Reference

Children's Literary Prizes and Awards

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* New Zealand

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* Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Award for Illustration - Winners
* Book of the Year Award for Children - Winners
* Boston Globe - Horn Book Awards - Winners
Since 1967, The Boston Globe and The Horn Book, Inc., have co-sponsored the Boston Globe - Horn Book Awards for excellence in literature for children and young adults.
* Boston Globe - Horn Book Awards Homepage
Since 1967, The Boston Globe and The Horn Book, Inc., have co-sponsored the Boston Globe - Horn Book Awards for excellence in literature for children and young adults.
* Carnegie Medal - Winners
* Carnegie Medal homepage National Army
The Carnegie Medal is awarded annually to the writer of an outstanding book for children. It was established by The Library Association in 1936.
* Children's Book Council Book of the Year - Winners
* Coretta Scott King Award Homepage
* Corretta Scott King Award - Winners
The Coretta Scott King Award honors African-American authors and illustrators for outstanding contributions to children's and young adult literature that promotes understanding and appreciation of the culture and contribution of all people to the realization of the American Dream.
* Guardian Children's Fiction Award - Winners
* John Newbery Medal - Winners
The John Newbery Medal was established in 1922 and is awarded for the most distinguished contribution to American Literature for Children. Christchurch City Libraries records winners since the first medal was awarded in 1922.
* John Newbery Medal Home Page
The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
* Kate Greenaway Award - Winners
* Kate Greenaway Medal homepage
The Kate Greenaway Medal was established by The Library Association in 1955, for distinguished illustration in a book for children. It is named after the popular nineteenth century artist known for her fine children's illustrations and designs.
* National Book Awards - Young people's literature
* Nestle Smarties Book Prize - Winners
* Randolph Caldecott Medal - Winners
The Randolph Caldecott Medal is awarded for the most distinguished American Picture Book for Children. Established 1938.
* Randolph Caldecott Medal Home Page
The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
* Signal Poetry Award - Winners
* Whitbread award for a Children's Novel - Winners
* