Reading Suggestions


This is a list of links to a number of sites of award winning or nominated 
books.There is also a link to e-books and audio books availble free on the 
web.  Further, check out the Author of Month page  and the Author Website 
Link on this website. These authors will be featured each month in the 
library. Another place to look is the Local Public Libraries which includes 
Pierce Country and Grand Mounds Base Library. Links to these libraries can be 
found on this website under Other Libraries.

Internet Links

These are the books that are nominated for this year's Washington 

Sasquatch Award. The books are intermediate level and are  voted 

on by students across the state in late March. Past winners are 

great books. 

These books are  for intermediate students and are for the Young 

Reader Choice Award.
Pacific Northwest Library Association

These lists are from the American Library Association.They are 

termed their noteble and award winning books.Lists include the 

Caldecott and Newberry, Siebert (best nonfiction) Gisell (best 

easy reader) and many more.
American Library Association Winners and Honor Books

This is list of the Washington Children Choice Picture Book 

nominees and Past 

Winners. Students K-3rd will listen to and vote on their favorite 

book of the year.The past winners are a great set of books.
Washington Children Choice

This a list of authors and illustrators websites.
Author and Illustrators Websites

The list of the best books of the year as awarded by the 

International Reading Association. Children's Book Awards are 

given for an author's first or second published book written for 

children or young adults (ages birth to 17 years). Awards are 

given for fiction and nonfiction in each of three 

categories: primary, intermediate, and young adult
International Reading Association

The site provides ways for parents to encourage children with 

through reading with multiple links. Further it gives helps on 

keeping your child safe on the internet and homework help sites.

International Children"s Digital Library  offers over 1000 

free e-books in 35 languages for children 3-13.
International Children"s Digital Library

Ilbrivox is a site in which you can download audio books for 

free. These books are recorded by volunteers and are in the 

public domin in the United States.

This site you can pick a story and member of the Screen Actor 

Guilde will read the story to you.
Story line online

Author Mem Fox reads 3 of her stories aloud.
Mem Fox

The  mission  of Bookwinks is to connect kids in Grades 3 through 

8 with books that will make them excited about reading. Each 

weekly video book talk is about a different topic, and additional 

books on every topic can be found on the Bookwink website

This site contains help or suggestion for "guys". It is 

design to help guys (boys)find books they want to read.
Guys Read