These are all the News & Announcements posted on Thursday, 26 January, 2012.
ALA Award Winners
The American Library Association Youth Media Awards were announced earlier this week, and the following titles received awards:
John Newbery Medal for the most outstanding contribution to children's literature:
Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos
Randolph Caldecott Medal for the most distinguished American picture book for children:
A Ball for Daisy by Chris Raschka
Theodor Seuss Geisel Award for the most distinguished beginning reader book:
Tales for Very Picky Eaters by Josh Schneider
Robert F. Sibert Book Award for most distinguished informational book for children:
Balloons Over Broadway by Melissa Sweet
Michael L. Printz Award for excellence in literature written for young adults:
Where Things Come Back by John Corey Whaley
YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults for the best nonfiction book published for ages 12 to 18:
The Notorious Benedict Arnold: A True Story of Adventure, Heroism & Treachery by Steve Sheinkin
Read the ALA press release for a complete list of award and honor books.
Posted By Logan Library at 8:51 AM in Category:Books & Reading
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