Book Search and Reading Lists
Not sure what to read? Try one of these sites or Reading Lists
There are so many excellent places to get book recommendations!
Each student is individual and will be developmentally ready for books at different times. Keeping this in mind, the resources below range in age/reading level (some sites allow you to customize or select different grades or reading levels).
AAPS Sora Collections
ebooks and audiobooks in Sora (Check the Collections page, we are adding more collections regularly)
Celebrating Cultures and Ethnicities
Other Antiracist/Social Justice Reading Lists
Pura Belpré Award is presented to a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth.
Reading Award Lists
Michigan Great Lakes Reads List Gr 6-8 on page 4)
YALSA Book Lists (American Library Association-Young Adult Library Services Association) Various book awards and book lists for young adults ages 12 through 18.
Schneider Family Book Awards The Schneider Family Book Awards honor an author or illustrator for a book that embodies an artistic expression of the disability experience for child and adolescent audiences.
Notable Children's Books Books of fiction, information, poetry and pictures for all age levels (birth through age 14)
The Stonewall Book Awards are presented to English language books that have exceptional merit relating to the gay/lesbian/bisexual/transgender experience.
Sibert Informational Book Medal The Sibert Medal honors the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished informational book published during the preceding year.