Monday, January 27, 2014

The 2014 ALA Youth Media Awards Winners!

So there was a lot of excitement this morning for the announcement of the ALA Youth Media Awards! I've included some of my favorite awards here with links!

How many have you read? And how many are you now adding to your to-read list? I'm SO THRILLED for all the winners!

John Newbery Medal
Flora & Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo, illustrated by K.G. Campbell
Candlewick Press

Newbery Honor
Doll Bones by Holly Black, illustrated by Eliza Wheeler
Margaret K. McElderry Books (Simon & Schuster)

The Year of Billy Miller by Kevin Henkes
Greenwillow Books (HarperCollins)

One Came Home by Amy Timberlake
Alfred A. Knopf (Random House)

Paperboy by Vince Vawter
Delacorte Press (Random House)


Randolph Caldecott Medal
Locomotive by Brian Floca
Atheneum Books for Young Readers (Simon & Schuster)

Caldecott Honor
Journey by Aaron Becker
Candlewick Press

Flora and the Flamingo by Molly Idle
Chronicle Books LLC

Mr. Wuffles! by David Wiesner
Clarion Books (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)


Michael L. Printz Award
Midwinterblood by Marcus Sedgwick
Roaring Brook Press (Macmillan Children's Publishing Group

Printz Honor
Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
St. Martin's Griffin (Macmillan)

Kingdom of Little Wounds by Susann Cokal
Candlewick Press

Maggot Moon by Sally Gardner, illustrated by Julian Crouch
Candlewick Press

Navigating Early by Clare Vanderpool
Delacorte Books for Young Readers (Random House)


Theodor Seuss Geisel Award
The Watermelon Seed by Greg Pizzoli
Disney Hyperion Books

Geisel Honor
Ball by Mary Sullivan
Houghton Mifflin Books for Children

Hyperion Books for Children (Disney Book Group)

Penny and Her Marble by Kevin Henkes
Greenwill Books (HarperCollins)


Schnieder Family Book Award
A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin by Jen Bryant, illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Alfred A. Knopf (Random House)

Handbook for Dragon Slayers by Merrie Haskell
HarperCollins Children's Books

Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein
Hyperion (Disney Book Group)


Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award
Parrots over Puerto Rico by Susan L. Roth and Cindy Trumbore, illustrated by Susan L. Roth
LEE & LOW BOOKS, Inc

Sibert Honor
A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin by Jen Bryant, illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Alfred A. Knopf (Random House)

Candlewick Press

Locomotive by Brian Floca
Atheneum Books for Young Readers (Simon & Schuster)

The Mad Potter: George E. Ohr, Eccentric Genius by Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan
Roaring Brook Press


William C. Morris Award
Charm & Strange by Stephanie Kuehn
St. Martin's Griffin


Margaret A. Edwards Award

Markus Zusak

A full list of the awards can be found here: http://www.ala.org/yma




1 comment:

  1. Yay, I'm so glad Eleanor & Park won! I really loved that story!

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