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Award Winners
Award-winning picture books, chapter books, audio books, and nonfiction for kids.

Buckeye Children’s Book Award
The Buckeye Children's Book Award program is designed to encourage children in Ohio to read literature critically, to promote teacher & librarian involvement in children's literature programs, and to commend authors of such literature.
 
Caldecott Medal
The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
 
 
Coretta Scott King Award
The Coretta Scott King Award is given to African American authors and illustrator for outstanding inspirational and educational contributions.
 
 
Horn Book Awards
First awarded in 1967, the Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards recognize and reward excellence in literature for children and young adults.
   
 
Newbery Medal
The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
 
 
Mildred Batchelder Award
The Batchelder Award is a citation awarded to an American publisher for a children's book considered to be the most outstanding of those books originally published in a language other than English in a country other than the United States, and subsequently translated into English and published in the United States. 
 
Odyssey Award
This annual award is given to the producer of the best audiobook produced for children and/or young adults, available in English in the United States.
 
Pura Belpre Medal
The Pura Belpré Award, established in 1996, is presented annually to a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth.
 
Theodor Seuss Geisel Award
The Theodor Seuss 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.

   

 
Sibert Medal
The Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal is awarded annually to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished informational book published in the United States in English during the preceding year.
 
Wilder Award
The Wilder Award honors an author or illustrator whose books, published in the United States, have made, over a period of years, a substantial and lasting contribution to literature for children.