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Australian children’s books
Australian Government information about children’s books in Australia.

AustLit: The Resource for Australian Literature
Supports scholarship, research, teaching and general enquiry. Contains some full text works, up-to-date information on the publication of Australian literature and related critical texts.

Books Illustrated
Promoting children’s literature in Australia, specialising in exhibitions and sales of original book illustrations, limited edition prints and signed picture books. Website includes blog and news.

Book Trust
An independent reading and writing charity based in the United Kingdom.

Carol Hurst’s Children’s Literature Site
A collection of reviews of  books for kids and ideas for classroom use. Includes collections of books about particular subjects, curriculum areas, themes, and professional topics.

Children’s Book Council (USA)
About children’s books and their promotion.

The de Grummond Children’s Literature Collection
One of North America’s leading research centres in the field of children’s literature.

Digital Librarian: A Librarians’ Choice of the Best of the Web
Librarian’s choice of the best links on the web on a wide range of categories.

The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
Based in Amherst, MA, USA, it includes exhibitions, programs, book lists, reviews, professional development and other features.

Fairrosa Cyber Library of Children’s Literature
Reading lists, information about authors and illustrators, links to other sites and articles and reviews.

Freshly Squeezed
Freshly Squeezed is a Young Adult (YA) writing community by writers for writers. It supports emerging YA writers to connect with teen readers, develop online profiles and come to the attention of publishers.