2017 American Library Association Youth Media Award Winners
The American Library Association has released its list of Youth Media Award winners! There are a lot of good books you may want to check out so we wanted to save you some time and provide links to some of those books in our catalog. We've also got a list of many of them in our eBook collection!
Hope you will enjoy reading these great titles!
John Newbery Medal
The most outstanding contribution to children's literature.
The Girl Who Drank the Moon written by Kelly Barnhill
Randolph Caldecott Medal
The most distinguished American picture book for children
Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiatwritten by Javaka Steptoe
Coretta Scott King Book Award
Recognizing an African-American author and illustrator of outstanding books for children and young adults.
March: Book Three written by John Lewis and Andrew Aydin illustrated by Andrew Aydin
Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat written by Javaka Steptoe
Schneider Family Book Award
Books that embody an artistic expression of the disability experience.
Six Dots: A Story of Young Louis Braille written by Jen Bryant, illustrated by Boris Kulikov
as brave as you written by Jason Reynolds
When We Collided written by Emery Lord
Pura Belpré Award
Lowriders to the Center of the Earth written by Cathy Camper and illustrated by Raúl Gonzalez
Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award
Most distinguished informational book for children.
March: Book Three written by John Lewis and Andrew Aydin and illustrated by Nate Powell
Theodor Seuss Geisel Award
Most distinguished beginning reader book
We Are Growing written by Laurie Keller