Award Winners

Newbery Medal: Best overall book

Caldecott Medal: Best artwork

Geisel Award: Beginning reader books

Gryphon Award: Picture books for older readers (grades K - 4)

Pura Belpré Award: Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature

Schneider Family Book Award: Embodies an artistic expression of the disability experience for child and adolescent audiences.

Sibert Medal: Best nonfiction

Stonewall Book Award: Best LGBTQ


Kids' Choice Awards (Monarch, Bluestem, Caudill)