We are always looking for great books to recommend. Check out our staff picks below for some topics of interest. If you don't see what you're looking for, our Idea Exchange staff are always ready to recommend a title for your next read.
Picture books are books that are illustrated and have text. These books are great for sharing with your child. Choose one to share from our lists.
Have a child who is reading independently? Try one of these suggested chapter books.
These are the "best of" children's books. Here are awards lists that we like.
- 2021 Blue Spruce Award Nominees
- 2021 Silver Birch Fiction Award Nominees
- 2021 Yellow Cedar Award Nominees
- 2021 Le Prix Peuplier
- 2021 Silver Birch Express Award Nominees
- Blue Spruce Award Nominees
- Caldecott Award
- Governor General's Award for Children's Illustration
- Governor General's Literary Awards - Children's Text
- Newbery Medal Award
- Silver Birch Award Nominees: Express
- Silver Birch Award Nominees: Fiction
- Silver Birch Award Nominees: Nonfiction
Looking for a good book for elementary school students? Find fiction and nonfiction book reviews, plot summaries, series titles, reading suggestions and book award winners.