Book Lists

Award-Winning Kids’ Books


2017 Newbery Medal

 The Girl Who Drank the Moon
by Kelly Barnhill

The Newbery Medal is awarded annually by the American Library Association to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.


2017 Caldecott Medal

Book cover image: Radiant Child Radiant Child:The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat

by Javaka Steptoe

The Caldecott Medal is awarded annually by the American Library Association to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.


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