Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Children's Book Award Announced at American Library Association Meeting in Seattle

2013 Caldecott Medal for Best Illustrated Children's Book

Caldecott Medal winner "This Is Not My Hat" and Honor books of the year
Creepy Carrots!
Aaron Reynolds, Peter Brown
Hardcover: $10.19

2013 Newbery Medal Winners

The One and Only Ivan
Splendors and Glooms
Three Times Lucky
The 2013 winner of the Newbery Medal is The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate and Patricia Castelao. The John Newbery Medal is awarded annually by the American Library Association (ALA) to the author of the year's most distinguished contribution to American literature for children. Newbery Winner and Honor Books:

2013 Michael L. Printz Award for Teen Literature

Winner "In Darkness" and Honor books for 2013

2012 Golden Kite Awards for Children's Books

Between Shades of Gray
Over and Under the Snow
Balloons Over Broadway
The winners and honorees of the only award presented to children's book authors and artists by their peers in the categories of Fiction | Nonfiction | Picture Book Text and Picture Book Illustration:

2012 Children's Choice Book Award: Winners and Finalists

Amazon Best Books of 2012 for Kids & Teens

This Is Not My Hat
Fault in Our Stars
At the end of the year our book editors selected 20 titles in children's and teen books from among the thousands released in 2012 and named them Best Books of the Year in three categories. Best Books of the Year for Kids & Teens:

Page 1 of 22012 Edgar Awards for Best Juvenile Mystery and Best Young Adult Mystery

Juvenile Winner "Icefall" and Young Adult Winner "The Silence of Murder" plus 2012 finalists in each category.

1 comment:

Brigham City Carnegie Library said...

Oops you left off a few of the Caldecott Honor books.
One Cool Friend by TOni Busseo, Sleep Like a Tiger by Mary Logue and Green by Laura Vaccaro Seeger. Congratulations to all the winners and honor books.