Horn Book Review A highly informative magazine with valuable information about children’s books, book and app reviews, and blogs.
Kirkus A well respected resource for book reviews, bestseller lists, author interviews, and more. Neatly organizes their information by age and genre.
Reading Rockets Themed book lists and terrific resource on children’s literacy.
The Children’s Book Review A website full of book reviews, book lists, information about new books. This site also has illustrator and author interviews, and articles about literacy.
Popular Blogs and Websites
Kid’s Book Lists The Contra Costa County Library has a wonderful site of several book lists by age, theme, and concepts.
Guys Read Discusses book recommendations for boys.
A Mighty Girl Discusses books, toys, movies, and more. All about empowering girls.
Common Sense Media Provides guidance and opinions about books, movies, video games, and more.
Series and Sequels Find out the order of books in a series.
Goodreads Several lists of a wide variety of ages, interests, and genres.
Biblionasium A social network for children, parents and teachers to recommend books, find the “next read”, set reading goals and more. Create an account for free.
Newspaper Reviews and Best Seller Lists
New York Times