Best Books For Kids & Teens

Best Books for Kids & Teens is your guide to the best new Canadian books, magazines, audio and video for children and teens. Whether you’re stocking a bookshelf in a classroom, library or at home, every title in this guide has been given the Canadian Children’s Book Centre’s stamp of approval.

Expert committees of educators, booksellers, school and public librarians from across Canada have handpicked the materials listed below. Committees look for excellence in writing, illustration or performance. Most importantly, these committees focus on selecting materials that will appeal to children and young adults.

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We are accepting submissions to the spring 2023 edition of Best Books for Kids & Teens. For this issue, we are looking at books/resources published between January 1, 2022 and December 31, 2022. The deadline to submit is October 28, 2022. For more information, click here.


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