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Congratulations to the 2011 ALA Youth Media Award Winners!
January 10, 2011
Newbery Winner: Moon Over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool (Delacorte)
Newbery Honor Books: Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night by Joyce Sidman, illustrated by Rick Allen (Houghton Miffin); Heart of a Samurai by Margi Preus (Abrams/Amulet); One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia (HarperCollins/Amistad); and Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer L. Holm (Random House).
Caldecott Winner: A Sick Day for Amos McGee, illustrated by Erin E. Stead (Roaring Brook/Porter)
Caldecott Honor Books: Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave, illustrated by Bryan Collier, written by Laban Carrick Hill (Little, Brown); and Interrupting Chicken, written and illustrated by David Ezra Stein (Candlewick)
Michael L. Printz Winner: Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi (Little, Brown)
Printz Honors: Stolen by Lucy Christopher (Scholastic/Chicken House); Please Ignore Vera Dietz by A.S. King (Knopf); Revolver by Marcus Sedgwick (Roaring Brook); and Nothing by Janne Teller, translated by Martin Aitken (S&S/Atheneum)
Carnegie Winner: Paul R. Gagne & Melissa Reilly Edwards of Weston Woods for "The Curious Garden"
Wilder Winner: Tomie dePaola
Geisel Winner: Bink & Gollie, written by Kate DiCamillo and Alison McGee (Candlewick Press)
Sibert Winner: Kakapo Rescue: Saving the World's Strangest Parrot, written by Sy Montgomery (Hougton Mifflin)
Batchelder Winner: A Time of Miracles, written by Anne-Laure Bondoux, translated by Y. Maudet (Delacorte)