Recent additions to Chicken Spaghetti's Best Children's Books of 2012: A List of Lists and Awards include two favorite annual roundups, National Science Teachers Association (NSTA): Outstanding science trade books for students K-12 and Good Comics for Kids' gift guide. One newsworthy announcement today was the New York Times Book Review: Notable Children's Books of 2012.
School Library Journal begins announcing its best-of-2012 list this evening on Twitter.
Also newly added to the Chicken Spaghetti list:
Abby the Librarian (blog): Nonfiction
Boing Boing Gift Guide (long list includes several children's books)
Costa Children's Book Award shortlist (UK)
Cuyahoga County Public Library. Kudos to the snappy-looking design of this guide.
Drawn Blog: "Favourite comics, art books, and more" list includes some titles for kids (Canada)
Slate (one picture book on list; rest of books for adults)