CCBC Choices2019

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
252 Works 72,569 Books 4,007 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
WorkYear
The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo
2019
Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi
2019
The Wall in the Middle of the Book by Jon Agee
2019
Leah on the Offbeat by Becky Albertalli
2019
Rebound by Kwame Alexander
2019
The Dam by David Almond
2019
The Assassination of Brangwain Spurge by M. T. Anderson
2019
Munmun by Jesse Andrews
2019
Snow Lane by Josie Angelini
2019
Small Spaces by Katherine Arden
2019
How Raven Got His Crooked Nose: An Alaskan Dena'ina Fable by Barbara J. Atwater
2019
The Button War: A Tale of the Great War by Avi
2019
When Sophie Thinks She Can't... by Molly Bang
2019
The United States v. Jackie Robinson by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen
2019
Nothing Stopped Sophie: The Story of Unshakable Mathematician Sophie Germain by Cheryl Bardoe
2019
Square by Mac Barnett
2019
March Forward, Girl: From Young Warrior to Little Rock Nine by Melba Pattillo Beals
2019
Good Morning, Harry - Good Night, Daddy by Katy Beebe
2019
Captain Starfish by Davina Bell
2019
Do Not Lick This Book by Idan Ben-Barak
2019
Belle's Journey: An Osprey Takes Flight by Rob Bierregaard
2019
Drum Roll, Please by Lisa Jenn Bigelow
2019
Hello Lighthouse by Sophie Blackall
2019
The Cruel Prince by Holly Black
2019
Grace for Gus by Harry Bliss
2019
Facing Frederick: The Life of Frederick Douglass, a Monumental American Man by Tonya Bolden
2019
No Small Potatoes: Junius G. Groves and His Kingdom in Kansas by Tonya Bolden
2019
Unpresidented: A Biography of Donald Trump by Martha Brockenbrough
2019
Be Prepared by Vera Brosgol
2019
The Unwanted: Stories of the Syrian Refugees by Don Brown
2019
Our Car by J. M. Brum
2019
On the Other Side of the Garden by Jairo Buitrago
2019
Ana Maria Reyes Does Not Live in a Castle by Hilda Eunice Burgos
2019
My Hair Is a Garden by Cozbi A. Cabrera
2019
Lena's Shoes Are Nervous: A First-Day-of-School Dilemma by Keith Calabrese
2019
Hurricane Child by Kacen Callender
2019
Marcus Vega Doesn't Speak Spanish by Pablo Cartaya
2019
Back from the Brink: Saving Animals from Extinction by Nancy Castaldo
2019
All That I Can Fix by Crystal Chan
2019
Backyard Bears: Conservation, Habitat Changes, and the Rise of Urban Wildlife by Amy Cherrix
2019
Bowwow Powwow by Brenda J. Child
2019
The Patchwork Bike by Maxine Beneba Clarke
2019
Let the Children March by Monica Clark-Robinson
2019
Finding Langston by Lesa Cline-Ransome
2019
Game Changers: The Story of Venus and Serena Williams by Lesa Cline-Ransome
2019
Llamaphones by Janik Coat
2019
Finding Yvonne by Brandy Colbert
2019
Imagine! by Raul Colon
2019
Stumpkin by Lucy Ruth Cummins
2019
The Journey of Little Charlie by Christopher Paul Curtis
2019
Baby's Firsts by Nancy Raines Day
2019
Everything I Know About You by Barbara Dee
2019
Carmela Full of Wishes by Matt de la Peña
2019
Driving by Starlight by Anat Deracine
2019
Albert's Tree by Jenni Desmond
2019
The Elephant by Jenni Desmond
2019
Zola's Elephant by Randall De Sève
2019
Good Rosie! by Kate DiCamillo
2019
Louisiana's Way Home by Kate DiCamillo
2019
Good Dog by Cori Doerrfeld
2019
Unclaimed baggage by Jen Doll
2019
You and Me by Rebecca Kai Dotlich
2019
