The announcement of the American Library Association children’s book awards at the mid-winter convention is a much-anticipated event in libraryland. Winners were announced on Monday, January 26.
Newbery Medal The Graveyard Book, by Neil Gaiman
Caldecott Medal The House in the Night, illustrated by Beth Krommes and written by Susan Marie Swanson
Geisel Award Are You Ready to Play Outside?, written and illustrated by Mo Willems
Sibert Medal and Coretta Scott King Award We are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball, written and illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Follow this link for Honor books and awards in other categories.