Gregor and the Curse of the Warmbloods by Suzanne Collins
2006
A Good Night Walk by Elisha Cooper
2006
The Magician's Boy by Susan Cooper
2006
Chameleon, Chameleon by Joy Cowley
2006
Crackback by John Coy
2006
Replay by Sharon Creech
2006
Who's That Baby? New-Baby Songs by Sharon Creech
2006
Wiggle by Doreen Cronin
2006
Quinito's Neighborhood/El vecindario de Quinito by Ina Cumpiano
2006
Kai's Journey to Gold Mountain by Katrina Saltonstall Currier
2006
Mr. Chickee's Funny Money by Christopher Paul Curtis
2006
Bodies From the Ash: Life and Death in Ancient Pompeii by James M. Deem
2006
The Last Apprentice (Revenge of the Witch) by Joseph Delaney
2006
Genius: A Photobiography of Albert Einstein by Marfé Ferguson Delano
2006
Pyongyang: A Journey in North Korea by Guy Delisle
2006
Guinea Pig Scientists: Bold Self-Experimenters in Science and Medicine (Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12) by Leslie Dendy
2006
Burning City by Ariel Dorfman
2006
Car Trouble by Jeanne DuPrau
2006
Stinky Stern Forever by Michelle Edwards
2006
Leaf Man by Lois Ehlert
2006
Our Stories, Our Songs: African Children Talk about AIDS by Deborah Ellis
2006
The Game of Silence by Louise Erdrich
2006
A Crash Course for Molly by Eva Eriksson
2006
I Saw Your Face by Tom Feelings
2006
The Sphere of Secrets: Book Two of The Oracle Prophecies by Catherine Fisher
2006
Bang! by Sharon Flake
2006
The Ruins of Gorlan by John Flanagan
2006
Our Eleanor: A Scrapbook Look at Eleanor Roosevelt's Remarkable Life by Candace Fleming
2006
The First Day of Winter by Denise Fleming
2006
Understanding the Holy Land: Answering questions about the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict by Mitch Frank
2006
Food For Thought by Saxton Freymann
2006
The Legend of the Wandering King by Laura Gallego García
2006
Lights Out by Arthur Geisert
2006
Up! by Kristine O'Connell George
2006
The Old Country by Mordicai Gerstein
2006
Dinosaur Discoveries by Gail Gibbons
2006
Owls by Gail Gibbons
2006
Good Brother, Bad Brother: The Story of Edwin Booth and John Wilkes Booth by James Cross Giblin
2006
Rosa by Nikki Giovanni
2006
Vincent's Colors by Vincent van Gogh
2006
A Book About Design: Complicated Doesn't Make It Good by Mark Gonyea
2006
Oscar's Half Birthday by Bob Graham
2006
Traction Man is Here! by Mini Grey
2006
Where I Want to Be by Adele Griffin
2006
The Witch's Boy by Michael Gruber
2006
Siesta by Ginger Foglesong Guy
2006
Jigsaw Pony by Jessie Haas
2006
Siberia by Ann Halam
2006
Stripes of the Sidestep Wolf by Sonya Hartnett
2006
Invisible by Pete Hautman
2006
So Happy! by Kevin Henkes
2006
Flush by Carl Hiaasen
2006
Ruby Paints a Picture by Susan Hill
2006
Babymouse, Our Hero by Jennifer Holm
2006
Babymouse, Queen of the World! by Jennifer Holm
2006
Days to Celebrate: A Full Year of Poetry, People, Holidays, History, Fascinating Facts, and More by Lee Bennett Hopkins
2006
Billy and the Rebel: Based on a True Civil War Story by Deborah Hopkinson
2006
From Slave to Soldier: Based on a True Civil War Story by Deborah Hopkinson
2006
Saving Strawberry Farm by Deborah Hopkinson
2006
Cooperative Children's Book Center CCBC Choices 2006 by Kathleen T. Horning
2006
Soon, Baboon, Soon by Dave Horowitz
2006
Big Surprise in the Bug Tank (Easy-to-Read, Dial) by Ruth Horowitz
2006
Totally Joe by James Howe
2006
Lies and Other Tall Tales by Zora Neale Hurston
2006
The Prairie Builders: Reconstructing America's Lost Grasslands by Sneed B. Collard III
2006
Luke Goes to Bat by Rachel Isadora
2006
A Kick in the Head: An Everyday Guide to Poetic Forms by Paul B. Janeczko
