National: Caldecott Medal | Newbery Medal | Michael L. Printz Award | Geisel Medal (Dr. Seuss) | E.B. White Read Aloud Award
Iowa: Iowa Children's Choice Award | Iowa Teen Award

National Award Winners

2015 Caldecott Medal
Given to the artist who has created the most distinguished picture book of the year. The award is named in honor of Randolph J. Caldecott,the 19th century English illustrator.
Past winners and nominees

The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend

2015 Newbery Medal
The Newbery is awarded to the most distinguished American children's book published the previous year. It is named for the Eighteenth-Century English bookseller John Newbery.
Past winners and nominees
2015 Medal Winner

The Crossover

2015 Michael L. Printz Award
The Printz recognizes excellence in young adult literature. The prize is named in memory of the late Michael L. Printz, a Topeka, Kansas school librarian known for his efforts to identify and trumpet quality literature for young adults.
Past winners and nominees

I'll Give You the Sun

2015 Geisel Medal (Dr. Seuss)
The award is to recognize the author(s) and illustrator(s)of a beginning reader book who demonstrate great creativity and imagination in his/her/their literary and artistic achievements to engage children in reading.
Past winners and nominees

You are (Not) Small

2011 E.B. White Read Aloud Award
This award honors a book that reflects the universal read aloud standards that were created by the work of author E.B. White.
More information and past winners

Sam and Dave Dig a Hole

Iowa Award Winners

2015-2016 Iowa Children’s Choice Award

The purposes of the ICCA: to encourage children to read more and better books; to discriminate in choosing worthwhile books; to provide an avenue for positive dialogue between teacher, parent, and children about books and authors; and to give recognition to those who write books for children. The award in unique in that it gives children an opportunity to choose the book to receive the award.
More information and past winners

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Almost Home

 

Doll Bones

Infinity Ring: A Mutiny in Time

A Tangle of Knots

Force Out

Great Trouble

Desperate Adventures of Zeno & Ayla

Ginger

Duke

Listening for Lucca

Half a Chance

White Fur Flying

The Homemade Stuffing Caper

Capture the Flag

Libby of High Hopes

Rebel McKenzie

May B

The Blood Guard


King of the Mound

Kizzy Ann Stamps


 
 
   
2015-2016 Iowa Teen Award

The purposes of the ITA is: To encourage students to read more books; to aid students in choosing good books; to provide common ground - among teachers, parents and students - for conversation about books and authors; and to give recognition to authors who write books for early teens.
More information and past winners

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Skinny

By: Donna Cooner

Ghost Hawk

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library

Unstoppable

The Eleventh Plague

By: Jeff Hirsch

See You at Harry's

Monument 14

The Boy on the Wooden Box

QB1

 

The False Prince

Okay for Now

Code of Silence

Counting by 7s

Navigating Early

Crow