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The Newbery Medal is given annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children. Think of it as the Academy Awards for children’s books!
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Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village by Laura Amy Schlitz
Elijah of Buxton by christopher Paul Curtis
The Wednesday Wars by Gary D. Schmidt
Feathers by Jacqueline Woodson
The Caldecott Medal is given annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book. Think of it as the Stanley Cup for children’s picture books!
Click here for Caldecott Medal Winners and Honor Books, 1938-Present
The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick
Henry's Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad
illustrated by Kadir Nelson, written by Ellen Levine
First the Egg by Laura Vaccaro Seeger
The Wall: Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain by Peter Sís
Knuffle Bunny Too: A Case of Mistaken Identity by Mo Willems
from the ALSC (Association for Library Service to Children), a division of the American Library Association.
Coretta Scott King Award