CCBC Choices2014

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
222 Works 97,397 Books 7,131 Reviews 4.1
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 show more the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

[1987-2015: category designations not yet entered]
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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
Yes! We Are Latinos: Poems and Prose About the Latino Experience by Alma Flor Ada
2014
Little Santa by Jon Agee
2014
The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp by Kathi Appelt
2014
The Market Bowl by Jim Averbeck
2014
Hold Fast by Blue Balliett
2014
The Nazi Hunters: How a Team of Spies and Survivors Captured the World's Most Notorious Nazi by Neal Bascomb
2014
Building Our House by Jonathan Bean
2014
Knock Knock: My Dad's Dream for Me by Daniel Beaty
2014
Journey by Aaron Becker
2014
On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein by Jennifer Berne
2014
Beatrice Spells Some Lulus and Learns to Write a Letter by Cari Best
2014
Little Fish: A Memoir by Ramsey Beyer
2014
The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black
2014
Doll Bones by Holly Black
2014
Emancipation Proclamation: Lincoln and the Dawn of Liberty by Tonya Bolden
2014
Inside Outside by Lizi Boyd
2014
Artichoke Hearts by Sita Brahmachari
2014
The Great American Dust Bowl by Don Brown
2014
One Gorilla: A Counting Book by Anthony Browne
2014
My Cold Plum Lemon Pie Bluesy Mood by Tameka Fryer Brown
2014
Can't Scare Me! by Ashley Bryan
2014
A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin by Jen Bryant
2014
Big Bear's Big Boat by Eve Bunting
2014
The Cart That Carried Martin by Eve Bunting
2014
Look Up!: Henrietta Leavitt, Pioneering Woman Astronomer by Robert Burleigh
2014
Indivisible: Poems for Social Justice by Gail Bush
2014
See What a Seal Can Do by Christine Butterworth
2014
The Bitter Kingdom by Rae Carson
2014
Look Up!: Bird-Watching in Your Own Backyard by Annette Leblanc Cate
2014
Etched in Clay: The Life of Dave, Enslaved Potter and Poet by Andrea Cheng
2014
The Year of the Baby by Andrea Cheng
2014
Al Capone Does My Homework by Gennifer Choldenko
2014
Light in the Darkness: A Story about How Slaves Learned in Secret by Lesa Cline-Ransome
2014
Missing Mommy: A Book About Bereavement by Rebecca Cobb
2014
Theo's Mood: A Book of Feelings by Maryann Cocca-Leffler
2014
The Deer Watch by Pat Lowery Collins
2014
Year of the Jungle by Suzanne Collins
2014
Train by Elisha Cooper
2014
Max and the Tag-Along Moon by Floyd Cooper
2014
Benjamin Bear in Bright Ideas! by Philippe Coudray
2014
The Boy on the Porch by Sharon Creech
2014
Parched by Melanie Crowder
2014
Cheese Belongs to You! by Alexis Deacon
2014
Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures by Kate DiCamillo
2014
The Sound of Your Voice, Only Really Far Away (Secret Language of Girls) by Frances O'Roark Dowell
2014
The Golden Day by Ursula Dubosarsky
2014
Looks Like Daylight: Voices of Indigenous Kids by Deborah Ellis
2014
Never Ever by Jo Empson
2014
The Lightning Dreamer: Cuba's Greatest Abolitionist by Margarita Engle
2014
If You Could Be Mine by Sara Farizan
2014
After Iris by Natasha Farrant
2014
Papa's Mechanical Fish by Candace Fleming
2014
Wild Berries by Julie Flett
2014
I See the Promised Land: A Life of Martin Luther King Jr. by Arthur Flowers
2014
If You Want to See a Whale by Julie Fogliano
2014
Good Night, Sleep Tight by Mem Fox
2014
Angel Island: Gateway to Gold Mountain by Russell Freedman
2014
Becoming Ben Franklin: How a Candle-Maker's Son Helped Light the Flame of Liberty by Russell Freedman
2014
Salt: A Story of Friendship in a Time of War by Helen Frost
2014
If I Ever Get Out of Here by Eric Gansworth
2014
Maggot Moon by Sally Gardner
2014
Azzi in Between by Sarah Garland
2014
Big and Small (Odd One Out) by Guido Van Genechten
2014
In, Out and All Around (Odd One Out) by Guido Van Genechten
2014
The First Drawing by Mordicai Gerstein
2014
Zebra Forest by Adina Rishe Gewirtz
