The Best Children's Books of the Year: 100th Anniversary Edition

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Look no further. The Children's Book Committee has selected the best recently published books for children and young adults in this easy-to-use, annotated, and beautifully illustrated guide. This special edition of the annual series celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Bank Street list that parents, grandparents, librarians, and teachers have come to rely on. This expanded volume includes:

Delightful opening remarks by children's book author...

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Look no further. The Children's Book Committee has selected the best recently published books for children and young adults in this easy-to-use, annotated, and beautifully illustrated guide. This special edition of the annual series celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Bank Street list that parents, grandparents, librarians, and teachers have come to rely on. This expanded volume includes:

Delightful opening remarks by children's book author Jon Scieszka.

Tips for parents and teachers on selecting age-appropriate books, reading to children, and fostering a love of literature into the next generation.

Books organized by genre and age range, emphasizing diverse cultural themes.

A selection of best books for teens, including graphic novels.

A "best of" list of classic literature of the last century-rediscover old favorites still relevant today.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780807750148
  • Publisher: Teachers College Press
  • Publication date: 9/17/2009
  • Series: 0
  • Edition description: Anniversar
  • Edition number: 100
  • Pages: 96
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword Jon Scieszka v

About the Children's Book Committee 1

History of the Children's Book Committee 1

The 2009 Awards 3

How We Select Books 4

Tips for Parents 6

How to Use This Guide 10

The Booklist

Under Five 11

Five to Nine 17

Adventure & Mystery 17

Animals 17

Beginning Readers 18

Coming of Age 19

Fantasy 21

Folk & Fairy Tales 21

Historical Fiction 23

Humor 24

Sports 25

Today 26

Nine to Twelve 28

Adventure & Mystery 28

Coming of Age 29

Fantasy 32

Folk & Fairy Tales 33

Historical Fiction 34

Humor 35

Science Fiction 36

Sports 36

Today 37

Twelve to Fourteen 38

Adventure & Mystery 38

Coming of Age 38

Fantasy 41

Historical Fiction 41

Science Fiction 43

Today 43

Fourteen & Up 45

Special Interests 48

Activities 48

Arts 48

Biography 49

Ecology 53

Health 54

History 54

Holidays 56

Law 57

Math 57

Memoir 57

Parenting 58

Poetry 58

Reference 60

Science 60

Sports 64

World 64

The Best Books of the Century 67

Award Books: 1943-2008 75

Children's Book Committee Members 79

Young Reviewers 79

List of Publishers 80

Permissions 80

Index 81

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