CCBC Choices2015

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
253 Works 80,688 Books 5,940 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 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
WorkCategoryYear
Any Questions? by Marie-Louise Gay
English / Canada2015
I Remember Beirut by Zeinia Abirached
2015
The Crossover by Kwame Alexander
2015
Some Assembly Required: The Not-So-Secret Life of a Transgender Teen by Arin Andrews
2015
Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall Gorilla by Katherine Applegate
2015
Edda: A Little Valkyrie's First Day of School by Adam Auerbach
2015
My Grandfather's Coat by Jim Aylesworth
2015
Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress by Christine Baldacchino
2015
Buried Sunlight: How Fossil Fuels Have Changed the Earth by Molly Bang
2015
Sam and Dave Dig a Hole by Mac Barnett
2015
My Bus by Byron Barton
2015
Stubby the war dog : the true story of world war I 's bravest dog by Ann Bausum
2015
Brother Hugo and the Bear by Katy Beebe
2015
Digger Dog by William Bee
2015
El Deafo by Cece Bell
2015
Wednesday by Anne Bertier
2015
The Soccer Fence: A story of friendship, hope, and apartheid in South Africa by Phil Bildner
2015
The Baby Tree by Sophie Blackall
2015
Naked! by Michael Ian Black
2015
Baby Animal Farm by Karen Blair
2015
The Monkey Goes Bananas by C. P. Bloom
2015
Alone Together by Suzanne Bloom
2015
Tap Tap Boom Boom by Elizabeth Bluemle
2015
Beautiful Moon by Tonya Bolden
2015
Kinda Like Brothers by Coe Booth
2015
Flashlight by Lizi Boyd
2015
Strike!: The Farm Workers' Fight for Their Rights by Larry Dane Brimner
2015
Before We Eat: From Farm to Table by Pat Brisson
2015
Winter Moon Song by Martha Brooks
2015
What If... ? by Anthony Browne
2015
Life on Mars by Jennifer Brown
2015
Caminar by Skila Brown
2015
Ashley Bryan's Puppets: Making Something from Everything by Ashley Bryan
2015
The Right Word: Roget and His Thesaurus by Jen Bryant
2015
Washday by Eve Bunting
2015
Edward Hopper Paints His World by Robert Burleigh
2015
Picnic by John Burningham
2015
Handle With Care: An Unusual Butterfly Journey (Nonfiction - Grades Prek-4) (Junior Library Guild Selection) by Loree Griffin Burns
2015
Brave Chicken Little by Robert Byrd
2015
This book just ate my dog! by Richard Byrne
2015
Fox's Garden by Princesse Camcam
2015
Mysterious Patterns: Finding Fractals in Nature by Sarah C. Campbell
2015
Sleepover with Beatrice and Bear by Monica Carnesi
2015
Tin Star by Cecil Castellucci
2015
Bird by Crystal Chan
2015
The Year of the Fortune Cookie by Andrea Cheng
2015
Gravity by Jason Chin
2015
Benny Goodman and Teddy Wilson: Taking the Stage As the First Black-and-white Jazz Band in History by Lesa Cline-Ransome
2015
Big Bug by Henry Cole
2015
Breakfast Served Anytime by Sarah Combs
2015
Firebird by Misty Copeland
2015
The Swallow: A Ghost Story by Charis Cotter
2015
From There to Here by Laurel Croza
2015
The Madman of Piney Woods by Christopher Paul Curtis
2015
Emily's Blue Period by Cathleen Daly
2015
The Storm Whale by Benji Davies
2015
Tiny Creatures: The World of Microbes by Nicola Davies
2015
Mr. Ferris and His Wheel by Kathryn Gibbs Davis
2015
The ACB with Honora Lee by Kate De Goldi
2015
Love Letters to the Dead by Ava Dellaira
2015
A Dance Like Starlight: One Ballerina’s Dream by Kristy Dempsey
