CCBC Choices2009

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
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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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Announced:
January 18: 2024 Recent
WorkCategoryYear
CCBC Choices 2014 by et al Kathleen T. Horning
Recursively included2009
Into the Dark by Peter Abrahams
2009
An Artist's America by Michael Albert
2009
There's a Wolf at the Door by Zoe B. Alley
2009
The Savage by David Almond
2009
Gay America : Struggle for equality by Linas Alsenas
2009
The Chicken of the Family by Mary Amato
2009
The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, Volume II: The Kingdom on the Waves by M. T. Anderson
2009
The Underneath by Kathi Appelt
2009
Fly High, Fly Guy! by Tedd Arnold
2009
The Seer of Shadows by Avi
2009
Be Gentle With the Dog Dear by Matthew Baek
2009
The Calder Game by Blue Balliett
2009
Up Close: Jane Goodall by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen
2009
The Boy Who Dared by Susan Campbell Bartoletti
2009
A Visitor for Bear by Bonny Becker
2009
My Two Grannies by Floella Benjamin
2009
Manfish: A Story of Jacques Cousteau by Jennifer Berne
2009
Big Bad Bunny by Franny Billingsley
2009
What I Saw And How I Lied by Judy Blundell
2009
Keep Your Eye on the Kid: The Early Years of Buster Keaton by Catherine Brighton
2009
Masterpiece by Elise Broach
2009
Black Rabbit Summer by Kevin Brooks
2009
March Toward the Thunder by Joseph Bruchac
2009
A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams by Jen Bryant
2009
The Fortunes of Indigo Skye by Deb Caletti
2009
Shin-chi's Canoe by Nicola I. Campbell
2009
Wolfsnail: A Backyard Predator by Sarah C. Campbell
2009
The Shepherd's Granddaughter by Anne Laurel Carter
2009
Duck by Randy Cecil
2009
Baby! Baby! by Vicky Ceelen
2009
Crazy Diamond by David Chotjewitz
2009
Big Brown Bat by Rick Chrustowski
2009
Phillis's Big Test by Catherine Clinton
2009
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
2009
Waiting for Normal by Leslie Connor
2009
Rain Play by Cynthia Cotten
2009
Chicken Feathers by Joy Cowley
2009
Hate That Cat by Sharon Creech
2009
Little Lions, Bull Baiters & Hunting Hounds: A History of Dog Breeds by Jeff Crosby
2009
Up Close: Thurgood Marshall by Chris Crowe
2009
Where People Like Us Live by Patricia Cumbie
2009
Quinito, Day and Night/Quinito, dia y noche by Ina Cumpiano
2009
The Cow That Laid an Egg by Andy Cutbill
2009
Bodies from the Ice: Melting Glaciers and the Recovery of the Past by James M. Deem
2009
Attack of the Fiend by Joseph Delaney
2009
Wrath of the Bloodeye (The Last Apprentice #5) by Joseph Delaney
2009
Helen's Eyes: A Photobiography of Annie Sullivan, Helen Keller's Teacher by Marfé Ferguson Delano
2009
Little Brother by Cory Doctorow
2009
Down to the Bone by Mayra Lazara Dole
2009
Bog Child by Siobhán Dowd
2009
The London Eye Mystery by Siobhán Dowd
2009
Shooting the Moon by Frances O'Roark Dowell
2009
The Winter War: A Novel by William Durbin
2009
Lunch with Lenin and other stories by Deborah Ellis
2009
The Surrender Tree: Poems of Cuba's Struggle for Freedom by Margarita Engle
2009
The Porcupine Year by Louise Erdrich
2009
Round Like a Ball by Lisa Campbell Ernst
2009
To the Big Top by Jill Esbaum
2009
Emperors of the Ice: A True Story of Disaster and Survival in the Antarctic, 1910-13 by Richard Farr
2009
The Trouble Begins at 8: A Life of Mark Twain in the Wild, Wild West by Sid Fleischman
2009
The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and Mary by Candace Fleming
2009
Buster Goes to Cowboy Camp by Denise Fleming
2009
Say Hello by Jack Foreman
2009
My Name Is Not Isabella: Just How Big Can a Little Girl Dream? by Jennifer Fosberry
2009
A Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Ever by Marla Frazee
2009
Diamond Willow by Helen Frost
2009
