Award-Winning Children's Books and Materials

Are you looking for high-quality, award-winning materials for children? Then you are in the right place! Here you will find links to award-winning titles, as well as information about children's book awards from the U.S. and around the world.

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More Awards for Children's Books and Materials


American Awards
Andrew Carnegie Medal

Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe Award for New Talent

Laura Ingalls Wilder Award

Mackin's Interactive Booktalks - State Awards

Mildred L. Batchelder Award

Regional Awards in the U.S., Listed by State

Schneider Family Book Awards

Other American Awards

Australian Awards
Children's Book of the Year Awards

Other Australian Awards

British Awards
Carnegie Medal

Kate Greenaway Medal

Other British Awards

Canadian Awards
Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Illustrator Award

CLA Book of the Year for Children

Other Canadian Awards

International Awards
Hans Christian Andersen Award

Phoenix Award

Web Resources
Association of Library Service to Children
This division of the American Library Association gives out the Newbery and Caldecott Medals each year to noteworthy contributions to children's literature and illustration. This is their official home page -- click here for more information about this year's awards.

Children's Literature Web Guide
In addition to links to all kinds of Children's Literature related sites, this site links to other Newbery and Caldecott information, as well as information on children's literature awards from around the world.

Database of Award-Winning Children's Literature
A searchable database consisting of almost 6,000 records from 72 different children's book awards, compiled by librarian Lisa R. Bartle.


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