Children's Favorites AwardsWinner

Given by The Children's Book Council

Other Names: Children's Choice Book Award, ILA Children's Choices Reading List, Children's Book Choice Selction - International Reading Association, Children's Book Council Children's Choice Book Award for Author of the Year, Children's Choice Book Award Nominee for Teen Choice Book of the Year, ILA-CBC Children's Choice, IRA Children's Choice, IRA Children's Choices Reading List, IRA-CBC Children's Choice, Kids' Choice Book Awards
48 Works 1,512 Books 13 Reviews ½ 3.6
Children's Choices Reading List

Children’s Choices is a reading list with a twist, in which children themselves evaluate the books and write reviews of their favorites. Since 1974, Children’s show more Choices has been a trusted source of book recommendations used by teachers, librarians, parents, and children themselves.

The project is cosponsored by the International Literacy Association and the Children’s Book Council.

Goals  Give young readers an opportunity to voice their opinions about books written for them  Develop an annual annotated reading list of new books that young readers enjoy  Help teachers, librarians, booksellers, parents, and others find books that will encourage young readers to read more

Background
Children’s Choices began as an annual joint project of the International Literacy Association (ILA) and the Children’s Book Council (CBC) in 1974. Each year, approximately 10,000 children (grades K–6) from different regions of the United States read and choose 100 favorites from books donated by North American children’s book publishers.
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Stages:
All, Winner (48), Finalist (166), Nominee (3), Selection (2,542)
Categories:
Years:
All, 2015 (3), 2014 (6), 2013 (6), 2012 (6), 2011 (6), 2010 (7), 2009 (7), 2008 (5), 1990 (1), 1987 (1)

Winner 48

WorkCategoryYear
Kali's Story: An Orphaned Polar Bear Rescue by Jennifer Keats CurtisBook of the Year, 3rd-4th Grade2015
The Dumbest Idea Ever! by Jimmy GownleyBook of the Year, 5th-6th Grade2015
Eva and Sadie and the Worst Haircut EVER! by Jeff CohenBook of the Year, K-2nd Grade2015
Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims: Time-Travel Adventures with Exceptional Americans by Rush LimbaughAuthor of the Year2014
Bugs in My Hair! by David ShannonBook of the Year, 3rd-4th Grade2014
National Geographic Kids Myths Busted!: Just When You Thought You Knew What You Knew... by Emily KriegerBook of the Year, 5th-6th Grade2014
The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew DaywaltBook of the Year, K-2nd Grade2014
Allegiant by Veronica RothBook of the Year, Teens2014
Sofia the First by Catherine HapkaIllustrator of the Year2014
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Third Wheel by Jeff KinneyAuthor of the Year2013
Bad Kitty for President by Nick BruelBook of the Year, 3rd-4th Grade2013
Dork Diaries: Tales from a Not-So-Graceful Ice Princess by Rachel Renee RussellBook of the Year, 5th-6th Grade2013
Nighttime Ninja by Barbara DaCostaBook of the Year, K-2nd Grade2013
The Fault in Our Stars by John GreenBook of the Year, Teens2013
Fancy Nancy and the Mermaid Ballet by Jane O'ConnorIllustrator of the Year2013
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Cabin Fever by Jeff KinneyAuthor of the Year2012
Bad Kitty Meets the Baby by Nick BruelBook of the Year, 3rd-4th Grade2012
Okay for Now by Gary D. SchmidtBook of the Year, 5th-6th Grade2012
Three Hens and a Peacock by Lester L. LaminackBook of the Year, K-2nd Grade2012
Clockwork Prince by Cassandra ClareBook of the Year, Teens2012
Wonderstruck by Brian SelznickIllustrator of the Year2012
The Lost Hero by Rick RiordanAuthor of the Year2011
Lunch Lady and the Summer Camp Shakedown by Jarrett J. KrosoczkaBook of the Year, 3rd-4th Grade2011
The Red Pyramid by Rick RiordanBook of the Year, 5th-6th Grade2011
Little Pink Pup by Johanna KerbyBook of the Year, K-2nd Grade2011
Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John GreenBook of the Year, Teens2011
Art & Max by David WiesnerIllustrator of the Year2011
Max by James PattersonAuthor of the Year2010
Lunch Lady and the Cyborg Substitute by Jarrett J. KrosoczkaBook of the Year, 3rd-4th Grade2010
Opposnakes: A Lift-the-Flap Book About Opposites by Salina YoonBook of the Year, 3rd-4th Grade2010
Dork Diaries: Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life by Rachel Renée RussellBook of the Year, 5th-6th Grade2010
Lulu the Big Little Chick by Paulette BoganBook of the Year, K-2nd Grade2010
Catching Fire by Suzanne CollinsBook of the Year, Teens2010
The Curious Garden by Peter BrownIllustrator of the Year2010
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules by Jeff KinneyAuthor of the Year2009
The Final Warning by James PattersonAuthor of the Year2009
Spooky Cemeteries (Scary Places) by Dinah WilliamsBook of the Year, 3rd-4th Grade2009
Thirteen by Lauren MyracleBook of the Year, 5th-6th Grade2009
The Pigeon Wants a Puppy! by Mo WillemsBook of the Year, K-2nd Grade2009
Breaking Dawn by Stephenie MeyerBook of the Year, Teens2009
Zen Ties by Jon J. MuthIllustrator of the Year2009
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. RowlingAuthor of the Year2008
Big Cats: Hunters of the Night (Animals After Dark) by Elaine LandauBook of the Year, 3rd-4th Grade2008
Encyclopedia Horrifica: The Terrifying Truth About Vampires, Ghosts, Monsters, and More by Joshua GeeBook of the Year, 5th-6th Grade2008
Frankie Stein by Lola M. SchaeferBook of the Year, K-2nd Grade2008
Olivia Helps with Christmas by Ian FalconerIllustrator of the Year2008
R-T, Margaret, and the Rats of NIMH by Jane Leslie Conly1990
Racso and the Rats of NIMH by Jane Leslie Conly1987

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