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Children's Literature and Literacy Education

Links to databases and resources for award-winning and popular children's/young adult literature. Also helpful for authors studies, language arts, literacy, literary criticism, reading, and related topics.

Recommended Books (eBooks only)

Today, various books contain information about children's literature, literacy education, and related topics. Below are the current books that are most heavily used by Penn State faculty and students. If you'd like additional recommendations, contact the Children's Literature librarian Karla Schmit (University Park, or a librarian at your location.