There are lots of great reading websites to enjoy from around the world.

Here are a few of them:

IBBY "The International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY) is a non-profit organization which represents an international network of people from all over the world who are committed to bringing books and children together".

Authors & illustrators on the web

Australian authors

Books and writers databases

Scholastic's Author index

Penguin Group (Australia) Author Profiles

Allen & Unwin Children's Authors
Kidlit: Reviews of Kids' Books

ACHUKA Children’s Books

Index to Internet Sites: Children & Young Adults' authors and illustrators
The best children's literature (on the Net)

Extra Reading Links
Booklists for Young Australians
Guys read by Jon Sciezska
The Children's Literature web Guide
Fantastic Fiction
Science Fiction and Fantasy for Children: An annotated bibliography for educators
Books not to be missed! (by phase of development)
Favourite teenage angst books
Reading (by themes)
Allen & Unwin Book Search (by themes)
Top 100 books in Australian educational libraries
Award winning books
Ralph Caldecott award
Carnegie Medal
Children's Book Council
Dromkeen Medal
Guardian Children's Prize
Kate Greenaway Award
Man Booker Prize
Miles Franklin Award
Newberry Award
Nobel Prize Award for Literature
NSW Premier's Literary Award
Whitbread Award for Children's Books
Young Australian Best Book Award

Book reviews
Children's Literature - Electronic journals and book reviews
Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Website
Literature (OzLit's collection of literary sites)
Children's Books (reviewed)
Read yourself RAW: comics, cartoons, illustrations

Picture books
Peter Sis
The tree of life
Picturing books: A website about picture books
Picture books that explore the values of education
Picture book bibliography
Books not to be missed!