Find the complete listing at http://www.ala.org/news/press-releases/2018/02/american-library-association-announces-2018-youth-media-award-winners
John Newbery Medal for the most outstanding contribution to children’s literature:
“Hello, Universe” written by Erin Entrada Kelly, is the 2018 Newbery Medal winner.
Three Newbery Honor Books also were named:
“Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut,” written by Derrick Barnes
“Long Way Down,” written by Jason Reynolds
“Piecing Me Together,” written by Renée Watson
Randolph Caldecott Medal for the most distinguished American picture book for children:
“Wolf in the Snow,” illustrated and written by Matthew Cordell is the 2018 Caldecott Medal winner.
Four Caldecott Honor Books also were named:
“Big Cat, little cat,” illustrated and written by Elisha Cooper
“Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut,” illustrated by Gordon C. James, written by Derrick Barnes
“A Different Pond,” illustrated by Thi Bui, written by Bao Phi
“Grand Canyon,” illustrated and written by Jason Chin