Blended by Sharon M. Draper
2019
Up the Mountain Path by Marianne Dubuc
2019
A Lion Is a Lion by Polly Dunbar
2019
Raven and the Tide Lady by Pauline Duncan
2019
Dragons in a Bag by Zetta Elliott
2019
Ben and the Scaredy-Dog by Sarah Ellis
2019
Jazz Owls by Margarita Engle
2019
Here to Stay by Sara Farizan
2019
Strongheart: Wonder Dog of the Silver Screen by Candace Fleming
2019
The Dinosaur That Pooped the Past! by Tom Fletcher
2019
Jasmine Toguchi, Drummer Girl by Debbi Michiko Florence
2019
The Book of Pearl by Timothee de Fombelle
2019
Ducks Away! by Mem Fox
2019
Little Brown by Marla Frazee
2019
Give Me Some Truth by Eric Gansworth
2019
Lovely Beasts: The Surprising Truth by Kate Gardner
2019
Fake blood by Whitney Gardner
2019
I Got a Chicken for My Birthday by Laura Gehl
2019
Hawk Rising by Maria Gianferrari
2019
Dream Country by Shannon Gibney
2019
Picture Us In The Light by Kelly Loy Gilbert
2019
Fresh Ink: An Anthology by Lamar Giles
2019
Carlos Santana: Sound of the Heart, Song of the World by Gary Golio
2019
The Crocodile and the Dentist by Tarō Gomi
2019
Little Truck by Tarō Gomi
2019
Honk! Splat! Vroom! by Barry Gott
2019
Africville by Shauntay Grant
2019
The Mushroom Fan Club by Elise Gravel
2019
How to Knit a Monster by Annemarie van Haeringen
2019
Water Land: Land and Water Forms Around the World by Christy Hale
2019
Otherwood by Pete Hautman
2019
Streetcar to Justice: How Elizabeth Jennings Won the Right to Ride in New York by Amy Hill Hearth
2019
Something Smells! by Blake Liliane Hellman
2019
A Parade of Elephants by Kevin Henkes
2019
Winter Is Here by Kevin Henkes
2019
Where's Bunny? by Theo Heras
2019
Imagine by Juan Felipe Herrera
2019
Night Job by Karen Hesse
2019
We Don't Eat Our Classmates by Ryan T. Higgins
2019
Floaty by John Himmelman
2019
The Night Diary by Veera Hiranandani
2019
Lifeboat 12 by Susan Hood
2019
Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World by Susan Hood
2019
Attucks!: Oscar Robertson and the Basketball Team That Awakened a City by Phillip Hoose
2019
Hammering for Freedom by Rita Lorraine Hubbard
2019
We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices by Wade Hudson
2019
Ruby in the Ruins by Shirley Hughes
2019
The Funeral by Matt James
2019
The Boy Who Went to Mars by Simon James
2019
Spooked!: How a Radio Broadcast and The War of the Worlds Sparked the 1938 Invasion of America by Gail Jarrow
2019
All-of-a-Kind Family Hanukkah by Emily Jenkins
2019
The Parker Inheritance by Varian Johnson
2019
Fire Song by Adam Garnet Jones
2019
Are You Ready to Hatch an Unusual Chicken? by Kelly Jones
2019
Mary's Monster: Love, Madness, and How Mary Shelley Created Frankenstein by Lita Judge
2019
Checked by Cynthia Kadohata
2019
Rescue and Jessica: A Life-Changing Friendship by Jessica Kensky
2019
I Walk with Vanessa: A Story About a Simple Act of Kindness by Kerascoët
2019
Saffron Ice Cream by Rashin Kheiriyeh
2019
Darius the Great Is Not Okay by Adib Khorram
2019
Begone the Raggedy Witches by Celine Kiernan
2019
Running Through Sprinklers by Michelle Kim
2019
Raven loses his Nose by David Lang
2019
Auntie Luce’s Talking Paintings by Francie Latour
2019
Summer of Salt by Katrina Leno
2019
Will Bear Share? by Hilary Leung
2019
Peasprout Chen, Future Legend of Skate and Sword by Henry Lien
2019
The Rough Patch by Brian Lies
