Books where text and illustrations work together to narrate the story and where the story can’t be understood without one or the other. These books are for all ages.
Junior Fiction – Independent Reader
For children who are reading books their first books independently.
Junior Fiction – Extended Reader
For children who are confident readers but may not have the emotional and cognitive maturity to deal with some of the concepts and themes in books for young adults.
The books are recommended for mature readers and will include challenging themes and topics and may include swearing and references to drugs and sex. The protagonists in these books are usually young adults.
Information books for children are written with the specific purpose for children to learn more about a certain topic and vary widely in style.