2014
Spy Camp (Spy School) by Stuart Gibbs
2014
That's a Possibility!: A Book About What Might Happen by Bruce Goldstone
2014
Mommy! Mommy! by Tarō Gomi
2014
Herman and Rosie by Gus Gordon
2014
The Silver Button by Bob Graham
2014
Prisoner B-3087 by Alan Gratz
2014
The Mad Potter: George E. Ohr, Eccentric Genius by Jan Greenberg
2014
Toys in Space by Mini Grey
2014
When Christmas Feels Like Home by Gretchen Griffith
2014
Peanut by Ayun Halliday
2014
The F- It List by Julie Halpern
2014
When Lions Roar by Robie H. Harris
2014
Wolf and Dog by Sylvia Vanden Heede
2014
Penny and Her Marble I Can Read by Kevin Henkes
2014
The Year of Billy Miller by Kevin Henkes
2014
When Charley Met Grampa by Amy Hest
2014
Bo at Ballard Creek by Kirkpatrick Hill
2014
The Tree Lady: The True Story of How One Tree-Loving Woman Changed a City Forever by H. Joseph Hopkins
2014
The Great Trouble: A Mystery of London, the Blue Death, and a Boy Called Eel by Deborah Hopkinson
2014
Lullaby (For a Black Mother) by Langston Hughes
2014
Nurse Clementine by Simon James
2014
The Animal Book: A Collection of the Fastest, Fiercest, Toughest, Cleverest, Shyest--and Most Surprising--Animals on Earth by Steve Jenkins
2014
My First Day by Steve Jenkins
2014
Red Kite, Blue Kite by Ji-li Jiang
2014
The Summer Prince by Alaya Dawn Johnson
2014
The Thing About Luck by Cynthia Kadohata
2014
Trouper by Meg Kearney
2014
The Desperate Adventures of Zeno and Alya by Jane Kelley
2014
Miracle Mud: Lena Blackburne and the Secret Mud That Changed Baseball by David A. Kelly
2014
Poems to Learn by Heart by Caroline Kennedy
2014
Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World by Tracy Kidder
2014
Tune 2: still Life by Derek Kirk Kim
2014
Mortal Fire by Elizabeth Knox
2014
Openly Straight by Bill Konigsberg
2014
The Problem with Being Slightly Heroic by Uma Krishnaswami
2014
The Beatles Were Fab (and They Were Funny) by Kathleen Krull
2014
Charm & Strange by Stephanie Kuehn
2014
Dark Triumph by Robin LaFevers
2014
Paul Meets Bernadette by Rosy Lamb
2014
Yellowcake by Margo Lanagan
2014
The Black Rabbit by Philippa Leathers
2014
Sophie Scott Goes South by Alison Lester
2014
Bone by Bone: Comparing Animal Skeletons by Sara Levine
2014
March: Book One by John Lewis
2014
Fiddleheads to Fir Trees: Leaves in All Seasons by Joanne Linden
2014
Ling & Ting Share a Birthday by Grace Lin
2014
The Big Wet Balloon by Ricardo Siri Liniers
2014
Nora's Chicks by Patricia MacLachlan
2014
Which Is Round? Which Is Bigger? by Mineko Mamada
2014
Quintana of Charyn by Melina Marchetta
2014
Randolph Caldecott: The Man Who Could Not Stop Drawing by Leonard S. Marcus
2014
The Long, Long Journey: The Godwit's Amazing Migration by Sandra Markle
2014
Snow School by Sandra Markle
2014
Farmer Will Allen and the Growing Table by Jacqueline Briggs Martin
2014
Mister Orange by Truus Matti
2014
Daredevil: The Daring Life of Betty Skelton by Meghan McCarthy
2014
Binny for Short by Hilary McKay
2014
Lulu and the Cat in the Bag by Hilary McKay
2014
Lulu and the Dog from the Sea by Hilary McKay
2014
The Apple Orchard Riddle by Margaret McNamara
2014
Far Far Away by Tom McNeal
2014
Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass by Meg Medina
2014
Grandmother Ptarmigan by Qaunaq Mikkigak
2014
Sophie's Squash by Pat Zietlow Miller
2014
Zero Tolerance by Claudia Mills
2014
Cookie, the Walker (Carolrhoda Picture Books) by Chris Monroe
2014
The Tapir Scientist: Saving South America's Largest Mammal by Sy Montgomery
2014
Lucky Ducklings by Eva Moore
2014
Niño Wrestles the World by Yuyi Morales
2014
Teeth by Hannah Moskowitz
2014
Heaven Is Paved with Oreos by Catherine Gilbert Murdock
2014
Little Mouse by Alison Murray
2014
Darius & Twig by Walter Dean Myers
2014
Invasion by Walter Dean Myers
2014
Wait! Wait! by Hatsue Nakawaki
2014
More Than This by Patrick Ness
2014
Up the Creek by Nicholas Oldland
2014
The Mighty Lalouche by Matthew Olshan
2014
Xander's Panda Party by Linda Sue Park
2014
Open Mic: Riffs on Life Between Cultures in Ten Voices by Mitali Perkins
