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Award-Winning Children's Literature: Journals and Databases

Journals on Children's Literature

To find articles about award-winning children's books, begin your search with these journals using the Full Text Journal Listing's title search.

  • Bookbird: A Journal of International Children's Literature
  • Children's Literature
  • Children's Literature Association Quarterly
  • Children's Literature in Education
  • The Deakin Review of Children's Literature
  • E-Fabulations: e-journal of Children's Literature
  • The Horn Book Guide to Children's and Young Adult Books
  • Journal of African Children's and Youth Literature
  • The Lion and the Unicorn
  • The Looking Glass: New Perspectives on Children's Literature
  • Papers: Explorations into Children's Literature


Databases, unlike journals, were created for easy subject searching. Below are a few subscription databases that include information about award-winning children's literature.

Database of Award-Winning Children's Literature

This free online database, produced by a reference librarian at California State University, San Bernardino, covers more than 4,900 books chosen for 57 awards and is searchable by criteria including reader age, genre, and historical period.