Start with the Winners! Series Overview

Winners! BookfinderPLUS database - our gateway to over 5,000 book award Winners! representing the award-winning titles from 52 Institution Awards and 81 Young Readers' Choice Awards from the first award(s) until the current year featuring books for Tots to Teens.  Books that won the awards and those that won honors, second place, finalists are included in the database resulting in the following four derivative products.

I. Winners! BooklistPLUS

  • As a member you have access to Winners! BookfinderPLUS database which offers a variety of search options to create your unique Winners! BooklistPLUS. 

2. Winners! CollectionsPLUS

  • In Winners! CollectionsPLUS you select a PRESELECTED COLLECTION by genre and/or year(s). 
  • As a member you select any one of the Winners! CollectionsPLUS...a preselected list of award-winning titles for each of the 5 grade groups collected by genre and/or year(s).

3.  Winners! BrowserPLUS

  • Choose from a list of Winners! in your Winners! BrowserPLUS where each title includes a brief description and number of awards won by the title. 
  • You are also able to take the list to a higher level by viewing the list from three perspectives: titles that won Institution Awards, titles that won Young Readers' Choice Award, and titles that both award types.  Whichever perspective you will view the cumulative award history reflecting one or both award types based on the award symbol(s) shown before each title..

4.  Winners! BookviewPLUS

  • Click on any title to view its Winners! BookviewPLUS. 
  • As a member you will have access to the Winners! BookviewPLUS for any title in the database in each of the derivative products. The first section includes bibliographic information followed by the cumulative award history PLUS the additional award-winning title(s) by the author and/or the illustrator.

Each title leads to its Winners! BookviewPLUS designed to celebrate the book, the writer and the illustrator, the book awards programs, and the professionals and the young readers who select the Winners!

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Gateway to Award-winning Books for Tots to Teens

Toddler to PreK

PreK to Gr. 2

Grades 3 to 5

Grades 5 to 9

Grades 9 to 12

Winners! BookfinderPLUS Stats

The two Century Charts below include the award-winning titles in Winners! Bookfinder database from the first awarded in 1924 through the 1999 and the titles that have won from 2000 through the current year.

Current Number of Award-winning Books in Winners! BookfinderPLUS:
20th Century Winners! 1924-1999
Toddlers to Preschool: 28 Titles
Pre K – Grade 2: 790 Titles
Grades 3 – 5: 587 Titles
Grades 5 – 9: 839 Titles
Grades 9 – 12: 407 Titles
21st Century Winners! 2000-2015
Toddlers to Preschool: 44 Titles
Pre K – Grade 2: 833 Titles
Grades 3 – 5: 440 Titles
Grades 5 – 9: 750 Titles
Grades 9 – 12: 545 Titles