The 2016 Youth Media Awards will be announced at 8 a.m. Eastern time today during the ALA Midwinter Meeting & Exhibition!
Caldecott Medal and Honor Books 2017
The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It honors the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
2017 Caldecott Winner
Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat by Javaka Steptoe
2017 Caldecott Honor Books
Du Iz Tak? by Carson Ellis
Freedom in Congo Square by Carole Boston Weatherford, illustrated by R. Gregory Christie
Leave Me Alone by Vera Brosgol
They All Saw A Cat by Brendan Wenzel