2015
Bruno and Titch by Sheena Dempsey
2015
Gaston by Kelly DiPucchio
2015
Weasels by Elys Dolan
2015
The Lion and the Bird by Marianne Dubuc
2015
The Scraps Book: Notes from a Colorful Life by Lois Ehlert
2015
The Cat at the Wall by Deborah Ellis
2015
Moon at Nine by Deborah Ellis
2015
Little Roja Riding Hood by Susan Middleton Elya
2015
Silver People: Voices from the Panama Canal by Margarita Engle
2015
Boy on the Edge by Fridrik Erlings
2015
I Am Cow, Hear Me Moo! by Jill Esbaum
2015
Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel by Sara Farizan
2015
Pure Grit: How American World War II Nurses Survived Battle and Prison Camp in the Pacific by Mary Cronk Farrell
2015
A Mom For Umande by Maria Faulconer
2015
Five, Six, Seven, Nate! by Tim Federle
2015
Dare the Wind: The Record-breaking Voyage of Eleanor Prentiss and the Flying Cloud by Tracey Fern
2015
Schools of Hope: How Julius Rosenwald Helped Change African American Education by Norman H. Finkelstein
2015
Unstoppable Octobia May by Sharon Flake
2015
Eyes Wide Open: Going Behind the Environmental Headlines by Paul Fleischman
2015
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia by Candace Fleming
2015
Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming
2015
Vango: Between Sky and Earth by Timothee de Fombelle
2015
Baby Bedtime by Mem Fox
2015
Countablock (Alphablock) by Christopher Franceschelli
2015
The Farmer and the Clown by Marla Frazee
2015
Absolutely Truly by Heather Vogel Frederick
2015
Because They Marched: The People's Campaign for Voting Rights That Changed America by Russell Freedman
2015
The Orphan and the Mouse by Martha Freeman
2015
Grandfather Gandhi by Arun Gandhi
2015
One Big Pair of Underwear by Laura Gehl
2015
Space Case by Stuart Gibbs
2015
The Hula Hoopin' Queen by Thelma Lynne Godin
2015
Call Me Tree / Llamame arbol by Maya Christina Gonzalez
2015
Mister Bud Wears the Cone by Carter Goodrich
2015
Cats Are Cats by Valeri Gorbachev
2015
Absolutely Almost by Lisa Graff
2015
Have You Heard the Nesting Bird? by Rita Gray
2015
Half Bad by Sally Green
2015
The Perfect Place by Teresa E. Harris
2015
The Children of the King by Sonya Hartnett
2015
Shh! We Have a Plan by Chris Haughton
2015
Remy and Lulu by Kevin Hawkes
2015
Hope Is a Ferris Wheel by Robin Herrera
2015
I Am Jazz by Jessica Herthel
2015
Jacob's New Dress by Sarah Hoffman
2015
The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer L. Holm
2015
Manger by Lee Bennett Hopkins
2015
The Mouse Who Ate the Moon by Petr Horáček
2015
Bayard Rustin: The Invisible Activist by Jacqueline Houtman
2015
Sleepyheads by Sandra J. Howatt
2015
Conversion by Katherine Howe
2015
Girl Defective by Simmone Howell
2015
Nest by Jorey Hurley
2015
Flora and the Penguin by Molly Idle
2015
Firefly July: A Year of Very Short Poems by Paul B. Janeczko
2015
Red Madness: How a Medical Mystery Changed What We Eat by Gail Jarrow
2015
Soccer Star by Mina Javaherbin
2015
Love Is the Drug by Alaya Dawn Johnson
2015
The Great Greene Heist by Varian Johnson
2015
The Story of Owen: Dragon Slayer of Trondheim by E. K. Johnston
2015
Winter Is Coming by Tony Johnston
2015
Half a World Away by Cynthia Kadohata
2015
You Are (Not) Small by Anna Kang
2015
The Very Tiny Baby by Sylvie Kantorovitz
2015
