CCBC Choices2020

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
244 Works 63,932 Books 3,131 Reviews 4.2
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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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
Little Panda by Julie Abery
2020
Little Tiger by Julie Abery
2020
I Can Do It Myself! by Diane Adams
2020
Putuguq & Kublu and the Qalupalik by Roselynn Akulukjuk
2020
How to Read a Book by Kwame Alexander
2020
The Undefeated by Kwame Alexander
2020
Love from A to Z by S. K. Ali
2020
The Line Tender by Kate Allen
2020
SHOUT by Laurie Halse Anderson
2020
This Was Our Pact by Ryan Andrews
2020
Max Attacks by Kathi Appelt
2020
Daniel's Good Day by Micha Archer
2020
B is for Baby by Atinuke
2020
The Home Builders by Varsha Bajaj
2020
The King of Kindergarten by Derrick Barnes
2020
Circle by Mac Barnett
2020
VIRAL: The Fight Against AIDS in America by Ann Bausum
2020
The Next Great Paulie Fink by Ali Benjamin
2020
Lovely War by Julie Berry
2020
The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black
2020
The Wicked King by Holly Black
2020
This Promise of Change: One Girl’s Story in the Fight for School Equality by Jo Ann Allen Boyce
2020
The Forgotten Girl by India Hill Brown
2020
Infinite Hope: A Black Artist's Journey from World War II to Peace by Ashley Bryan
2020
Predator and Prey: A Conversation in Verse by Susannah Buhrman-Deever
2020
Zenobia July by Lisa Bunker
2020
Cogheart by Peter Bunzl
2020
Liberty Arrives! by Robert Byrd
2020
A Drop of Hope by Keith Calabrese
2020
Sport: Ship Dog of the Great Lakes by Pamela Cameron
2020
Titanosaur : Discovering the World's Largest Dinosaur by José Luis Carballido
2020
Each Tiny Spark by Pablo Cartaya
2020
Hair Love by Matthew A. Cherry
2020
Camp Tiger by Susan Choi
2020
The Revolution of Birdie Randolph by Brandy Colbert
2020
River by Elisha Cooper
2020
This Beach Is Loud! (Little Senses) by Samantha Cotterill
2020
My Mighty Journey: A Waterfall's Story by John Coy
2020
New Kid by Jerry Craft
2020
Which One Doesn't Belong?: Playing with Shapes by Christopher Danielson
2020
Hummingbird by Nicola Davies
2020
Olive & Pekoe: In Four Short Walks by Jacky Davis
2020
I Can Make This Promise by Christine Day
2020
Paws and Edward by Espen Dekko
2020
Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré by Anika Aldamuy Denise
2020
A Story About Cancer With a Happy Ending by India Desjardins
2020
Right This Very Minute: A table-to-farm book about food and farming by Lisl H Detlefsen
2020
Someday We Will Fly by Rachel DeWoskin
2020
Beverly, Right Here by Kate DiCamillo
2020
Goodbye, Friend! Hello, Friend! by Cori Doerrfeld
2020
Stepsister by Jennifer Donnelly
2020
The Storm Keeper's Island by Catherine Doyle
2020
The Last True Poets of the Sea by Julia Drake
2020
An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States for Young People by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
2020
Voices: The Final Hours of Joan of Arc by David Elliott
2020
The Dragon Thief by Zetta Elliott
2020
Pet by Akwaeke Emezi
2020
Soaring Earth: A Companion Memoir to Enchanted Air by Margarita Engle
2020
A Talent for Trouble by Natasha Farrant
2020
Meet Yasmin! by Saadia Faruqi
2020
Yasmin in Charge by Saadia Faruqi
2020
Henry The Boy by Molly Felder
2020
Birdsong by Julie Flett
2020
If I Was the Sunshine by Julie Fogliano
2020