Monarch and Milkweed by Helen Frost
2009
Coraline: The Graphic Novel by Neil Gaiman
2009
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
2009
Goose and Duck by Jean Craighead George
2009
Grandfather's Story Cloth by Linda Gerdner
2009
Piggy by Mireille Geus
2009
Listening for Crickets by David Gifaldi
2009
Moxy Maxwell Does Not Love Writing Thank-you Notes by Peggy Gifford
2009
Eleven by Patricia Reilly Giff
2009
Loon summer : an amazing and true account of loon parenting for adults and children to share by Sandy Gillum
2009
Two Parties, One Tux, and a Very Short Film about The Grapes of Wrath by Steven Goldman
2009
Great Estimations by Bruce Goldstone
2009
The Storyteller's Candle/La velita de los cuentos by Lucia Gonzalez
2009
Monkey and Me by Emily Gravett
2009
Christo and Jeanne-Claude: Through the Gates and Beyond by Jan Greenberg
2009
Side by Side: New Poems Inspired by Art from Around the World by Jan Greenberg
2009
50 Simple Things Kids Can Do to Save the Earth by The EarthWorks Group
2009
Rapunzel's Revenge by Shannon Hale
2009
Shifty by Lynn E. Hazen
2009
M O 4EVR by Tonya Hegamin
2009
Bird Lake Moon by Kevin Henkes
2009
Duck & Goose: 1, 2, 3 by Tad Hills
2009
What's Up, Duck: A Book of Opposites by Tad Hills
2009
Katie Loves the Kittens by John Himmelman
2009
1001 Cranes by Naomi Hirahara
2009
Garmann's Summer by Stian Hole
2009
A Day with Dad by Bo R. Holmberg
2009
We Are All Born Free: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights in Pictures by Amnesty International
2009
Mysterious Universe: Supernovae, Dark Energy, and Black Holes by Ellen Jackson
2009
Skunkdog by Emily Jenkins
2009
Toy Dance Party by Emily Jenkins
2009
Reaching Out by Francisco Jimenez
2009
A Is for Art: An Abstract Alphabet by Stephen T. Johnson
2009
Rits by Mariken Jongman
2009
The Scrambled States of America Talent Show by Laurie Keller
2009
Alice's Birthday Pig by Tim Kennemore
2009
Stormy's Hat: Just Right for a Railroad Man by Eric A. Kimmel
2009
Ghosts in the House! by Kazuno Kohara
2009
Out of the Pocket by Bill Konigsberg
2009
My Travelin' Eye by Jenny Sue Kostecki-Shaw
2009
Comic Book Century: The History of American Comic Books (People's History) by Stephen Krensky
2009
Franny's Friends by Catarina Kruusval
2009
No Choirboy: Murder, Violence, and Teenagers on Death Row by Susan Kuklin
2009
Guardian by Julius Lester
2009
The butter man by Elizabeth Letts
2009
How They Met, and Other Stories by David Levithan
2009
Snow Falling in Spring: Coming of Age in China During the Cultural Revolution (Melanie Kroupa Books) by Moying Li
2009
Manolito Four-Eyes by Elvira Lindo
2009
Bringing In the New Year by Grace Lin
2009
The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart
2009
Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary Things by Lenore Look
2009
Trouble Talk by Trudy Ludwig
2009
How Mama Brought the Spring by Fran Manushkin
2009
Finding Home by Sandra Markle
2009
Sneaky, Spinning Baby Spiders by Sandra Markle
2009
Every Soul A Star by Wendy Mass
2009
Seabiscuit the Wonder Horse by Meghan McCarthy
2009
In Defiance of Hitler: The Secret Mission of Varian Fry by Carla Killough McClafferty
2009
Way Up and Over Everything by Alice McGill
2009
Forever Rose by Hilary McKay
2009
Stitchin' and Pullin': A Gee's Bend Quilt by Patricia McKissack
2009
The Home-Run King (Scraps of Time) by Patricia C. Mckissack
2009
Gone Fishing: Ocean Life by the Numbers by David McLimans
2009
Monkey with a Tool Belt by Chris Monroe
2009
Just In Case: A Trickster Tale and Spanish Alphabet Book by Yuyi Morales
2009
Princess Ben by Catherine Gilbert Murdock
2009
Zen Ties by Jon J. Muth
2009
Game by Walter Dean Myers
2009
Sunrise Over Fallujah by Walter Dean Myers
2009
The Fold by An Na
2009
Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out by National Children's Book and Literacy Alliance.
