Award-Winning Kid's Books
- Caldecott Award Winners
- Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award Winners
- Coretta Scott King Award Winners
- Newbery Award Winners
- Bluestem Award: Illinois Grades 3 - 5 Reader's Choice Award
"Associate with the noblest people you can find; read the best books; live with the mighty. But learn to be happy alone. Rely upon your own energies, and so do not wait for, or depend on other people."
—Thomas Davidson Professor