The John Newbery Medal and Randolph Caldecott Medal winners, along with the Honor books, have been announced! I already placed them on reserve at my local library. Of course, now that these books are famous, it will be much harder to find them!
Honor: Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut by Derrick Barnes
Honor: Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds
Honor: Piecing Me Together by Renee Watson
Randolph Caldecott Medal
Awarded for the most distinguished American picture book for children.
This one’s for the illustrators!
Winner: Wold in the Snow illustrated and written by Matthew Cordell
Honor: Big Cat, little cat illustrated and written by Elisha Cooper
Honor: Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut illustrated by Gordon C. James
Honor: A Different Pond illustrated by Thi Bui
Honor: Grand Canyon illustrated and written by Jason Chin
Congratulations to all the winners!