Reading Advisory

Are you looking for an awesome book to read?

Children:

Caldecott Award winners - This is a list of children’s picture books, that have been named Caldecott medal or honor books for the quality of their illustrations.

Newbery Award Winners - This is a list of the best American children’s literature as determined by the Newbery Committee.

Texas Library Association Reading List
- A list of books for students in grades 3-6

Teens:

Lone Star Reading List - A list of recommended reading for students in grades 6-8

Maverick Reading List - A list of recommended graphic novels for students in grades 6-8

Notable Children’s Books - An annual list of the best children’s books for ages 14 and under, compiled by the American Library Association

Tayshas Reading List - A list of recommended books for students in grades 9-12

Adults:

ALA Notable Booklist - A yearly listing of excellent books as recommended by members of the American Library Association. 

Banned and Challenged Books - A list compiled by the American Library Association of books that have been banned or challenged.

Belpre Award Winners - A list of books awarded the Belpre Award for excellence in celebrating Latino/Latina Culture.

Coretta Scott King Award Winners - A list books which have received the Corretta Scott King Award for African American authors and illustrators who display excellence in creating children’s books.

Geisel Award Winners - A list of Geisel Award Winners. The Geisel Award is awarded to books which display excellence in the field of early readers.

Lariat Reading List - A list compiled by the Texas Library Association

New York Times Bestsellers - A list of bestselling books compiled by the New York Times

Oprah’s Book Club - A list of recommended reading by Oprah Winfrey