Youth Media Awards 2018

20 Feb Youth Media Awards 2018

The American Library Association announced the Youth Media Awards this week. These awards celebrate the best of the best in youth books published in the past year. If you’re looking for a good read, check out one of these award winning titles!

Hello, Universe by Erin Entrada Kelly won the Newbery Medal for the most outstanding contribution to children’s literature.

Wolf in the Snow by Matthew Cordell won the Caldecott for the best picture book of the year.

Piecing Me Together by Renee Watson received the Coretta Scott King Award for the most outstanding youth book written by an African American author.

We Are Okay by Nina LaCour received the Printz award for excellence in teen literature.

Several more titles for children and teens were honored at the awards ceremony. Visit this link to see the full list of winners.