Just In Case You Want to Fly by Julie Fogliano
2020
Pokko and the Drum by Matthew Forsythe
2020
Hello, I'm Here! by Helen Frost
2020
Up, Up, Up, Down! by Kimberly Gee
2020
The Last Last-Day-of-Summer by Lamar Giles
2020
Ginny Goblin Cannot Have a Monster for a Pet by David Goodner
2020
The Last Peach by Gus Gordon
2020
Amelia Westlake Was Never Here by Erin Gough
2020
Cyril and Pat by Emily Gravett
2020
Two Brothers, Four Hands by Jan Greenberg
2020
The Women Who Caught The Babies: A Story of African American Midwives by Eloise Greenfield
2020
Ordinary Hazards: A Memoir by Nikki Grimes
2020
Stormy: A Story About Finding a Forever Home by Guojing
2020
Field Trip to the Moon by John Hare
2020
How Do You Dance? by Thyra Heder
2020
Torpedoed: The True Story of the World War II Sinking of "The Children's Ship" by Deborah Heiligman
2020
Penny and Her Sled by Kevin Henkes
2020
Sweeping Up the Heart by Kevin Henkes
2020
Sal and Gabi Break the Universe by Carlos Hernandez
2020
Cerca / Close by Juan Felipe Herrera
2020
Duck & Goose, A Gift for Goose by Tad Hills
2020
Ona Judge Outwits the Washingtons: An Enslaved Woman Fights for Freedom (Encounter: Narrative Nonfiction Picture Books) by Gwendolyn Hooks
2020
My First ABC by Shirley Hughes
2020
¡Vamos! Let's Go to the Market (English and Spanish Edition) by Raul Gonzalez Iii
2020
Mr. Scruff by Simon James
2020
The Proper Way to Meet a Hedgehog and Other How-To Poems by Paul B. Janeczko
2020
The Poison Eaters: Fighting Danger and Fraud in our Food and Drugs by Gail Jarrow
2020
My Grandma and Me by Mina Javaherbin
2020
Beware of the Crocodile by Martin Jenkins
2020
The Frog Book by Steve Jenkins
2020
Look Again: Secrets of Animal Camouflage by Steve Jenkins
2020
A Place to Belong by Cynthia Kadohata
2020
We Are (Not) Friends by Anna Kang
2020
Let's Scare Bear by Katakawa Yuko 片川優子
2020
The Many Colors of Harpreet Singh by Supriya Kelkar
2020
Lalani of the Distant Sea by Erin Entrada Kelly
2020
More to the Story by Hena Khan
2020
The Little Grey Girl by Celine Kiernan
2020
The Year We Fell From Space by Amy Sarig King
2020
Dig by A. S. King
2020
Wings by Cheryl B. Klein
2020
You Are New by Lucy Knisley
2020
The Story That Cannot Be Told by J. Kasper Kramer
2020
We Are Here to Stay: Voices of Undocumented Young Adults by Susan Kuklin
2020
Where Dani Goes, Happy Follows (My Happy Life) by Rose Lagercrantz
2020
Pie in the Sky by Remy Lai
2020
Butterfly Yellow by Thanhhà Lại
2020
The Thing About Bees: A Love Letter by Shabazz Larkin
2020
My Forest Is Green by Darren Lebeuf
2020
You Must Not Miss by Katrina Leno
2020
Paper Son: The Inspiring Story of Tyrus Wong, Immigrant and Artist by Julie Leung
2020
A Big Bed for Little Snow by Grace Lin
2020
The Apartment: A Century of Russian History by Alexandra Litvina
2020
For Black Girls Like Me by Mariama J. Lockington
2020
Eclipse chaser : science in the Moon's shadow by Ilima Loomis
2020
Because of the Rabbit by Cynthia Lord
2020
Locked in Ice: Nansen's Daring Quest for the North Pole by Peter Lourie
2020
When Aidan Became a Brother by Kyle Lukoff
2020
Going Down Home with Daddy by Kelly Starling Lyons
2020
Sing a Song: How "Lift Every Voice and Sing" Inspired Generations by Kelly Starling Lyons
2020
Crossing on Time: Steam Engines, Fast Ships, and a Journey to the New World by David Macaulay
2020
Waiting for Chicken Smith by David Mackintosh
2020
