Kids - Books and Reading PDF Print

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Did you know that we have a Goodreads account just for kids? We sure do!  Check out these books that our librarians have reviewed.  You just might find your new favorite book!


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Looking for a good book? We can help!
Click on  Personal Reading List or come to the Youth Services Desk to fill one out.  We will create a special list just for you! This service is for independent readers through grade eight.

 


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Read-alike book lists (more books like your favorites)

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Award Winners Lists

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The Newbery Medal is awarded annually to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children during the preceding year. 
Newbery Award Winners


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The Medal shall be awarded annually to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children  during the preceding year. 
Caldecott Award Winners


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The Monarch Award is an award for books suitable for kids in grades K-3. Every year children can vote for their favorite books from among the nominees.
https://www.islma.org/monarch.htm


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The Bluestem Award is for books suitable for kids in grades 3-5.  Every year children can vote for their favorite books from among the nominees.    
https://www.islma.org/Bluestem.htm




The Rebecca Caudill Award is for books suitable for   kids in grades 4-8.  Every year children can vote for their favorite books from among the nominees.   http://www.rebeccacaudill.org/

 


                                

 



 

School Reading Lists

We have partnered with area schools to make finding your child's required or recommended summer reading quick and easy.

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Call the Youth Services Reference Desk, 224-543-1486

Contact Information

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Vernon Area Public Library District
300 Olde Half Day Road
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
Telephone 847-634-3650
Fax 847-634-8449

 

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