2006
That New Animal by Emily Jenkins
2006
A Sweet Smell of Roses by Angela Johnson
2006
Goha The Wise Fool by Denys Johnson-Davies
2006
The Forbidden Schoolhouse: The True and Dramatic Story of Prudence Crandall and Her Students by Suzanne Jurmain
2006
The Hello, Goodbye Window by Norton Juster
2006
Pearl's New Skates by Holly Keller
2006
A Small Dog's Big Life: Around the World with Owney by Irene Kelly
2006
A Family of Poems: My Favorite Poetry for Children by Caroline Kennedy
2006
Daisy Kutter: The Last Train by Kazu Kibuishi
2006
Mutt Dog! by Stephen Michael King
2006
Memories of Survival by Esther Nisenthal Krinitz
2006
The Happiest Tree: A Yoga Story by Uma Krishmaswami
2006
Families by Susan Kuklin
2006
A History of the Romani People by Hristo Kyuchukov
2006
Black Juice by Margo Lanagan
2006
Eat Your Peas, Ivy Louise by Leo Landry
2006
Magic or Madness by Justine Larbalestier
2006
Absolutely, Positively Not... by David LaRochelle
2006
The Convicts: The Curse of the Jolly Stone Trilogy, Book I by Iain Lawrence
2006
Are We There Yet? A Journey Around Australia by Alison Lester
2006
Day of Tears by Julius Lester
2006
Catch a Tiger by the Toe by Ellen Levine
2006
Are We There Yet? by David Levithan
2006
Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie by David Lubar
2006
A Friend Called Anne by Jacqueline van Maarsen
2006
From Another World by Ana Maria Machado
2006
Lady Ilena: Way of the Warrior by Patricia Malone
2006
Picasso and Minou by P. I. Maltbie
2006
Red Ridin' in the Hood: and Other Cuentos by Patricia Santos Marcantonio
2006
Dough Boy by Peter Marino
2006
A Mother's Journey by Sandra Markle
2006
Friends: Stories About New Friends, Old Friends, and Unexpectedly True Friends by Ann M. Martin
2006
Pinned by Alfred C. Martino
2006
The Gift of Nothing by Patrick McDonnell
2006
Permanent Rose by Hilary McKay
2006
Shackleton's Stowaway by Victoria McKernan
2006
Precious and the Boo Hag by Patricia C. Mckissack
2006
The Secret Under My Skin by Janet McNaughton
2006
The Girl from Chimel by Rigoberta Menchú
2006
Twilight by Stephenie Meyer
2006
Hidden Child by Isaac Millman
2006
Mural on Second Avenue and Other City Poems by Lilian Moore
2006
Zen Shorts by Jon J. Muth
2006
The Mzungu Boy by Meja Mwangi
2006
Autobiography of My Dead Brother by Walter Dean Myers
2006
The King of Mulberry Street by Donna Jo Napoli
2006
Willa and the Wind by Janice M. Del Negro
2006
A Wreath for Emmett Till by Marilyn Nelson
2006
Jailbait by Leslea Newman
2006
You & You & You by Per Nilsson
2006
A Maze Me: Poems for Girls by Naomi Shihab Nye
2006
Rin, Rin, Rin/do, Re, Mi (Lee y Seras) by Jose-Luis Orozco
2006
Three French Hens by Margie Palatini
2006
The Have a Good Day Cafe by Frances Park
2006
Project Mulberry by Linda Sue Park
2006
Yum! Yuck! A Foldout Book of People Sounds by Linda Sue Park
2006
John Lennon: All I Want is the Truth by Elizabeth Partridge
2006
Binky (Leslie Patricelli board books) by Leslie Patricelli
2006
Blankie (Leslie Patricelli board books) by Leslie Patricelli
2006
Keeper by Mal Peet
2006
Criss Cross by Lynne Rae Perkins
2006
Far from Xanadu by Julie Anne Peters
2006
Young Warriors: Stories of Strength by Tamora Pierce
2006
The Crazy Man by Pamela Porter
2006
Hot Air: The [Mostly] True Story of the First Hot-Air Balloon Ride by Marjorie Priceman
2006
The Scarecrow and His Servant by Philip Pullman
2006
Winter Friends by Mary Quattlebaum
2006
Let Them Play by Margot Theis Raven
2006
Alone in the World: Orphans and Orphanages in America by Catherine Reef
2006
Two Dogs Swimming by Lynn Reiser
2006
Spiral-Bound by Aaron Renier
