Children's Books

From picture-books to juvenile fiction, award-winners to overlooked gems, the world of children's literature provides an endless supply of fabulous books. This group was created to be a one-stop destination, for all readers interested in discussing that world, in whole or in part. All opinions are welcome, as long as they are respectfully expressed. Attention Authors: You may promote your own books in the Authors/Publishers/Promotional folder only. Promotional posts in other folders/threads will ...more
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Volcano: The Eruption and Healing of Mount St. Helens
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On My Honor
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A Fine White Dust
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The Whipping Boy
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This topic has been closed to new comments. * Welcome to the Children's Book Group
By Kathryn , The Princess of Picture-Books · 2 posts · 875 views
last updated Dec 13, 2013 12:27PM
* Readers, Please Introduce Yourself
By Kathryn , The Princess of Picture-Books · 947 posts · 1120 views
last updated Nov 23, 2022 09:01PM
Do you value your library? Prove it!
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 22 posts · 56 views
last updated Jul 03, 2022 05:06PM
Group news, business, and alerts
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 23 posts · 89 views
last updated Nov 19, 2021 01:29PM
Hi!
By Linda · 1 post · 14 views
last updated Nov 17, 2021 01:36PM
* The Children's Picture-Book Club: Group Business
By Kathryn , The Princess of Picture-Books · 677 posts · 1238 views
last updated Nov 08, 2022 11:19AM
December 2022: Picture Books Published in 2022
By Kathryn , The Princess of Picture-Books · 19 posts · 6 views
last updated Dec 02, 2022 07:59PM
May 2021: Picture Books by Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Authors/Illustrators
By Kathryn , The Princess of Picture-Books · 155 posts · 69 views
last updated Dec 02, 2022 04:32PM
September 2021: Picture Books by Hispanic/Latino Authors and Illustrators
By Kathryn , The Princess of Picture-Books · 89 posts · 29 views
last updated Dec 02, 2022 11:54AM
January/February 2019: Moving & Immigration (Discuss Club Reads Here)
By Kathryn , The Princess of Picture-Books · 69 posts · 42 views
last updated Dec 02, 2022 11:53AM
* December 2022: Olympics and Olympic Sports
By Beverly , Miscellaneous Club host · 6 posts · 5 views
last updated 13 hours, 41 min ago
* Welcome to the Miscellaneous Club
By Beverly , Miscellaneous Club host · 14 posts · 47 views
last updated Jul 11, 2017 07:03PM
February 2018: Poetry
By Beverly , Miscellaneous Club host · 33 posts · 54 views
last updated Nov 29, 2022 08:51PM
December 2018: December Holidays
By Beverly , Miscellaneous Club host · 39 posts · 47 views
last updated Nov 28, 2022 09:18PM
October 2022: Colors
By Beverly , Miscellaneous Club host · 83 posts · 23 views
last updated Nov 28, 2022 02:27PM
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+ The Newbery Club
* The Newbery books of 1987 - The Whipping Boy - D&A December 2022
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 6 posts · 7 views
last updated 10 hours, 28 min ago
* Introduction to the Newbery club
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 103 posts · 415 views
last updated Jun 11, 2021 04:03PM
The Newbery books of 1986 - Sarah, Plain and Tall - D&A November 2022
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 27 posts · 22 views
last updated Nov 26, 2022 08:29PM
The Newbery books of 1985 - The Hero and the Crown - D&A October 2022
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 31 posts · 14 views
last updated Nov 03, 2022 06:06PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Sarah Plain and Tall
By Sherry · 6 posts · 11 views
last updated Oct 25, 2022 07:05PM
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+ Fiction Club
* September, October, November, December, January 2022/2023. -- Carnegie Medal Winners
By Manybooks · 392 posts · 42 views
last updated 6 hours, 5 min ago
* July and August 2022 -- Madeleine L'Engle's Time Quintet
By Manybooks · 106 posts · 20 views
last updated Aug 30, 2022 09:39PM
* May and June 2022 — Patricia MacLachlan
By Manybooks · 103 posts · 27 views
last updated Jul 27, 2022 01:12PM
* February to April 2022 -- Historical Fiction and Ruritanian Fantasy
By Manybooks · 179 posts · 44 views
last updated Jun 13, 2022 06:54PM
* Intro: What this folder is for.
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 9 posts · 9 views
last updated Nov 08, 2022 04:37PM
Discussion of censorship, equity, and other concerns.
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 57 posts · 18 views
last updated 9 hours, 23 min ago
Lists of Banned Books (Middle Grade, Young Adult, Fiction and Non Fiction)
By Manybooks · 31 posts · 9 views
last updated Dec 02, 2022 05:42PM
More book banning
By QNPoohBear · 566 posts · 136 views
