ALA Youth Media Awards Press Kit
Each year the American Library Association honors books, videos, and other outstanding materials for children and teens. Recognized worldwide for the high quality they represent, the ALA Youth Media Awards, including the prestigious, Coretta Scott King Book, Caldecott, Newbery, and Printz Awards, guide parents, educators, librarians, and others in selecting the best materials for youth. Selected by committees composed of librarians and other literature and media experts, the awards encourage original and creative work in the field of children’s and young adult literature and media.
And the winners are.....
The 2016 Youth Media Award announcements took place during the ALA Midwinter Meeting & Exhibits on Monday, Jan. 11, 2016 at 8 a.m. ET from the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center.
An encore presentation of this year's announcement is available at http://ala.unikron.com/2016/
2016 Youth Media Awards include:
Macey Morales, Deputy Director, Public Awareness Office, 312-280-4393, firstname.lastname@example.org
Heather Cho, Media Relations Specialists, Public Awareness Office, 312-280-4020, email@example.com