2020 Kid Lit Winners

2020 Kid Lit Winners

The winners of this year’s American Library Association Youth Media Awards were recently announced. Check out 2020’s Newbery, Caldecott, Coretta Scott King winners, and more! For a full list of winners including honors and teen books, see the press release here.


    • Newbery Award & Coretta Scott King Award winner

      CHILDREN’S COMICS AND GRAPHIC NOVELS NEW MCBA
      Craft, Jerry
      New kid



    • Asian/Pacific American Award for Children’s Literature winner

      CHILDREN’S COMICS AND GRAPHIC NOVELS WAN
      Wang, Jen
      Stargazing



    • Sydney Taylor Book Award Middle Grade winner

      CHILDREN’S COMICS AND GRAPHIC NOVELS WHI
      Palacio, R. J
      White bird / a wonder story



    • Schneider Family Book Award Middle Grade winner

      CHILDREN’S FICTION KEL
      Kelly, Lynne
      Song for a whale





    • American Indian Youth Literature Middle Grade Book winner

      CHILDREN’S FICTION MCM
      McManis, Charlene Willing
      Indian no more



    • Mildred L. Batchelder Award winner

      CHILDREN’S FICTION OVR
      Torseter, Oyvind
      Brown





    • Theodor Seuss Geisel Award winner

      CHILDREN’S PICTURE BOOK YAN
      Yang, James
      Stop! Bot!



    • Caldecott winner, Newbery honor winner, and Coretta Scott King Illustrator winner

      CHILDREN’S 811 A
      Alexander, Kwame
      The undefeated





    • Stonewall Book Award – Mike Morgan & Larry Romans Children’s & Young Adult Literature Award winner

      CHILDREN’S PICTURE BOOK LUK PARENTS
      Lukoff, Kyle
      When Aidan became a brother



    • Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe New Talent Illustrator Award winner

      CHILDREN’S PICTURE BOOK MCK
      McKissack, Pat
      What is given from the heart




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