2014
Rifka Takes a Bow by Betty Rosenberg Perlov
2014
Bluffton: My Summer with Buster Keaton by Matt Phelan
2014
Miss Moore Thought Otherwise: How Anne Carroll Moore Created Libraries for Children by Jan Pinborough
2014
The Raven and the Loon by Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley
2014
A Girl Called Problem by Katie Quirk
2014
Picture a Tree by Barbara Reid
2014
Odessa Again by Dana Reinhardt
2014
Moonday by Adam Rex
2014
Sugar by Jewell Parker Rhodes
2014
The Secret Pool by Kimberly Ridley
2014
Hey, Charleston!: The True Story of the Jenkins Orphanage Band by Anne F. Rockwell
2014
Exclamation Mark by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
2014
Parrots Over Puerto Rico by Susan L. Roth
2014
Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell
2014
Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
2014
Diego Rivera: An Artist for the People by Susan Goldman Rubin
2014
Eruption!: Volcanoes and the Science of Saving Lives by Elizabeth Rusch
2014
Volcano Rising by Elizabeth Rusch
2014
This Song Will Save Your Life by Leila Sales
2014
Imprisoned: The Betrayal of Japanese Americans during World War II by Martin W. Sandler
2014
The War within These Walls by Aline Sax
2014
Here Come the Humpbacks! by April Pulley Sayre
2014
Dee Dee and Me by Amy Schwartz
2014
Midwinterblood by Marcus Sedgwick
2014
Bully by Laura Vaccaro Seeger
2014
Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys
2014
Mooncakes by Loretta Seto
2014
Peanut and Fifi Have A Ball by Randall De Seve
2014
Turkey Tot by George Shannon
2014
Lincoln's Grave Robbers by Steve Sheinkin
2014
Three Years and Eight Months by Icy Smith
2014
Orleans by Sherri L. Smith
2014
The Dark by Lemony Snicket
2014
The Longest Night: A Passover Story by Laurel Snyder
2014
Night Sounds by Javier Sobrino
2014
When No One is Watching by Eileen Spinelli
2014
Ol' Mama Squirrel by David Ezra Stein
2014
No Monkeys, No Chocolate by Melissa Stewart
2014
The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater
2014
Courage Has No Color, The True Story of the Triple Nickles: America's First Black Paratroopers by Tanya Lee Stone
2014
Who Says Women Can't Be Doctors?: The Story of Elizabeth Blackwell (Christy Ottaviano Books) by Tanya Lee Stone
2014
The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud
2014
Razia's Ray of Hope: One Girl's Dream of an Education by Elizabeth Suneby
2014
The Bird King: An Artist's Notebook by Shaun Tan
2014
Still Star-Crossed by Melinda Taub
2014
Becoming Babe Ruth by Matt Tavares
2014
Run Home, Little Mouse by Britta Teckentrup
2014
Scaly Spotted Feathered Frilled: How do we know what dinosaurs really looked like? by Catherine Thimmesh
2014
One Came Home by Amy Timberlake
2014
How I Became A Ghost by Tim Tingle
2014
The Real Boy by Anne Ursu
2014
Little You by Richard Van Camp
2014
Forest Has a Song: Poems by Amy Ludwig VanDerwater
2014
What Will Hatch? by Jennifer Ward
2014
Mi Familia Calaca / My Skeleton Family by Cynthia Weill
2014
Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein
2014
Time-Out for Sophie by Rosemary Wells
2014
The Pet Project: Cute and Cuddly Vicious Verses by Lisa Wheeler
2014
The Milk of Birds by Sylvia Whitman
2014
Mr. Wuffles! by David Wiesner
2014
The Dream of the Thylacine by Margaret Wild
2014
That Is Not a Good Idea! by Mo Willems
2014
P.S. Be Eleven by Rita Williams-Garcia
2014
You Never Heard of Willie Mays?! by Jonah Winter
2014
Baby Bear Counts One by Ashley Wolff
2014
This Is the Rope: A Story from the Great Migration by Jacqueline Woodson
2014
Black Helicopters by Blythe Woolston
2014
Jerusalem: A Family Potrait by Boaz Yakin
2014
Boxers by Gene Luen Yang
2014
Saints by Gene Luen Yang
2014
Matilda and Hans by Yokococo
2014
Wee Rhymes: Baby's First Poetry Book by Jane Yolen
2014
My Blue Is Happy by Jessica Young
2014
This Is Our House by Hyewon Yum
2014
The Lucy Variations by Sara Zarr
2014
Poison by Bridget Zinn
2014

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