Children's Book Week -- May 13-19, 2013
Don’t let the name fool you – Children’s Book Week is for you, too! This week is all about celebrating the books that matter to you.
Teen Choice Book Awards
Make your voice heard with the Teen Choice Book Awards! Voting is open at bookweekonline.com/voting through May 9. An award is given to the winner in each age group, as well as to Author of the Year and Illustrator of the Year, at a gala celebration in New York during Children's Book Week. Last year's winners and finalists are posted here on the Book Week site - see how your favorites did!
After you've voted, link these jpegs to BookWeekOnline.com from your website or blog to let your friends and followers know to where to vote for their favorites. Just right-click and save!
Poster and bookmark
- Order the free Children's Book Week poster and download the official Children’s Book Week bookmark. You can also make your own charmed bookmark.
Head over to TeenReads.com for reviews, podcasts, author interviews, and much more.
Volunteer to read to patients in a hospital or residents in a nursing home. Make a day of it by organizing a group trip of your friends and classmates. It’s a great way to share the joy of reading with people who can’t take their own trip to the library or bookstore.
Become a YouTube star! Reenact your favorite Bella and Edward scene, stage a book-related talk show with your friends, or come up with your own unique and crazy idea. And of course, don’t forget to send us the link.