Notable Children's Book2000

Given by Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC)

Other Names: Notables, ALA Notable Children's Book
70 Works 299,051 Books 4,906 Reviews 4.2
Each year a committee of the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) identifies the best of the best in children's books. According to the Notables Criteria, "notable" is defined as: show more Worthy of note or notice, important, distinguished, outstanding. As applied to children's books, notable should be thought to include books of especially commendable quality, books that exhibit venturesome creativity, and books of fiction, information, poetry and pictures for all age levels (birth through age 14) that reflect and encourage children's interests in exemplary ways. show less
Categories:
All, All Ages (39), Middle Readers (161), Older Readers (173), Younger Readers (232), Zelinsky Edition (1), [2017], All Ages, 2017 (1), illustration (1), No Category (2,154)
Years:
All, 2024 (103), 2023 (97), 2022 (124), 2021 (93), 2020 (115), 2019 (109), 2018 (96), 2017 (95), 2016 (116), 2015 (105), 2014 (93), 2013 (79), 2012 (102), 2011 (69), 2010 (73), 2009 (74), 2008 (76), 2007 (94), 2006 (100), 2005 (78), 2004 (61), 2003 (66), 2002 (88), 2001 (72), 2000 (70), 1999 (61), 1998 (41), 1997 (59), 1996 (74), 1995 (65), 1993; Older Readers, 1995 (1), 1994; Older Readers, 1995 (1), 1994 (69), 1993 (60), 1992 (1), 1991 (4), 1990 (3), 1987 (1), 1986 (2), 1984 (2), 1983 (1), 1981 (1), 1980 (1), 1976 (2), 1973 (1), 1971 (1), 1940-1970 (1), 1970 (1), 1969 (2), 1966 (1), 1965 (2), 1964 (3), 1963 (1), 1961 (1), 1960 (2), 1959 (1), 1940-1959 (1), 1958 (2), 1955 (2), 1954 (1), 1952 (1), 1951 (1), 1950 (1), 1942 (1), 1941 (1)
Announced:
January 24: 2024 Recent
WorkYear
William Shakespeare & the Globe by Aliki
2000
Skellig by David Almond
2000
The Ugly Duckling by Hans Christian Andersen
2000
When Sophie Gets Angry -- Really, Really Angry... by Molly Bang
2000
Three Cheers for Catherine the Great! by Cari Best
2000
The Folk Keeper by Franny Billingsley
2000
Through My Eyes by Ruby Bridges
2000
The Perilous Journey of the Donner Party by Marian Calabro
2000
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
2000
The Elements of Pop-Up: A Pop-Up Book for Aspiring Paper Engineers by David A. Carter
2000
Sleepytime Rhyme by Remy Charlip
2000
What Do Illustrators Do? by Eileen Christelow
2000
Getting Near to Baby by Audrey Couloumbis
2000
Red-Eyed Tree Frog by Joy Cowley
2000
Strong to the Hoop by John Coy
2000
Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis
2000
Jamela's Dress by Niki Daly
2000
26 Fairmount Avenue by Tomie dePaola
2000
The Hatseller And The Monkeys by Baba Wague Diakite
2000
Jump Back, Honey by Paul Laurence Dunbar
2000
Francie by Karen English
2000
The Birchbark House by Louise Erdrich
2000
Bark, George by Jules Feiffer
2000
Weslandia by Paul Fleischman
2000
Hush, Little Baby: A Folk Song with Pictures by Marla Frazee
2000
Babe Didrikson Zaharias: The Making of a Champion by Russell Freedman
2000
Little Dog Poems by Kristine O'Connell George
2000
Journeys with Elijah: Eight Tales of the Prophet by Barbara Diamond Goldin
2000
In Search of the Spirit: The Living National Treasures of Japan by Sheila Hamanaka
2000
It's So Amazing!: A Book about Eggs, Sperm, Birth, Babies, and Families (The Family Library) by Robie H. Harris
2000
Our Only May Amelia by Jennifer L. Holm
2000
When Zachary Beaver Came to Town by Kimberly Willis Holt
2000
A Band of Angels: A Story Inspired by the Jubilee Singers by Deborah Hopkinson
2000
The Trolls by Polly Horvath
2000
The Top of the World: Climbing Mount Everest by Steve Jenkins
2000
Man of the Family by Kathleen Karr
2000
Honest Pretzels and 64 Other Amazing Recipes for Cooks Ages 8 and Up by Mollie Katzen
2000
Hooway for Wodney Wat by Helen Lester
2000
Dave at Night by Gail Carson Levine
2000
Gorilla Walk by Ted Lewin
2000
The Lost Flower Children by Janet Taylor Lisle
2000
What! Cried Granny by Kate Lum
2000
The Troll With No Heart in His Body by Lise Lunge-Larsen
2000
I, Crocodile by Fred Marcellino
2000
My Rows and Piles of Coins by Tololwa M. Mollel
2000
The Two Bullies by Junko Morimoto
2000
Black Cat by Christopher Myers
2000
Me and Rupert Goody by Barbara O'Connor
2000
Here Comes Mother Goose by Iona Opie
2000
All Alone in the Universe by Lynne Rae Perkins
2000
Emeline at the Circus by Marjorie Priceman
2000
Clara Schumann: Piano Virtuoso by Susanna Reich
2000
Strudel Stories by Joanne Rocklin
2000
Not My Dog by Colby F. Rodowsky
2000
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling
2000
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling
2000
Amelia and Eleanor Go for a Ride by Pam Muñoz Ryan
2000
The Huckabuck Family: And How They Raised Popcorn in Nebraska and Quit and Came Back by Carl Sandburg
2000
Tea with Milk by Allen Say
2000
Tasty Baby Belly Buttons by Judy Sierra
2000
Trucks Trucks Trucks by Peter Sís
2000
Rimshots: Basketball Pix, Rolls, and Rhythms by Charles R. Smith
2000
Molly Bannaky by Chris K. Soentpiet
2000
Raising Sweetness by Diane Stanley
2000
Candy Corn: Poems by James Stevenson
2000
Joseph Had a Little Overcoat by Simms Taback
2000
A Child's Calendar by John Updike
2000
The Hare and the Tortoise by Helen Ward
2000
Sector 7 by David Wiesner
2000
Trashy Town by Andrea Zimmerman
2000

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