Day: January 23, 2017

2017 Newbery Medal

HONOR BOOKS

Freedom Over Me by Ashley Bryan

The Inquisitor’s Tale by Adam Gidwitz

Wolf Hollow by Lauren Wolk

WINNER

The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill

 

 

2017 Caldecott Medal

HONOR BOOKS

Leave Me Alone by Vera Brosgol (HURRAY!)

Freedom in Congo Square by R. Gregory Christie

Du Iz Tak? by Carson Ellis

They All Saw a Cat by Brendan Wenzel

WINNER

Radiant Child by Javaka Steptoe

 

2017 Geisel Award

HONOR BOOKS

Go Otto Go by David Milgrim

Good Night Owl by Greg Pizzoli

The Infamous Ratsos by Kara LaReau

Oops Pounce Quick Run by Mike Twohy

WINNER

We Are Growing by Laurie Keller

2017 Sibert Medal

Most distinguished informational book for children:

HONOR BOOKS

Giant Squid by Candace Fleming

Sachiko by Caren Stelson

Uprooted by Albert Marrin

We Will Not Be Silent by Russell Freedman

WINNER

March: Book Three by John Lewis