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If you have a bookworm in your family or you’d like to encourage a child or grandchild to become one, you’ll want to know how to find the very best in Children’s Literature. The market is glutted with books barely fit for the trash can, yet there are many truly wonderful books out there if you know how to find them. One sure way is to follow the awards given to children’s authors and illustrators. The most well-known are the Caldecott Awards for children’s illustrators and the Newbery Award for best children’s literature. But there are many other awards as well. You won’t go wrong choosing from the following list of award-winning books:

Children’s Literary Classics Reviews

Caldecott Awards for Children’s Illustrations

Newbery Awards for Children’s Literature

Dr. Seuss Award for Beginning Readers

Award winning children’s books, U.K.