last updated Dec 02, 2022 03:08PM
The History of Book Banning
By Manybooks · 16 posts · 7 views
last updated Nov 29, 2022 07:38PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * This is NOT a Promotional Folder
By Manybooks · 1 post · 6 views
last updated May 27, 2022 12:11PM
June is Pride Month - What are Your Favorite LGBTQ+ Children's Books
By Alexander · 76 posts · 70 views
last updated Dec 02, 2022 04:13PM
Graphic Novels
By QNPoohBear · 177 posts · 109 views
last updated Nov 09, 2022 11:45AM
Books with characters with disabilities
By Jenny · 65 posts · 443 views
last updated Nov 04, 2022 06:54AM
Mindfulness/Meditation/Calming/Yoga
By QNPoohBear · 94 posts · 84 views
last updated Aug 29, 2022 06:37PM
* What this folder is for:
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 4 posts · 22 views
last updated Jun 21, 2018 03:17PM
Folklore of the British Isles
By Beverly , Miscellaneous Club host · 20 posts · 47 views
last updated Aug 17, 2022 07:21PM
Folklore of the Americas
By Manybooks · 10 posts · 39 views
last updated May 18, 2022 07:32PM
African Folklore
By Manybooks · 9 posts · 42 views
last updated Jul 11, 2021 08:33AM
Russian Folktales
By Beverly , Miscellaneous Club host · 2 posts · 12 views
last updated Jun 23, 2021 06:23PM
* Beyond the US!
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 8 posts · 71 views
last updated Jul 24, 2019 06:35AM
Best books re' Sub-Saharan Africa
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 13 posts · 50 views
last updated Jul 04, 2022 04:26PM
Best books re' India and the sub-continent.
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 8 posts · 53 views
last updated Jun 30, 2021 06:54PM
Best books re' continental Europe
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 41 posts · 85 views
last updated Mar 27, 2021 10:21AM
Best books re' China, Japan, Korea, etc.
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 10 posts · 53 views
last updated Jul 04, 2020 09:43AM
* what this folder is for
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 5 posts · 33 views
last updated May 21, 2022 10:01AM
Even more movies and TV based on children's and YA books
By QNPoohBear · 15 posts · 14 views
last updated Oct 17, 2022 05:50PM
RIP Patricia MacLachlan
By QNPoohBear · 3 posts · 6 views
last updated Apr 17, 2022 11:16AM
Mrs Cockle’s Cat
By Katherine · 4 posts · 8 views
last updated Mar 10, 2022 10:12PM
The Bad Guys Movie
By QNPoohBear · 3 posts · 7 views
last updated Mar 05, 2022 02:54PM
* Welcome to Seasonal/Holiday Reads
By Kathryn , The Princess of Picture-Books · 15 posts · 316 views
last updated Dec 09, 2019 09:52AM
Diwali
By Kathryn , The Princess of Picture-Books · 9 posts · 8 views
last updated Oct 28, 2022 03:34PM
Halloween
By Kathryn , The Princess of Picture-Books · 110 posts · 561 views
last updated Oct 02, 2022 05:06PM
Ramadan / رمضان‎
By Bernadette · 9 posts · 165 views
last updated Aug 06, 2022 07:20AM
Thanksgiving
By Kathryn , The Princess of Picture-Books · 98 posts · 472 views
last updated Dec 29, 2021 11:24AM
* Rules for this folder and for self-promotion.
By Cheryl , Newbery Club host · 92 posts · 969 views
last updated Aug 16, 2022 02:53PM
Christmas offer on author website and book promotion
By Alicegaryweb · 4 posts · 3 views
last updated Dec 02, 2022 05:56AM
NEW Children's Book Series
By Kris · 2 posts · 10 views
last updated Nov 22, 2022 08:01AM
Temporary Freebies on Kindle
By Nia · 1 post · 4 views
last updated Oct 22, 2022 05:29AM
I Need a Review, Please
By Suzette · 3 posts · 11 views
last updated Oct 21, 2022 09:25AM
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+ Fiction Club Archive
* Welcome to the Chrildren's Books Fiction Club 2.0
By Jasmine · 50 posts · 183 views
last updated Jul 29, 2019 06:41AM
April '18 - Al Capone Does My Shirts
By Jasmine · 21 posts · 80 views
last updated Jun 26, 2019 06:11PM
Fiction Club - Jan '18 - Wishtree by Katherine Applegate
By Jasmine · 17 posts · 112 views
last updated Mar 18, 2019 03:44PM
May '18 Selection - Out of My Mind
By Jasmine · 16 posts · 91 views
last updated Jun 15, 2018 10:22AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * This Section is ONLY Meant for Movies
By Manybooks · 2 posts · 13 views
last updated May 20, 2021 05:37AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Children's Movies worth recommending that are not based on a book
By Jasmine · 26 posts · 103 views
last updated May 20, 2021 05:48AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Children's/YA Movies based on Books
By Jasmine · 46 posts · 150 views
last updated May 20, 2021 05:43AM
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I'd read more if there were more diverse selections.
 
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I'd read more if there were more diverse moderators.
 
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I'd like to see a few more clubs, maybe for nonfiction and for graphic novels (write-in)
 
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