2016 Best Books Lists

Welcome to the time of year when Best Books lists start popping up left and right. In order to have all the lists in one place, I will update this blog entry with Best Books lists from October 28 until late January 2017. 

We kick off the BEST OF season with PW's picks.  

*Young Adult 


The New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books of 2016 

The Cat From Hunger Mountain by Ed Young

The Dead Bird by Margaret Wise Brown; illustrated by Christian Robinson 

Freedom in Congo Square by Carole Boston Weatherfod; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie 

Little Red by Bethan Woollvin 

The Polar Bear by Jenni Desmond 

Preaching to the Chickens by Jabari Asim; illustrated by E.B. Lewis 

The Princess and the Warrior by Duncan Tonatiuh 

The Tree in the Courtyard: Looking Through Anne Frank's Window by Jeff Gottesfeld; illustrated by Peter McCarty 

A Voyage in the Clouds: The (Mostly) True Story of the First International Flight by Balloon in 1785 by Matthew Olshan; illustrated by Sophie Blackall 

The White Cat and the Monk by Jo Ellen Bogart; illustrated by Sydney Smith 



(Updated on 11/19/16) 


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