I eagerly set my alarm not to miss the 8am announcement this morning (Monday, January 27th), and I am excited to share the results. Without further ado, here are the recently announced John Newbery and Randolph Caldecott honors and winners of the American Library Association's Youth Media Awards 2014:
Flora & Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo
Newbery Honor BooksDoll Bones by Holly Black
The Year of Billy Miller by Kevin Henkes
One Came Home by Amy Timberlake
Paper Boy by Vince Vawter
Caldecott Award Winner
Locomotive by Brian Floca
Caldecott Honor Books
Journey by Aaron Becker
Flora and the Flamingo by Molly Idle
Mr. Wuffles! by David Wiesner
Go to our catalog, and check these out! If we don't own them yet, we will soon! And JOIN US Monday, January 27th, from 3:30-5:30pm in Youth Services (drop in; no registration needed!) to discuss these winning titles over lemonade and cookies!
For a full listing of all the Youth Media Award winners, go to www.ala.org/yma.