It Began with a Page: How Gyo Fujikawa Drew the Way by Kyo Maclear
2020
Maya and the Lost Cat by Caroline Magerl
2020
Light It Up by Kekla Magoon
2020
The 47 People You'll Meet in Middle School by Kristin Mahoney
2020
A Scarf for Keiko by Ann Malaspina
2020
The Other F Word: A Celebration of the Fat and Fierce by Angie Manfredi
2020
Just Right: Searching for the Goldilocks Planet by Curtis Manley
2020
Games of Deception: The True Story of the First U.S. Olympic Basketball Team at the 1936 Olympics in Hitler's Germany by Andrew Maraniss
2020
Out of This World: The Surreal Art of Leonora Carrington by Michelle Markel
2020
Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky by Kwame Mbalia
2020
Vroom! by Barbara McClintock
2020
Dreaming in Code: Ada Byron Lovelace, Computer Pioneer by Emily Arnold McCully
2020
Hands Up! by Breanna J. McDaniel
2020
Heroine by Mindy McGinnis
2020
The New Neighbors by Sarah McIntyre
2020
The All-I'll-Ever-Want Christmas Doll by Patricia C. Mckissack
2020
Indian No More by Charlene Willing McManis
2020
Juana and Lucas: Big Problemas by Juana Medina
2020
We Set the Dark on Fire by Tehlor Kay Mejia
2020
The Miracle and Tragedy of the Dionne Quintuplets by Sarah Miller
2020
Johnny's Pheasant by Cheryl Minnema
2020
Saturday by Oge Mora
2020
Don't Date Rosa Santos by Nina Moreno
2020
Take the Mic: Fictional Stories of Everyday Resistance by Bethany Morrow
2020
It Rained Warm Bread: Moishe Moskowitz's Story of Hope by Gloria Moskowitz-Sweet
2020
The Proudest Blue: A Story of Hijab and Family by Ibtihaj Muhammad
2020
The Little Green Hen by Alison Murray
2020
Under the Broken Sky by Mariko Nagai
2020
Like a Love Story by Abdi Nazemian
2020
Mary Wears What She Wants by Keith Negley
2020
Let 'er Buck!: George Fletcher, the People's Champion by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
2020
Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story by Kevin Noble Maillard
2020
Dinosaur Feathers by Dennis Nolan
2020
Give Me Back My Bones! by Kim Norman
2020
When the Ground Is Hard by Malla Nunn
2020
Bloom by Kevin Panetta
2020
Nya's Long Walk: A Step at a Time by Linda Sue Park
2020
Saving the Tasmanian Devil: How Science Is Helping the World's Largest Marsupial Carnivore Survive by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent
2020
Little Libraries, Big Heroes by Miranda Paul
2020
Nine Months: Before a Baby Is Born by Miranda Paul
2020
My Footprints by Bao Phi
2020
Moles (Superpower Field Guide) by Rachel Poliquin
2020
Hey, Water! by Antoinette Portis
2020
Strange Birds: A Field Guide to Ruffling Feathers by Celia C. Pérez
2020
My Papi Has a Motorcycle by Isabel Quintero
2020
A Good Kind of Trouble by Lisa Moore Ramée
2020
Inside Outside by Anne-Margot Ramstein
2020
The Bell Rang by James E. Ransome
2020
One Fox: A Counting Book Thriller by Kate Read
2020
You Are My Friend: The Story of Mister Rogers and His Neighborhood by Aimee Reid
2020
Truman by Jean Reidy
2020
Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks by Jason Reynolds
2020
Patron Saints of Nothing by Randy Ribay
2020
Bird Count by Susan Edwards Richmond
2020
The Astronaut Who Painted the Moon: The True Story of Alan Bean by Dean Robbins
2020
Nikki on the Line by Barbara Carroll Roberts
2020
Another by Christian Robinson
2020
The Bluest of Blues: Anna Atkins and the First Book of Photographs by Fiona Robinson
2020
We're Not From Here by Geoff Rodkey