2019
Black Bird Yellow Sun by Steve Light
2019
Geraldine by Elizabeth Lilly
2019
A Big Mooncake for Little Star by Grace Lin
2019
Goldfish on Vacation by Sally Lloyd-Jones
2019
Julián Is a Mermaid by Jessica Love
2019
The Season of Styx Malone by Kekla Magoon
2019
The Mad Wolf's Daughter by Diane Magras
2019
When Angels Sing: The Story of Rock Legend Carlos Santana by Michael Mahin
2019
The Little Red Fort by Brenda Maier
2019
Tight by Torrey Maldonado
2019
The Vast Wonder of the World: Biologist Ernest Everett Just by Mélina Mangal
2019
Josie's Lost Tooth by Jennifer K. Mann
2019
Nowhere Boy by Katherine Marsh
2019
Free as a Bird: The Story of Malala by Lina Maslo
2019
Bob by Wendy Mass
2019
Learning to breathe by Janice Lynn Mather
2019
Winnie's Great War by Lindsay Mattick
2019
All That Trash: The Story of the 1987 Garbage Barge and Our Problem with Stuff by Meghan McCarthy
2019
Doll-E 1.0 by Shanda McCloskey
2019
Blood Water Paint by Joy McCullough
2019
Nature's Friend: The Gwen Frostic Story by Lindsey McDivitt
2019
Prickly Hedgehogs! by Jane McGuinness
2019
Who Will Bell the Cat? by Patricia C. Mckissack
2019
The Dinosaur Expert by Margaret McNamara
2019
Merci Suárez Changes Gears by Meg Medina
2019
Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Black Boy by Tony Medina
2019
Don't Touch My Hair! by Sharee Miller
2019
La Frontera/ the Border: El Viaje Con Papá/ My Journey With Papa (English and Spanish Edition) by Deborah Mills
2019
Hip-Hop Lollipop by Susan Montanari
2019
How to Be a Good Creature: A Memoir in Thirteen Animals by Sy Montgomery
2019
The Hyena Scientist by Sy Montgomery
2019
Dreamers by Yuyi Morales
2019
Thank You, Omu! by Oge Mora
2019
The Eye That Never Sleeps: How Detective Pinkerton Saved President Lincoln by Marissa Moss
2019
Curiosity: The Story of a Mars Rover by Markus Motum
2019
The Book of Boy by Catherine Gilbert Murdock
2019
Puddin' by Julie Murphy
2019
The Place Between Breaths by An Na
2019
When Paul Met Artie: The Story of Simon & Garfunkel by G. Neri
2019
The Orphan Band of Springdale by Anne Nesbet
2019
And The Ocean Was Our Sky by Patrick Ness
2019
No Fixed Address by Susin Nielsen
2019
Fairy Spell: How Two Girls Convinced the World That Fairies Are Real by Marc Tyler Nobleman
2019
Thirty Minutes Over Oregon: A Japanese Pilot's World War II Story by Marc Tyler Nobleman
2019
Voices in the Air: Poems for Listeners by Naomi Shihab Nye
2019
Astrid the Unstoppable by Maria Parr
2019
Boots on the Ground: America's War in Vietnam by Elizabeth Partridge
2019
The Field by Baptiste Paul
2019
Fly Girls: The Daring American Women Pilots Who Helped Win WWII by P. O’Connell Pearson
2019
Secret Sisters of the Salty Sea by Lynne Rae Perkins
2019
Girl Running: Bobbi Gibb and the Boston Marathon by Annette Bay Pimentel
2019
Martin Rising: Requiem For a King by Andrea Davis Pinkney
2019
Benji, the Bad Day, and Me by Sally J. Pla
2019
Brave Jane Austen: Reader, Writer, Author, Rebel by Lisa Pliscou
2019
Beavers (Superpower Field Guide) by Rachel Poliquin
2019
Apple in the Middle by Dawn Quigley
2019
Mary Shelley: The Strange True Tale of Frankenstein's Creator by Catherine Reef
2019
The House That Lou Built by Mae Respicio
2019
Lu by Jason Reynolds
2019
Sunny by Jason Reynolds
2019
After the Shot Drops by Randy Ribay
2019
