May 2-8, 2016

2016 Children's Book Week Poster!


Presenting the 2016 Children's Book Week poster by Brian Won, commemorating the longest-running national literacy initiative in the country!

Brian Won is an author, illustrator, former animation artist, and 2015 Children’s Choice Illustrator of the Year Award-finalist for his debut picture book Hooray for Hat! The book stars Elephant and his animal friends, who you'll also find on this year's Book Week poster!

To Order 2016 Posters by Brian Won

Posters are available from the Children's Book Council and Every Child a Reader at no cost beyond shipping.

Please note that supplies are limited. This page will be updated as posters run out.

To receive a free poster(s) with activity guide, please send a 9 x 12 self-addressed envelope (for 1 or 10 posters) or a 10 x 13 self-addressed envelope (for 25 posters) with appropriate postage affixed.

Please include a note stating how many posters you are requesting.

Note that Postal regulations have changed. Please use the USPS Postage Price Calculator to determine postage cost, or ask for help at your local post office.

Weight of posters and an envelope:
1 poster and envelope: 1.2oz.
10 posters and envelope: 14oz.
25 posters and envelope: 2lb 6oz.

Mail envelopes with postage affixed to:
Children's Book Council
ATTN: 2016 Poster Order
54 West 39th Street, 14th floor
New York, NY 10018

Please note: There is a 25 poster maximum per person.

Due to the volume of poster requests, we cannot process any poster orders that do not include a self-addressed, stamped envelope.

You can order all your favorite Book Week posters from the last 96 years at All proceeds benefit Every Child a Reader (ECAR), a non-profit dedicated to instilling a life-long love of reading in children.

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