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Recommended Websites: Children’s and Young Adult Literature

Here you will find an excellent article about using picture books with older students. The article includes techniques for looking critically at picture books.

A website introducing a documentary film, featuring 40 interviews with authors and illustrators, that explores the art and impact of children’s literature on our kids, our culture, and ourselves.

In this article, Shaun Tan talks about the art and text behind his works. Good for secondary teachers who are exploring his books with their teachers.

Includes interesting news and projects by and about the author, in addition to book descriptions and information.

An extensive list of internet resources related to books for children and young adults, and resources for teachers.