Posts Tagged ‘Newbery Medal’

Hopefuls for the Newbery Award

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

As I mentioned before, the winner of this year’s Newbery Award will be announced on January 28th.  Here are two books I hope are in the running for the award: Wonder by R. J. Palacio The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate

Newbery Covers

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

Check out elementary school librarian Travis Jonker’s cover designs for past Newbery Medal winning books!  I can’t decide which is my favorite.  Do you have a favorite Newbery winner?

Newbery and Caldecott Winners

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011

Did you hear who the winners are?  The Newbery and Caldecott Winners, that is!

The Newbery Medal went to Moon Over Manifest written by Clare Vanderpool.  The Newbery Honor Books are Turtle in Paradise written by Jennifer L. Holm, Heart of a Samurai written by Margi Preus, Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night written by Joyce Sidman, and One Crazy Summer written by Rita Williams-Garcia.

The Caldecott Medal went to A Sick Day for Amos McGee illustrated by Erin E. Stead and written by Philip C. Stead.  The Caldecott Honor Books are Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave illustrated by Bryan Collier and written by Laban Carrick Hill, and Interrupting Chicken illustrated and written by David Ezra Stein.

For a list of the other 2011 Award Winners from the ALA/ALSC (Association for Library Service to Children), check here!

2010 Award Winners

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010

The winners have been named for the Newbery, Caldecott, Geisel, and many more!

Click here to see a list of the winners announced by the ALSC (Association for Library Services to Children), a division of the American Library Association.