2009
We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball by Kadir Nelson
2009
The Freedom Business: Including a Narrative of the Life & Adventures of Venture, a Native of Africa by Marilyn Nelson
2009
Ain't Nothing but a Man: My Quest to Find the Real John Henry by Scott Reynolds Nelson
2009
The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness
2009
Punk Rock Etiquette: The Ultimate How-to-Guide for DIY, Punk, Indie, and Underground Bands by Travis Nichols
2009
Word Nerd by Susin Nielsen
2009
Planting the Trees of Kenya: The Story of Wangari Maathai by Claire A. Nivola
2009
Honeybee: Poems & Short Prose by Naomi Shihab Nye
2009
Afghan Dreams: Young Voices of Afghanistan by Tony O'Brien
2009
Greetings From Nowhere by Barbara O'Connor
2009
Annie and Simon by Catharine O'Neill
2009
Sisters and Brothers: Sibling Relationships in the Animal World by Robin Page
2009
Piano Starts Here: The Young Art Tatum by Robert Andrew Parker
2009
The Adoration of Jenna Fox by Mary E. Pearson
2009
The Cardboard Piano by Lynne Rae Perkins
2009
The Dead and the Gone by Susan Beth Pfeffer
2009
Thoreau at Walden by John Porcellino
2009
The Peace Bell by Margi Preus
2009
Maple Syrup Season by Ann Purmell
2009
Lady Liberty: A Biography by Doreen Rappaport
2009
Wanda Gag: The Girl Who Lived to Draw by Deborah Kogan Ray
2009
The Apple-Pip Princess by Jane Ray
2009
Christmas Farm by Mary Lyn Ray
2009
How to Build a House by Dana Reinhardt
2009
The Battle of the Labyrinth by Rick Riordan
2009
Jimmy's Stars by Mary Ann Rodman
2009
Our Farm: Four Seasons with Five Kids on One Family's Farm by Michael J. Rosen
2009
Silent Music by James Rumford
2009
All about me! : a baby's guide to babies by David Salariya
2009
Lincoln Through the Lens: How Photography Revealed and Shaped an Extraordinary Life by Martin W. Sandler
2009
Pale Male: Citizen Hawk of New York City by Janet Schulman
2009
Knucklehead: Tall Tales and Almost True Stories of Growing up Scieszka by Jon Scieszka
2009
Monsoon Afternoon by Kashmira Sheth
2009
How I Learned Geography by Uri Shulevitz
2009
Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa: Rain or Shine by Erica Silverman
2009
Daughter of War by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch
2009
Keeping the Night Watch by Hope Anita Smith
2009
Madam President by Lane Smith
2009
Haiku Baby by Betsy E. Snyder
2009
Jellaby by Kean Soo
2009
Maybelle Goes to Tea by Katie Speck
2009
The Case of the Bizarre Bouquets by Nancy Springer
2009
The Case of the Peculiar Pink Fan by Nancy Springer
2009
Real Food, Real Fast by Sam Stern
2009
Chanda's Wars by Allan Stratton
2009
Eisenstein: A documentary portrait by Norman Swallow
2009
Blue Goose by Nancy Tafuri
2009
Skim by Mariko Tamaki
2009
The Great Snake: Stories from the Amazon by Sean Taylor
2009
The Blacker the Berry: Poems by Joyce Carol Thomas
2009
The Last of the High Kings by Kate Thompson
2009
A Life in the Wild: George Schaller's Struggle to Save the Last Great Beasts by Pamela S. Turner
2009
Life on Earth -- and Beyond: An Astrobiologist's Quest by Pamela S. Turner
2009
Climbing the Stairs by Padma Venkatraman
2009
Tweedle Dee Dee by Charlotte Voake
2009
Impossible by Nancy Werlin
2009
Art From Her Heart by Kathy Whitehead
2009
Little Audrey by Ruth White
2009
I Love My New Toy! by Mo Willems
2009
I Will Surprise My Friend! by Mo Willems
2009
The 3 Bears and Goldilocks by Margaret Willey
2009
What They Always Tell Us by Martin Wilson
2009
Wangari's Trees of Peace: A True Story from Africa by Jeanette Winter
2009
Love & Lies: Marisol's Story by Ellen Wittlinger
2009
Truck Stuck by Sallie Wolf
2009
After Tupac and D Foster by Jacqueline Woodson
2009
Hannah Duck by Anji Yamamura
2009
The Dragon's Child: A Story of Angel Island by Laurence Yep
2009
Good Enough by Paula Yoo
2009
Sweethearts by Sara Zarr
2009
42 Miles by Tracie Vaughn Zimmer
2009

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