2006
The Real Lucky Charm by Charisse K. Richardson
2006
The Real Slam Dunk by Charisse K. Richardson
2006
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
2006
Ogre Eats Everything (Dutton Easy Reader) by Bethany Roberts
2006
Good Morning, Digger by Anne Rockwell
2006
My Best Friend by Mary Ann Rodman
2006
Michael Rosen's Sad Book by Michael Rosen
2006
Meet Wild Boars by Meg Rosoff
2006
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling
2006
The Flag with Fifty-Six Stars: A Gift from the Survivors of Mauthausen by Susan Goldman Rubin
2006
Always Remember Me: How One Family Survived World War II by Marisabina Russo
2006
My Librarian Is a Camel: How Books Are Brought to Children Around the World by Margriet Ruurs
2006
Encyclopedia Prehistorica: Dinosaurs by Robert Sabuda
2006
Eyes of the Emperor by Graham Salisbury
2006
No Haircut Today! by Elivia Savadier
2006
Kamishibai Man by Allen Say
2006
Stars Beneath Your Bed: The Surprising Story of Dust by April Pulley Sayre
2006
First Boy by Gary Schmidt
2006
Seen Art? by Jon Scieszka
2006
Walter Was Worried by Laura Vaccaro Seeger
2006
David Smells!: A Diaper David Book by David Shannon
2006
Oh, David! A Diaper David Book by David Shannon
2006
Oops! by David Shannon
2006
White is for Blueberry by George Shannon
2006
Song of the Water Boatman & Other Pond Poems by Joyce Sidman
2006
Guts: Our Digestive System by Seymour Simon
2006
Martha by Gennady Spirin
2006
Under the Persimmon Tree by Suzanne Fisher Staples
2006
On The Road by Susan Steggall
2006
Light Years by Tammar Stein
2006
Books in a Box: Lutie Stearns and the Traveling Libraries of Wisconsin by Stuart Stotts
2006
I Love Bugs! by Philemon Sturges
2006
Carmine: A Little More Red by Melissa Sweet
2006
Kibitzers and Fools by Simms Taback
2006
Superhero by Marc Tauss
2006
Mudball by Matt Tavares
2006
Singer by Jean Thesman
2006
Fourth World by Kate Thompson
2006
Far Traveler by Rebecca Tingle
2006
The World That We Want by Kim Michelle Toft
2006
Gorilla Doctors: Saving Endangered Great Apes by Pamela S. Turner
2006
Cool Cat, Hot Dog by Sandy Turner
2006
Lizette's Green Sock by Catharina Valckx
2006
Hans Christian Andersen: His Fairy Tale Life by Hjordis Varmer
2006
Three Good Deeds by Vivian Vande Velde
2006
It's Quacking Time! by Martin Waddell
2006
I Am an Ankylosaurus by Karen Wallace
2006
Full Service by Will Weaver
2006
Peeps by Scott Westerfeld
2006
Pretties by Scott Westerfeld
2006
Uglies by Scott Westerfeld
2006
I Could Do That!: Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote by Linda Arms White
2006
Little Yoga: A Toddler's First Book of Yoga by Rebecca Whitford
2006
Boy Kills Man by Matt Whyman
2006
Baby Brother by Tanneke Wigersma
2006
Leonardo, the Terrible Monster by Mo Willems
2006
Tadpole's Promise by Jeanne Willis
2006
Adam Canfield of the Slash by Michael Winerip
2006
The Librarian of Basra: A True Story from Iraq by Jeanette Winter
2006
Roberto Clemente: Pride of the Pittsburgh Pirates by Jonah Winter
2006
Sandpiper by Ellen Wittlinger
2006
Hide & Seek by Janet S. Wong
2006
Show Way by Jacqueline Woodson
2006
The Birthday Fish by Dan Yaccarino
2006
The Diary of Ma Yan: The Struggles and Hopes of a Chinese Schoolgirl by Ma Yan
2006
Stanford Wong Flunks Big Time by Lisa Yee
2006
The Perfect Wizard: Hans Christian Andersen by Jane Yolen
2006
Sixteen Years In Sixteen Seconds: The Sammy Lee Story by Paula Yoo
2006
When I was a Soldier by Valérie Zenatti
2006
Elsewhere by Gabrielle Zevin
2006
I Am the Messenger by Markus Zusak
2006

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