2020
16 Words: William Carlos Williams & "The Red Wheelbarrow" by Lisa Rogers
2020
Birds of a Feather: Bowerbirds and Me by Susan L. Roth
2020
Fox & Chick: The Quiet Boat Ride: and Other Stories by Sergio Ruzzier
2020
Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel by Carl Safina
2020
Teddy: The Remarkable Tale of a President, a Cartoonist, a Toymaker and a Bear by James Sage
2020
In My Anaana's Amautik by Nadia Sammurtok
2020
Stonewall: A Building. An Uprising. A Revolution by Rob Sanders
2020
Harold & Hog Pretend For Real! by Dan Santat
2020
There Are No Bears in This Bakery by Julia Sarcone-Roach
2020
Five Minutes: (That's a Lot of Time) (No, It's Not) (Yes, It Is) by Liz Garton Scanlon
2020
One Dark Bird by Liz Garton Scanlon
2020
Why? by Laura Vaccaro Seeger
2020
Survivors of the Holocaust by Kath Shackleton
2020
Born to Fly: The First Women's Air Race Across America by Steve Sheinkin
2020
Spencer's New Pet by Jessie Sima
2020
Deposing Nathan by Zack Smedley
2020
The Phone Booth in Mr. Hirota's Garden by Heather Smith
2020
Small in the City by Sydney Smith
2020
Charlie & Mouse Even Better: Book 3 by Laurel Snyder
2020
How To Two by David Soman
2020
At the Mountain's Base by Traci Sorell
2020
Just Ask!: Be Different, Be Brave, Be You by Sonia Sotomayor
2020
The Runaways by Ulf Stark
2020
Pride Colors by Robin Stevenson
2020
Just South of Home by Karen Strong
2020
They Called Us Enemy by George Takei
2020
Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me by Mariko Tamaki
2020
Follow That Map! (Dive into Reading!) by Sheri Tan
2020
Hope is our Only Wing by Rutendo Tavengerwei
2020
Guts by Raina Telgemeier
2020
On the Come Up by Angie Thomas
2020
Moth: An Evolution Story by Isabel Thomas
2020
It Feels Good to Be Yourself: A Book About Gender Identity by Theresa Thorn
2020
Crab Cake: Turning the Tide Together by Andrea Tsurumi
2020
All the Greys on Greene Street by Laura Tucker
2020
You Are Home: An Ode to the National Parks by Evan Turk
2020
Ojiichan's Gift by Chieri Uegaki
2020
The Lost Girl by Anne Ursu
2020
The Other Side: Stories of Central American Teen Refugees Who Dream of Crossing the Border by Juan Pablo Villalobos
2020
My Fate According to the Butterfly by Gail D. Villanueva
2020
Stargazing by Jen Wang
2020
Other Words for Home by Jasmine Warga
2020
Some Places More Than Others by Renée Watson
2020
Watch Us Rise by Renée Watson
2020
A Thousand Sisters: The Heroic Airwomen of the Soviet Union in World War II by Elizabeth Wein
2020
A Stone Sat Still by Brendan Wenzel
2020
Because by Mo Willems
2020
Genesis Begins Again by Alicia D. Williams
2020
White Rose by Kip Wilson
2020
Astro Girl by Ken Wilson-Max
2020
The Electric War: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Light the World by Mike Winchell
2020
A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech That Inspired a Nation by Barry Wittenstein
2020
Hector: A Boy, A Protest, and the Photograph that Changed Apartheid by Adrienne Wright
2020
I Am the Night Sky: ...& Other Reflections by Muslim American Youth by Next Wave Muslim Initiative Writers
2020
A Map into the World by Kao Kalia Yang
2020
Spy Runner by Eugene Yelchin
2020
Frankly in Love by David Yoon
2020
The Boring Book by Shinsuke Yoshitake
2020
Black Enough: Stories of Being Young and Black in America by Ibi Zoboi
2020

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