This morning, the American Library Association announced the winners of the Youth Media Awards, the most coveted awards in children’s literature.
Flora and Ulysses: the Illuminated Adventures, by Kate DiCamillo
Newbery Honor books:
Doll Bones, by Holly Black
The Year of Billy Miller, by Kevin Henkes
One Came Home, by Amy Timberlake
Paperboy, by Vince Vawter
Locomotive, illustrated and written by Brian Floca
Caldecott Honor Books:
Journey, illustrated and written by Aaron Becker
Flora and the Flamingo, illustrated and written by Molly Idle
Mr. Wuffles, illustrated and written by David Wiesner
There were many more awards and honors given. You can see them all at the American Library Association’s website.
Congratulations to all the winners!