Websites and Lists to find new resources.

Young Ones


PYP Library Wiki
The main purpose of PYPLIBRARY wiki space is to develop and update a
list of picture books that support different learner profiles and attitudes
in PYP curriculum. The space is open to PYP librarians and teachers.

Logo.png Inside a Dog

This teen web site from Australia has themed book lists and reviews,
a writer in residence, links to author sites as well as news and quizzes.

World Digital Library

Library Success Booklists for teens


Young Adult Library Services Association, ALA (YALSA)

Generic Websites for all ages

FantasticFiction.jpg Fantastic Fiction

Information on over 160,000 books and biographies of over 8,000 authors. Read the blurb on new books and search for books by genre.

Review Journals

These publications regularly evaluate the most recent books published for children and teens and are one of the ways to stay on top of what’s new in publishing for youth. Many of them create their own annual best-of-the-year lists at the end of each publishing year.

Cooperative Childrens Book centre

There are thousands of new books published for children and young adults each year, and tens of thousands available through public and school libraries, or for purchase at bookstores, at any given time. The CCBC helps librarians, teachers, child care providers and others navigate the abundance of choices to locate the best books possible to meet their needs

ATN Reading Lists

CCBC Webcasts
Cooperative Children's Book Center, School of Education, University of Winsconsin - Madison

International Children's Digital Library

Visual Literacy and Picture Books

Booklist sites for primary school students

ALSC Booklists
Guys Read
Jim Trelease's Treasury of Read-Alouds
Nancy Keane's Booktalks Quick and Simple
PBS Kids Recommended Books
Scholastic: Librarians (booktalks, author interviews, discussion guides!)

Book lists for high school students

YALSA Book Lists
Reading Rants
Favorite Teenage Angst Books
New York Public Library Teenlink
Oprah's Lists
Amazon Teens Page

Author web sites

Suppliers of Non English Books

See Resourcing the PYP

Most interesting bookstores
http://www.miragebo most-interesting -bookstores. htm
A "real" bookstore with Amazon's prices, Amazon's secure payment and Amazon's shipping

zoom with the mouse wheel
drag with the mouse
click to see a book
add to your cart or wish list
checkout on

Picture books are for looking at. Lookybook allows you to look at picture books in their entirety—from cover to cover, at your own pace. We know that nothing will replace the magic of reading a book with your child at bedtime, but we aim to replace the overwhelming and frustrating process of finding the right books for parents and their kids.

British Book Store for UK based curriculum
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Foreign Language books

http://www.multilingualbooks. com/