Born to Swing: Lil Hardin Armstrong's Life in Jazz by Mara Rockliff
2019
House of Dreams: The Life of L. M. Montgomery by Liz Rosenberg
2019
Otis and Will Discover the Deep: The Record-Setting Dive of the Bathysphere by Barb Rosenstock
2019
The Secret Kingdom: Nek Chand, a Changing India, and a Hidden World of Art by Barb Rosenstock
2019
A Gift from Abuela by Cecilia Ruiz
2019
Fox & Chick: The Party: and Other Stories by Sergio Ruzzier
2019
Amal Unbound by Aisha Saeed
2019
Not the Girls You're Looking For by Aminah Mae Safi
2019
The Wind Called My Name by Mary Louise Sanchez
2019
Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag by Rob Sanders
2019
Moth and Wasp, Soil and Ocean: Remembering Chinese Scientist Pu Zhelong's Work for Sustainable Farming by Sigrid Schmalzer
2019
Spell and Spindle by Michelle Schusterman
2019
Jerome By Heart by Thomas Scotto
2019
Blue by Laura Vaccaro Seeger
2019
The Cardboard Kingdom by Chad Sell
2019
Betty Before X by Ilyasah Shabazz
2019
Hidden figures : the true story of four black women and the space race by Margot Lee Shetterly
2019
Dry by Neal Shusterman
2019
Thunderhead by Neal Shusterman
2019
Harriet Gets Carried Away by Jessie Sima
2019
Holi Colors by Rina Singh
2019
Hearts Unbroken by Cynthia Leitich Smith
2019
We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga by Traci Sorell
2019
What the Night Sings by Vesper Stamper
2019
Honey by David Ezra Stein
2019
Mr. Wolf's Class by Aron Nels Steinke
2019
Pass Go and Collect $200: The Real Story of How Monopoly Was Invented by Tanya Lee Stone
2019
Want to play trucks? by Ann Stott
2019
Kitten and the Night Watchman by John Sullivan
2019
Nobody's Duck by Mary Sullivan
2019
Capsized!: The Forgotten Story of the SS Eastland Disaster by Patricia Sutton
2019
First Laugh--Welcome, Baby! by Rose Ann Tahe
2019
They Say Blue by Jillian Tamaki
2019
Tiger vs. Nightmare by Emily Tetri
2019
Mommy's Khimar by Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow
2019
The Triumphant Tale of the House Sparrow by Jan Thornhill
2019
Lost Soul, Be at Peace by Maggie Thrash
2019
Undocumented: A Worker's Fight by Duncan Tonatiuh
2019
Snow Pony and the Seven Miniature Ponies by Christian Trimmer
2019
Teddy's Favorite Toy by Christian Trimmer
2019
Hidden City: Poems of Urban Wildlife by Sarah Grace Tuttle
2019
Check, Please!, Book 1: #Hockey! by Ngozi Ukazu
2019
Libba: The Magnificent Musical Life of Elizabeth Cotten by Laura Veirs
2019
The Outlaw by Nancy Vo
2019
The Old Man (Gecko Press Titles) by Sarah V.
2019
Champion: The Comeback Tale of the American Chestnut Tree by Sally M. Walker
2019
Between the Lines: How Ernie Barnes Went from the Football Field to the Art Gallery by Sandra Neil Wallace
2019
The Prince and the Dressmaker by Jen Wang
2019
Down by the River by Andrew Weiner
2019
The Language of Spells by Garret Weyr
2019
Who eats orange? by Dianne White
2019
The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson
2019
Harbor Me by Jacqueline Woodson
2019
Seeing into Tomorrow: Haiku by Richard Wright by Richard Wright
2019
Angel in Beijing by Belle Yang
2019
Front Desk by Kelly Yang
2019
Pip & Pup by Eugene Yelchin
2019
The Perfect Gift (Confetti Kids) by Paula Yoo
2019
Saturday Is Swimming Day by Hyewon Yum
2019
Pride by Ibi Zoboi
2019
Raven makes the aleutians
2019

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