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Juvenile / Children's Literature: Awards

Guide to finding and using Juvenile Literature in the USC Upstate collection

Children's Literature Awards

Children’s Literature Book Awards Below is a list of the children’s literature book awards sorted by topic. Many can be found in the USC Upstate Library’s juvenile collection. Click on the name of the award to be directed to the official web site for the award. Use these web sites to find out the current and previous recipients of these awards. Award winners are often noted in the USC Upstate Library Catalog, you can search the catalog for the name of the award, such as "Newberry" or "Coretta Scott King".


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Advanced Search

To find books that have won an award search the catalog for the title or author of the book if know or search for the name of the award such as "Newberry" and JUV.

Award Books

There are several books that discuss different awards and the winning titles and authors see below for a list of a few of these books.

Awards Lists Online

Below are links to comprehensive sources for children's book awards and award winners both internationally and in the United States.