The E. B. White Read Aloud AwardE.B. White Read Aloud Award, established in 2004, honors a book that reflects the universal read aloud standards that were created by the work of author E.B. White.

pigMembers of the Association of Booksellers for children (ABC) select one book a year based on its universal appeal as a “terrific” read aloud book for children.

( Updated Annually in August)   

Picture Book Winners, and Picture Book Hall of Fame

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie
Harold and the Purple Crayon
Caps for Sale: A Tale of a Peddler, Some Monkeys and Their Monkey Business
Last Stop on Market Street
Goodnight Already!
Sam & Dave Dig a Hole
Kid Sheriff and the Terrible Toads
The Smallest Girl in the Smallest Grade
This Is a Moose
Frog and Toad Storybook Treasury: 4 Complete Stories in 1 Volume!
Dream Animals: A Bedtime Journey
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie: Extra Sweet Edition
Mr. Tiger Goes Wild
Warning: Do Not Open This Book!
The Day the Crayons Quit
Unicorn Thinks He
Too Tall Houses
Oh, No!
Bear Has a Story to Tell
Creepy Carrots!
Z Is for Moose
Extra Yarn
Eloise Ready-To-Read Value Pack: Eloise
Over and Under the Snow
Jumanji 30th Anniversary Edition [With Audio Download]
I Want My Hat Back
King Hugo
Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site (Hardcover Books for Toddlers, Preschool Books for Kids)
Press Here (Interactive Book for Toddlers and Kids, Interactive Baby Book)
Bedtime for Bear
A Pig Parade Is a Terrible Idea
Children Make Terrible Pets
Chicken Big
The Quiet Book
Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes
Princess Hyacinth (the Surprising Tale of a Girl Who Floated)
Once Upon a Twice
14 Cows for America
The Napping House
The Curious Garden
Too Many Toys
Louise, the Adventures of a Chicken
Visitor for Bear
When Dinosaurs Came with Everything
Goodnight Moon
Houndsley and Catina
If I Built a Car
Wild about Books
Good Night Gorilla Gift Box [With Gorilla]
Skippyjon Jones
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie
True Story of the Three Little Pigs (Anniversary)
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?: 50th Anniversary Edition (Anniversary)
Good Night, Gorilla
The Napping House
The Little Engine That Could: 60th Anniversary Edition (Anniversary)
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs
Sylvester and the Magic Pebble
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
Miss Rumphius
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
The Snowy Day
Strega Nona: An Original Tale
Curious George
Eloise: A Book for Precocious Grown Ups
Tikki Tikki Tembo
Bread and Jam for Frances
Millions of Cats
Blueberries for Sal
Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel

Middle Readers

The Boundless
Brown Girl Dreaming
The Fourteenth Goldfish
A Snicker of Magic
The Terrible Two
The War That Saved My Life
Counting by 7s
Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures
The Mouse with the Question Mark Tail
Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy
The Year of Billy Miller
The False Prince (the Ascendance Trilogy, Book 1)
The Last Dragonslayer: The Chronicles of Kazam, Book 1
The One and Only Ivan
Same Sun Here
Three Times Lucky
The Apothecary
The Cheshire Cheese Cat: A Dickens of a Tale
The Flint Heart
Liesl & Po
Because of Mr. Terupt
The Familiars
Penny Dreadful
The Sixty-Eight Rooms
The Strange Case of Origami Yoda (Origami Yoda #1)
A Tale Dark & Grimm

Older Readers

The Brilliant Fall of Gianna Z.
Leaving the Bellweathers
Tumtum & Nutmeg: Adventures Beyond Nutmouse Hall
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon
The Willoughbys
The Mysterious Benedict Society
Alabama Moon
Each Little Bird That Sings