Named after John Newbery, a British bookseller, the Newbery Medal is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children. It is given to an author who is seen to have a most distinguished contribution to American children's literature.
2014 Medal Winner
Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures by Kate DiCamillo
2014 Honor Books
Doll Bones, by Holly Black
Year of Billy Miller, by Kevin Henkes
One Came Home, by Amy Timberlake
Paperboy by Vince Vawter