The ALA has made its annual Youth Media Awards announcement! Here are some of the winners!
WINNER of the Newbery Medal (for the most outstanding contribution to children's literature): Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Peña.
WINNER of the Caldecott Medal (for the most distinguished American picture book for children): Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World's Most Famous Bear written by Lindsay Mattick, illustrated by Sophie Blackall.
You can find a listing of all winners and honorees in the ALA press release.