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YOUNG ADULT LITERATURE

Awards

The University Library's Educational Materials Center (EMC) has all Caldecott and Newbery Award winning books in the Juvenile or the Young Adult Collection, and many of the honor books. Search the Stout Library Catalog to identify the titles; search for "book award" and limit results to the EMC.

Print resources available in the Reference Area on the first floor of the Library:

  • Children's Books: Awards & Prizes REF PN1009.A1 Z94x
  • The Newbery/Printz Companion REF PS490.Z99 G55

Book Reviews

Book reviews, useful for evaluating specific children's books, can be located by using specialized children's book review indexes or general book review indexes.

Print resources available in the University Library. 

  • The Cumulative Book Review Digest REF PN98.B7 Z923x
  • Children's Literature Review REF PN1009.A1 C5139

Many journals specializing in children's and young adult literature also include reviews, and are available online.Stout Users Only