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Best Books for Kids & Teens

Best Books for Kids & Teens is your guide to the best new Canadian books, magazines, audio and video for children and teens. Whether you’re stocking a bookshelf in a classroom, library or at home, every title in this guide has been given the Canadian Children’s Book Centre’s stamp of approval.

Expert committees of educators, booksellers, school and public librarians from across Canada have handpicked the materials listed below. Committees look for excellence in writing, illustration or performance. Most importantly, these committees focus on selecting materials that will appeal to children and young adults.

BBKT SUBMISSIONS UPDATE
The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is now accepting submissions for the Spring 2015 edition of Best Books for Kids & Teens. For Spring 2015 edition, our committees will only be evaluating books/resources published between July 1, 2014 and December 31, 2014. Please note: This will be your only opportunity to have titles published during this timeframe evaluated for BBKT. The deadline to submit is October 1, 2014. For more information, click here.

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Issues

Best Books for Kids & Teens: Spring Edition, 2014

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Buy your copy of our guide to the best Canadian books, magazines, audio and video for children and teens today!

This guide contains recommended books for kids and teens ages 0-18 and helps parents, teachers, librarians, booksellers and children’s literature enthusiasts stock their bookshelves with the very best books Canada has to offer.

All of the titles in Best Books for Kids & Teens have been handpicked by expert committees of educators, booksellers, school and public librarians from across Canada, so every book included in the guide is guaranteed to be a great read!

Price: $2.95

Best Books for Kids & Teens: Fall Edition, 2014

BBKT Fall 2014 (cover image)

Buy your copy of our guide to the best Canadian books, magazines, audio and video for children and teens today!

This guide contains recommended books for kids and teens ages 0-18 and helps parents, teachers, librarians, booksellers and children’s literature enthusiasts stock their bookshelves with the very best books Canada has to offer.

All of the titles in Best Books for Kids & Teens have been handpicked by expert committees of educators, booksellers, school and public librarians from across Canada, so every book included in the guide is guaranteed to be a great read!

Price: $5.95

Best Books for Kids & Teens: Spring Edition, 2013

BBKT Spring 2013

Buy your copy of our guide to the best Canadian books, magazines, audio and video for children and teens today!

This guide contains recommended books for kids and teens ages 0-18 and helps parents, teachers, librarians, booksellers and children’s literature enthusiasts stock their bookshelves with the very best books Canada has to offer.

All of the titles in Best Books for Kids & Teens have been handpicked by expert committees of educators, booksellers, school and public librarians from across Canada, so every book included in the guide is guaranteed to be a great read!

Price: $2.95

Best Books for Kids & Teens: Fall Edition, 2013

BBKT Fall 2013 (cover image)

Buy your copy of our guide to the best Canadian books, magazines, audio and video for children and teens today!

This guide contains recommended books for kids and teens ages 0-18 and helps parents, teachers, librarians, booksellers and children’s literature enthusiasts stock their bookshelves with the very best books Canada has to offer.

All of the titles in Best Books for Kids & Teens have been handpicked by expert committees of educators, booksellers, school and public librarians from across Canada, so every book included in the guide is guaranteed to be a great read!

Price: $2.95

Best Books for Kids & Teens: Spring Edition, 2012

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Buy your copy of our guide to the best Canadian books, magazines, audio and video for children and teens today!

This guide contains recommended books for kids and teens ages 0-18 and helps parents, teachers, librarians, booksellers and children’s literature enthusiasts stock their bookshelves with the very best books Canada has to offer.

All of the titles in Best Books for Kids & Teens have been handpicked by expert committees of educators, booksellers, school and public librarians from across Canada, so every book included in the guide is guaranteed to be a great read!

Price: $2.95

Best Books for Kids & Teens: Fall Edition, 2012

BBKT Fall 2012

Buy your copy of our guide to the best Canadian books, magazines, audio and video for children and teens today!

This guide contains recommended books for kids and teens ages 0-18 and helps parents, teachers, librarians, booksellers and children’s literature enthusiasts stock their bookshelves with the very best books Canada has to offer.

All of the titles in Best Books for Kids & Teens have been handpicked by expert committees of educators, booksellers, school and public librarians from across Canada, so every book included in the guide is guaranteed to be a great read!

Price: $2.95

Best Books for Kids & Teens: Annual, 2011

Best Books 2011 cover

Buy your copy of our guide to the best Canadian books, magazines, audio and video for children and teens today!

This guide contains recommended books for kids and teens ages 0-18 and helps parents, teachers, librarians, booksellers and children’s literature enthusiasts stock their bookshelves with the very best books Canada has to offer.

All of the titles in Best Books for Kids & Teens have been handpicked by expert committees of educators, booksellers, school and public librarians from across Canada, so every book included in the guide is guaranteed to be a great read!

Price: $2.95

Best Books for Kids & Teens: Annual, 2010

BBKT 2010 cover

Buy your copy of our guide to the best Canadian books, magazines, audio and video for children and teens today!

This guide contains recommended books for kids and teens ages 0-18 and helps parents, teachers, librarians, booksellers and children’s literature enthusiasts stock their bookshelves with the very best books Canada has to offer.

All of the titles in Best Books for Kids & Teens have been handpicked by expert committees of educators, booksellers, school and public librarians from across Canada, so every book included in the guide is guaranteed to be a great read!

Price: $2.95

Best Books for Kids & Teens: Annual, 2009

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Buy your copy of our guide to the best Canadian books, magazines, audio and video for children and teens today!

The guide contains recommended books for kids and teens ages 0-18 and helps parents, teachers, librarians, booksellers and children’s literature enthusiasts stock their bookshelves with the very best books Canada has to offer.

All of the titles in Best Books for Kids & Teens have been handpicked and by expert committees of educators, booksellers, school and public librarians from across Canada, so every book included in the guide is guaranteed to be a great read!

Price: $2.95

Best Books for Kids & Teens: Annual, 2008

Best Books 2008

The guide contains over 425 recommended books for kids and teens ages 0-18 and helps parents, teachers, librarians, booksellers and children’s literature enthusiasts stock their bookshelves with the very best books Canada has to offer.

All of the titles in Best Books for Kids & Teens have been handpicked and by expert committees of educators, booksellers, school and public librarians from across Canada, so every book included in the guide is guaranteed to be a great read!

Price: $2.95