King for a Day by Rukhsana Khan
2015
A Taste of Freedom: Gandhi and the Great Salt March by Elizabeth Cody Kimmel
2015
Simon and the Bear: A Hanukkah Tale by Eric A. Kimmel
2015
Glory O'Brien's History of the Future by A. S. King
2015
To This Day: For the Bullied and Beautiful by Shane Koyczan
2015
Goldie Takes a Stand: Golda Meir’s First Crusade by Barbara Krasner
2015
I Am So Brave! (Empowerment Series) by Stephen Krensky
2015
Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out by Susan Kuklin
2015
Mortal Heart by Robin LaFevers
2015
My Heart Is Laughing by Rose Lagercrantz
2015
Like No Other by Una LaMarche
2015
Pom and Pim by Lena Landström
2015
The Misadventures of the Family Fletcher by Dana Alison Levy
2015
Nine Open Arms by Benny Lindelauf
2015
Ling & Ting: Twice as Silly by Grace Lin
2015
Monstrous Affections: An Anthology of Beastly Tales by Kelly Link
2015
Poor Doreen: A Fishy Tale by Sally Lloyd-Jones
2015
Mr. Frank by Irene Luxbacher
2015
What Forest Knows by George Ella Lyon
2015
Lucky by David Mackintosh
2015
Fly Away by Patricia MacLachlan
2015
Skylark by Patricia MacLachlan
2015
Tiptop Cat by Roger Mader
2015
How It Went Down by Kekla Magoon
2015
Two Speckled Eggs by Jennifer K. Mann
2015
Rain Reign by Ann M. Martin
2015
Alice Waters and the Trip to Delicious by Jacqueline Briggs Martin
2015
Ida M. Tarbell: The Woman Who Challenged Big Business--and Won! by Emily Arnold McCully
2015
Lulu and the Hedgehog in the Rain by Hilary McKay
2015
Lulu and the Rabbit Next Door by Hilary McKay
2015
Peter Loves Penguin by David McPhail
2015
I am Albert Einstein by Brad Meltzer
2015
The Freedom Summer Murders by Don Mitchell
2015
Tuesday Tucks Me In: The Loyal Bond Between a Soldier and His Service Dog by Luis Carlos Montalvn
2015
I Pledge Allegiance by Pat Mora
2015
Water rolls, water rises = El agua rueda, el agua sube by Pat Mora
2015
This Is a Moose by Richard T. Morris
2015
I Feel Five! by Bethanie Murguia
2015
My Country, 'Tis of Thee: How One Song Reveals the History of Civil Rights by Claire Rudolf Murphy
2015
Tumbleweed Baby by Anna Myers
2015
Boom Boom by Sarvinder Naberhaus
2015
Dust of Eden by Mariko Nagai
2015
Peach Girl by Raymond Nakamura
2015
How I Discovered Poetry by Marilyn Nelson
2015
Hello, I'm Johnny Cash by G. Neri
2015
Knockout Games by G. Neri
2015
The Turtle of Oman by Naomi Shihab Nye
2015
A Baby Elephant in the Wild by Caitlin O'Connell
2015
If I Had a Raptor by George O'Connor
2015
Sparky! by Jenny Offill
2015
Ship of Dolls by Shirley Parenteau
2015
Stories of My Life by Katherine Paterson
2015
Nuts to You by Lynne Rae Perkins
2015
My True Love Gave to Me by Stephanie Perkins
2015
Patient Zero: Solving the Mysteries of Deadly Epidemics by Marilee Peters
2015
The Red Pencil by Andrea Davis Pinkney
2015
Gracefully Grayson by Ami Polonsky
2015
Josephine: The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker by Patricia Hruby Powell
2015
West of the Moon by Margi Preus
2015
Tomboy: A Graphic Memoir by Liz Prince
2015
Hidden Like Anne Frank: 14 True Stories of Survival by Marcel Prins
2015
Gabi, a Girl in Pieces by Isabel Quintero
2015
The Cosmobiography of Sun Ra: The Sound of Joy Is Enlightening by Chris Raschka
2015
Crabby Crab (Thingy Things) by Chris Raschka
2015
