Jenny recommends 20 classics, in each of four age groups, to get you started. Each month, her complimentary email newsletter recommends a brand new book in each age group so you can continue to expand your selections.
With more than 9,000 children's books published each year, it's hard to judge the best. Twenty by Jenny will recommend the top picks for you.
Congratulations to Kwame Alexander, winner of the 2015 Newbery Medal for The Crossover.
Photo credit: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Congratulations to Dan Santat, winner of the 2015 Caldecott Medal for The Adventures of Beekle.
Congratulations to Jandy Nelson, winner of the 2015 Printz Award for I'll Give You the Sun.
Photo credit: Sonya Sones
For a complete list of winners and honors, click here.
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