The Association For Library Service to Children have released their 2018 award winning books! The full list of award winners and honors can be found here!
At the library, the books that have been awarded the Newbery and Caldecott Awards have been labeled with stickers for easy searching within the shelves.
The John Newbery Medal is given to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
The 2018 Newbery Medal has been awarded to Hello Universe by Erin Entrada Kelly
2018 Newbery Honor Books:
Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut by Derrick Barnes
Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds
Piecing Me Together by Renee Watson
The Randolph Caldecott Medal is given to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
The 2018 Caldecott Medal has been awarded to Wolf in the Snow by Matthew Cordell.
2018 Caldecott Honor Books:
Big Cat, Little Cat by Elisha Cooper
Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut by Gordon C. James
A Different Pond by Thi Bui
Grand Canyon by Jason Chin