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
"To limit the press is to insult a nation; to prohibit reading of certain books is to declare the inhabitants to be either fools or slaves."
—Claude Adrien Helvetius (1715-71) French philosopher, encyclopedias