Are you familiar with the Abraham Lincoln and Rebecca Caudill book awards?  You should be!  Reading these winning books is a great way to get your hands on something you can't put down.

The Abraham Lincoln Award is a readers' choice award given to a book chosen by high schoolers throughout Illinois.  Click here for the list of the 2016 nominees.

The Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award is named after an author who lived and wrote in Urbana, IL for nearly 50 years.  This, too, is a readers' choice award and is given to the author of the book voted most outstanding by students in 4th-8th grades in participating Illinois schools.  Click here for the list of 2016 nominees.

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