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About the Children's Choice Book Awards widget

The Children's Choice Book Awards program was created to provide young readers with an opportunity to voice their opinions about the books being written for them and to help develop a reading list that will motivate children to read. Children will be able to cast their vote for their favorite books, author, and illustrator at bookstores, school libraries, and at http://www.bookweekonline.com until Sunday, May 4, 2008. 10,000 children in five teams from around the US spent months reading and evaluating books submitted by publishers. They looked at hundreds of titles. The five favorite books published in 2007 in each of these categories are open for a nation-wide vote in March and April 2008 in each of three grade categories: K-2, 3-4, 5-6 as well as Favorite Author, and Favorite Illustrator. The winner in each category will be named at a gala during Children's Book Week on May 13th, 2008 in New York City.

Get and Customize the Children's Choice Book Awards Widget for your Blog or Website

The Children's Choice Book Awards Widget displays a different book every time it loads on your website. There are links where your site visitors can visit the Children's Choice Book Awards website or click to learn more and VOTE at bookweekonline.com. Follow the instructions below to customize and add the Children's Choice Book Awards widget to your blog or website now. Note, LiveJournal currently does not support widgets, but their developer web site indicates that they will soon. We will keep you posted when LiveJournal support is available.

1. Choose Categories of books to display
Favorite Book, K-2nd Grade
Favorite Book, 3rd-4th Grade
Favorite Book, 5th-6th Grade
Favorite Illustrator
Favorite Author

2. Automatically rotate through titles off on
3. Choose Background color 
4. Choose Text color 
5. Choose Border color 

6. Click this button to add to a Blogger blog or
Click this button to add to a Typepad blog or
copy and Paste the Code below into your webpage or blog

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