Award Winning Books
Looking for a new book to read? Here are some places to look for award-winning book ideas.
Awarded to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
|The Coretta Scott King Book Awards
Awarded to African American authors and illustrators for distinguished work.
Awarded to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
|The Otter Award
Awarded for the best chapter books for readers transitioning to chapter books.
|Pacific Northwest Young Reader's Choice Award
Students in grades 4-6 living in the Pacific Northwest may vote for their favorite book and see all of the previous winners.
|Sasquatch Reading Award
Students in grades 4-8 in the state of Washington may vote for their favorite chapter book each year from a list of nominees.
|Washington Children's Choice Picture Book Award
Students in grades K-3 in the state of Washington may vote for their favorite picture book each year.
The Alex Award
The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
The Coretta Scott King Book Awards are given annually to outstanding African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults that demonstrate an appreciation of African American culture and universal human values. The award commemorates the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and honors his wife, Mrs. Coretta Scott King, for her courage and determination to continue the work for peace and world brotherhood.
View all Coretta Scott King Award Winners.