There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly (NorthSouth Books) by Rashin
2015
Two Parrots by Rashin
2015
Go to Sleep, Little Farm by Mary Lyn Ray
2015
Frida & Diego: Art, Love, Life by Catherine Reef
2015
When I Was the Greatest by Jason Reynolds
2015
Blizzard by John Rocco
2015
Chik Chak Shabbat by Mara Rockliff
2015
The Grudge Keeper by Mara Rockliff
2015
What the Moon Said by Gayle Rosengren
2015
The Noisy Paint Box: The Colors and Sounds of Kandinsky's Abstract Art by Barb Rosenstock
2015
It Is Night by Phyllis Rowand
2015
Freedom Summer: The 1964 Struggle for Civil Rights in Mississippi by Susan Goldman Rubin
2015
A Perfect Place for Ted by Leila Rudge
2015
Little Melba and Her Big Trombone by Katheryn Russell-Brown
2015
Coming Home by Greg Ruth
2015
Hannah's Night by Komako Sakai
2015
Water Can Be . . . (Millbrook Picture Books) by Laura Purdie Salas
2015
Chengdu Could Not, Would Not, Fall Asleep by Barney Saltzberg
2015
100 Things That Make Me Happy by Amy Schwartz
2015
Hands Say Love by George Shannon
2015
Buddy and the Bunnies in: Don't Play with Your Food! by Bob Shea
2015
The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights by Steve Sheinkin
2015
Baby's Got the Blues by Carol Diggory Shields
2015
EIEIO: How Old MacDonald Got His Farm with a Little Help From a Hen by Judy Sierra
2015
100 Sideways Miles by Andrew Smith
2015
Grasshopper Jungle by Andrew Smith
2015
Anna & Solomon by Elaine Snyder
2015
The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires
2015
Three Bird Summer by Sara St. Antoine
2015
Beneath the Sun by Melissa Stewart
2015
Blue Lily, Lily Blue by Maggie Stiefvater
2015
The Whispering Skull by Jonathan Stroud
2015
Construction by Sally Sutton
2015
If You Were a Dog by Jamie A. Swenson
2015
Sea Turtle Scientist by Stephen R. Swinburne
2015
This One Summer by Mariko Tamaki
2015
Rules of Summer by Shaun Tan
2015
Fat & Bones: And Other Stories by Larissa Theule
2015
House of Purple Cedar by Tim Tingle
2015
Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family’s Fight for Desegregation by Duncan Tonatiuh
2015
Hana Hashimoto, Sixth Violin by Chieri Uegaki
2015
Bad Bye, Good Bye by Deborah Underwood
2015
A Time to Dance by Padma Venkatraman
2015
Edgar's Second Word by Audrey Vernick
2015
Peggy by Anna Walker
2015
Loot by Jude Watson
2015
Sugar Hill: Harlem's Historic Neighborhood by Carole Boston Weatherford
2015
Noggin by John Corey Whaley
2015
Revolution by Deborah Wiles
2015
My New Friend Is So Fun! by Mo Willems
2015
Malala: A Brave Girl from Pakistan / Iqbal: A Brave Boy from Pakistan by Jeanette Winter
2015
Mr. Cornell's Dream Boxes by Jeanette Winter
2015
Belzhar by Meg Wolitzer
2015
Hooray for Hat! by Brian Won
2015
The Blossoming Universe of Violet Diamond by Brenda Woods
2015
Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson
2015
My Red Balloon by Kazuaki Yamada
2015
The Shadow Hero by Gene Luen Yang
2015
Arcady's Goal by Eugene Yelchin
2015
Twenty-Two Cents: Muhammad Yunus and the Village Bank by Paula Yoo
2015
Socks! by Son Mi Young
2015
I Am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up for Education and Changed the World [Young Readers Edition] by Malala Yousafzai
2015
Falling into Place by Amy Zhang
2015
Dig! by Andrea Zimmerman
2015

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