From a zany worm's diary to the importance of controlling anger, this year's Gold Award-winning books reflect the rich variety of children's literature. Here are some new gems that will entertain and inform as they instill a joy of reading in your child.
|Preschool and Kindergarten|
|Ages 6 and Up|
|Ages 9 and Up|
About the judges: Helen Foster James, Ed.D., teaches children's literature at San Diego State University and National University. She reviews children's books for a variety of journals. Kathleen Krull is a frequent contributor to United Parenting Publications and the author of the "Lives of …" series and other books for young readers. Peter Neumeyer, a professor emeritus of English and comparative literature at San Diego State University, is the author and the translator of books for adults and children.
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