Children’s Book Week

ChildrensBookWeek_LogoThis week is Children’s Book Week! From 13 May – 19 May, the Children’s Book Council is celebrating children’s books, and that includes Young Adult fiction. Throughout 50 cities across the United States, there will be many book event featuring multiple authors and illustrators that are all are open to the public. Check this page to see if there’s a book event being held near you.

Along with these celebratory events, the Children’s Book Council holds the Children’s Choice Book Awards and the Teen Choice Book Awards in which winners are chosen by voters. The winners will be announced tomorrow but here are some of the finalists: Insurgent by Veronica Roth, The Fault in Our Stars by John Green, Diary of a Wimpy Kid 7: The Third Wheel by Jeff Kinney, Wonder by R.J. Palacio, The Mark of Athena (Heroes of Olympus, Book 3) by Rick Riordan. Tough choices! Come back to YABR tomorrow to see who the winner is!

In the meantime here are some thing you can do to get into Children’s Book Week 2013.

CBW-Poster-400Order this gorgeous Children’s Book Week poster for free! Simply send a SSAE. Further instructions can be found here.

Download the official Children’s Book Week bookmark here.

Put a Children’s Book Week badge on your site!

If you’re doing something for Children’s Book Week, let us know and maybe we’ll feature it on Young Adult Book Reviewer!


About Josephine Hardy

A 26-year-old writer from Melbourne, Australia currently living with her husband in Fayetteville, Arkansas (USA). Content Marketing Producer at Simply Measured, hobby genealogist, cat lover, and world traveler.

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