Read Virginia

Suggested Reading

The TumbleBookLibrary is a collection of TumbleBooks, animated, talking picture books, suited for elementary school childrengirl reading iREAD artwork used with permission

Children’s Notable books.
Each year the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) identifies the best of the best in children’s books, recordings, and videos.

New York Times Children’s Book Reviews.

Association for Library Services to Children Book and Media Awards
Awards are announce annual in January.

Virginia Reader Choice
Project of the Virginia Reading Association. Students read and select their favorite book.

Capital Choices
Noteworthy books for children and teens

NLS Kids Zone
The National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped has a site for kids titled “NLS Kids Zone”  Go here to find Braille and audio materials for eligible borrowers in the United States.

Kid and Families
Explore this website developed by the Library of Congress.  Go ahead, log on, play around and learn something.  Check out “Lifelong Literacy” for some fun activities.

Jefferson Cup
Distinguished youth biography or historical fiction.

Annual People’s Choice Award
The Annual People’s Choice Awards were established to give readers an opportunity to share their enthusiasm for favorite works by Virginia authors. An independent panel of judges selects finalists for the People’s Choice Awards from the books nominated for the annual Library of Virginia Literary Awards. The People’s Choice winners are selected by readers through online voting.

People’s Choice for Fiction
People’s Choice for Nonfiction


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