• Award Winning Books:
     
     
    The Caldecott Medal is awarded to the artist of the most distinguished American Picture Book for Children published in the United States during the preceding year.    Click here for lists of Caldecott Medal winners and honor books. 
     
     
    Newbery Medal
    The Newbery Medal is awarded each year to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
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    The Pura Belpré Medal honors a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose works best portray, affirm, and celebrate the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth.
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    The Geisel Award is given annually to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished American book for beginning readers published in English in the United States during the preceding year.
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     Coretta Scott King Award

    The Coretta Scott King Book Awards are given annually to outstanding African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults that demonstrate an appreciation of African American culture and universal human values. 
    Click here for lists of Coretta Scott King Book Award winners and honor books.