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A collection of reviews of books for children, ideas of ways to use them in the classroom, and collection of books and activities about particular subjects, curriculum areas, themes and professional topics.

The Children's Book Council (CBC) is a non-profit trade organization dedicated to encouraging literacy and the use and enjoyment of children's books, and is the official sponsor of Young People's Poetry Week and Children's Book Week every year. Includes bibliographies, reading activities, articles on children's books, biographical information on children's and YA authors and illustrators.

Children's Books Online: The Rosetta Project. Large collection of illustrated antique books online.

Online versions of children's books from throughout the world.

Includes information about artistic and narrative elements in picture books, a historical timeline of picture books, banned picture books, picture book parodies, types of dialogue in picture books, picture books that have been made into movies, etc.

"The Screen Actors Guild Foundation records well-known actors reading childrens books and makes graphically dynamic videos so that children around the world can be read to with just the click of a Storyline Online video book image." (from the Storyline Online website)

SurLaLune Fairy Tales features 49 annotated fairy tales, including their histories, similar tales across cultures, modern interpretations and over 1,500 illustrations. Also discover over 1,600 folktales & fairy tales from around the world in more than 40 full-text Books. (text taken from the website)

Impressive collection of children's booklists assembled by three teachers, all of whom are sisters! Lists include books related to addition, generosity, planets, adverbs, character education, reading levels - and much much more. A highly recommended resource.

This is a database of international children's and adolescent literature organized by region, etc.