Presenting the Best Informational Books for Younger Readers

Each year, librarians at Chicago Public Library read a lot of children's books to determine which titles are the best of the best for children in Chicago. Here, we present to you our selection of Best of the Best informational books published in 2020 for kids in kindergarten through 3rd grade. The video below features librarians sharing more details about ten of these titles, including ways to use them in the classroom or at book club, accompanying activities and other similar books you might enjoy.

View the full, annotated list of Best Informational Books for Younger Readers.

More Kids Best of the Best 

See more Best of the Best for kids lists. Watch more videos about the 2020 Best of the Best books for kids: 

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