Waller ISD Campus LibrariesState Awards Reading Lists
2x2 Reading List: A list of 20 recommended books for children, age two to grade two.
Texas Bluebonnet Award: A program that encourages reading for pleasure in students grades 3 - 6.
Tejas Star Reading List: A list to encourage children ages 5-12 to explore multicultural books and to discover the benefits of bilingualism and multilingualism.
Texas Lone Star Reading List: A recommended reading list developed to encourage students in grades 6, 7, or 8 to explore a variety of current books.
Tayshas Reading List: A recommended reading list developed to encourage students in grades 9 - 12 to explore a variety of current books.
Maverick Reading List: A recommended reading list to encourage young adult readers, grades 6 - 12, to explore a variety of current books in graphic novel format.
Lariat Reading List: At last, the grown-ups have their day! The Lariat Reading List calls attention to recently published outstanding fiction that merits special attention from adult readers.
National Awards Reading Lists
Caldecott Medal: National award to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
Geisel Award: National award given to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished American book for beginning readers.
Newbery Medal: National award given to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
Odyssey Award: National award given to the producer of the best audiobook produced for children and/or young adults.
Sibert Award: National award given to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished informational book for children and or young adults.
Pura Belpre Medal: National award given to a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays a Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth.
Printz Award: National award given to a book that exemplifies excellence in Young Adult literature.
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