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  1. Randolph Caldecott Medal

    Randolph Caldecott Medal The Randolph Caldecott Medal honors the illustrator of the year's most distinguished American picture book for children. Presented every year since 1938, the medal is named for Randolph Caldecott, a 19th-century English illus ...

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  2. Pura Belpré Awards

    Pura Belpré Awards The Pura Belpré Awards honor Latino writers and illustrators whose work best portrays, affirms and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in a work of literature for youth. The award is named in honor of Pura Belpré, the first Latina ...

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  3. Odyssey Award

    Odyssey Award The Odyssey Award is presented to the producer of the best audiobook produced for youth available in English in the United States. The first Odyssey Award for Excellence in Audiobook Production was given in January 2008. Honor titles may als ...

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  4. Mildred Batchelder Award

    Mildred L. Batchelder Award The Mildred L. Batchelder Award is presented to a publisher for the most outstanding book originally published in a country other than the United States in a language other than English and subsequently translated into English ...

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  5. Michael L. Printz Award

    The Michael L. Printz Award The Michael L. Printz Award, established in 1999, honors excellence in literature written for young adults. The first presentation was in 2000 to Walter Dean Myers for "Monster." The annual award is administered by th ...

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  6. May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture

    May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture May Hill Arbuthnot (1884-1969) was born in Mason City, IA, and graduated from the University of Chicago in 1922, receiving her master's degree in 1924 from Columbia University. Along with educator William Scott Gray, ...

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  7. Margaret A. Edwards Award

      The Margaret A. Edwards Award The Margaret A. Edwards Award, established in 1988, honors an author's lifetime contribution in writing for young adults as well as a specific body of his or her work. S.E. Hinton received the first Edwards Award in 19 ...

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  8. John Newbery Medal

      John Newbery Medal The John Newbery Medal, honors the author of the year's most outstanding contribution to children's literature. Presented every year since 1922, the Medal is named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. Henr ...

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  9. Coretta Scott King Book Awards

    Coretta Scott King Book Awards The Coretta Scott King Book Awards  honor African American authors and illustrators of outstanding books for children and young adults that demonstrate sensitivity to "the African American experience via literature and ...

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  10. The Alex Awards

                                                                     The Alex Awards are given to ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults, ages 12 through 18. The winning titles are selected from the previous year's publishi ...

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