Book Awards and Media Awards


The American Library Association, juries some of the most highly regarded book and media awards and honors in the world. Follow the links below to see the most current winners; individual books and media are linked to the Booklist reviews when available.
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Alex Awards (adult books for young readers age 12-18)
Best Fiction for Young Adults
Best Graphic Novels for Teens
Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults
Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth
Caldecott Medal Caldecott Honor
Newbery Medal Newbery Honor
Notable Children's Books
Printz Award Printz Honor

Media Awards for Children, Middle-Graders, and Young Adults

Booklist Editors' Choice: Audio for Youth
Carnegie Medal
Notable Children's Videos
Notable Children's Recordings
Odyssey Award
Odyssey Honor
William Allen White Children's Book Award (3-5th grade)

Book Awards Celebrating Diversity

Coretta Scott King Award
Coretta Scott King Honor
Pura Belpre Award
Pura Belpre Honor