USBBY Outstanding International Book List

The United States Board on Books for Young People (USBBY) serves as the U.S. national section of the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY), which was founded to promote international understanding and good will through books for children and adolescents.

A Well-Mannered Young Wolf

by Jean Leroy / Matthieu Maudet


Adventures with Waffles

by Maria Parr / Kate Forrester

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Away Running

by David Wright


Bob the Railway Dog

by Corinne Fenton / Andrew McLean


Book Uncle and Me

by Uma Krishnaswami / Julianna Swaney


Book: My Autobiography

by John Agard / Neil Packer


Dance of the Banished

by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch


Half a Man

by Michael Morpurgo / Gemma O’Callaghan


Life According to Dani

by Rose Lagercrantz / Eva Eriksson


My Two Blankets

by Irena Kobald / Freya Blackwood



by JiHyeon Lee


Sidewalk Flowers

by JonArno Lawson / Sydney Smith

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The Lie Tree

by Frances Hardinge

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Two White Rabbits

by Jairo Buitrago / Raphael Yockteng


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