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Children's Literature

A guide to researching children's literature, including links to book awards, online children's book collections, author biographies, and links to various genres of children's books in the library collection

Welcome to the Children's Literature Research Guide

 

Continuum Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

With many biographical-critical entries and nearly 100 topical articles all written by experts in the field, The Continuum Encyclopedia of Children's Literature is the most complete and up-to-date single-volume reference source on the subject.

The work covers 150 years of children's literature in many cultures: The United States, Great Britain, Canada, continental Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Africa, and Asia. Biographical-critical entries include authors as well as illustrators.

 

New Children & Young Adult Books