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Award-related products

ALSC book award seals (Newbery, Caldecott, etc.)

ALA's award seals (packaged and bulk)
Includes information about the purchase of and permission for use of all ALA award seals including the Newbery, Caldecott, Batchelder, Belpre, Booklist Editors' Choice, Booklist Top of the List, Carnegie, Coretta Scott King, Edwards, Geisel, Printz, Schneider, Notabnles, Odyssey, Sibert, and Wilder

Audiocassettes (1977-2003; $3 each) and CDs (2004-present; $5 each) of Newbery, Caldecott, and Wilder acceptance speeches
Each cassette/CD contains the Newbery and Caldecott speeches, and also includes the Wilder acceptance speech in applicable years. While supplies last.

Please note: 1989 is the first year in which Wilder acceptance speeches were recorded along with the Newbery and Caldecott speeches. Wilder speeches  prior to 1989 are not available as taped recordings.

Order cassettes/CDs directly from ALSC. Send a check or money order to ALSC, 50 East Huron St., Chicago, IL 60611.

   

ALSC books/products

Popular Picks for Young Readers, edited by Diane FootePopular Picks for Young Readers
Edited by Diane Foote for ALSC
Item number: 978-0-8389-3605-4

Publisher: ALA Editions, 2014
Price: $48

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The Newbery and Caldecott Awards: A Guide to the Medal and Honor Books, 2014 EditionThe Newbery and Caldecott Awards: A Guide to the Medal and Honor Books, 2014 Edition

by Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC)
Item number: 978-0-8389-3609-2

Publisher: ALA Editions, 2014 
Price: $32.00

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Cover of Newbery and Caldecott Mock Elections Tool KitNewbery and Caldecott Mock Elections Tool Kit 
Revised by Steven Engelfried for the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC)
Item number: 978-0-8389-8554-0

Publisher: ALSC, 2011
Price: $35.00

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Every Child Ready to Read kit

Every Child Ready to Read @ your library Toolkit
Item number: 2011-001

Publisher: Association for Library Service to Children/Public Library Association, 2011
Price: $200

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Dia publicationEl día de los niños/El día de los libros: Building a Culture of Literacy in Your Community through Día
by Jeanette Larson for the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC)
Item number: 978-0-8389-3599-6

Publisher: ALA Editions, 2011
Price: $45.00

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In the Words of the WinnersIn the Words of the Winners: The Newbery and Caldecott Medals, 2001-2010
by Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) and The Horn Book
Item number: 978-0-8389-3586-6

Publisher: ALA Editions, 2011 
Price: $50.00

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Caldecott FunCaldecott Fun: Poems, Songs, and Games with Caldecott Winners

by Nancy Polette, with illustrations by Paul Dillon 
Item number: 978-0-8389-3603-0

Publisher: ALA Editions, 2013 
Price: $12.00

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Belpre Awards: Celebrating Latino Authors and IllustratorsThe Pura Belpre Awards: Celebrating Latino Authors and Illustrators
Rose Zertuche Trevino, ed. | Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC)
Item number: 978-0-8389-3562-0 

Publisher: ALA Editions, 2006 
Price: $42.00

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60 Years of Notable Children's Books60 Years of Notable Children's Books - Learn more about this book
by Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC)
Item number: 978-0-8389-8265-5

Publisher: Booklist Publications, 2003
Price: $25.95

To order, contact:  ALA Order Fulfillment, P.O. Box 932501, Atlanta, GA 31193-2501, phone: 1-866-Shop ALA (1-866-746-7252), fax: 770-280-4155, ala-orders@pbd.com


   

ALA publications

The ALA Store offers a host of publications that address issues and topics on library service to children.