Caldecott & Newbery Award Info

The Caldecott Medal Award is

                     given by the Association of Library Services to Chlidren (ALSC)                                               to the artist (illustrator) of the most distiguished American                                                                                     picture books for children. 

 

The Newbery Medal Award is

                                     given by the ALSC to the author of the most                                          distiguished contribution to American literature for children.

 

For other prestigious awards for children's literature 

visit the ALSC Children Literature Book Awards page.