Award Winners

  • American Indian Youth Literature Award-awarded biannually for the best writing and illustrations of Native Americans and Indigence peoples of North America.
  • Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature-awarded to books about Asian/Pacific Americans and their heritage, based on writing and art.
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award-awarded for excellence in children’s and young adult literature (published in the United States) in the categories of Picture Books, Fiction and Poetry, and Nonfiction.
  • Caldecott Award-awarded to artists of American picture books for children.
  • Coretta Scott King Book Award-awarded to African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults about African American culture.
  • Geisel Award-awarded to authors and illustrators of beginning readers written in English and published in the United States.
  • Newbery Award-awarded to authors of American Literature for children.
  • Odyssey Award-awarded to a producer of audiobooks for children and/or young adults that are available in English in the United States.
  • Pura Belpré Award-awarded to Latina/Latino authors and illustrators for works about the Latino culture experience for children and youth.
  • Schneider Family Book Award-awarded to an author or illustrator for a work about the disability experience for children and adolescents.
  • Sibert Award-awarded to authors and illustrators of informational books published in English in the United States.
  • Stonewall Book Awards-awarded to books published in English on the LGBTQIA+ experience.