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Award Winning Books
Each year awards are given to many children’s books. Some
of these awards are listed below.
The Newbery Medal is awarded each year to the author with
the greatest contribution to children’s literature.
The Caldecott Medal is awarded each year to the illustrator
of the most outstanding picture book.
This award is sponsored by the University of Georgia. Each year Georgia students vote for their favorite
book after reading at least three titles from a master list.
This award is awarded each year to a black author and
illustrator whose works promote world unity and peace.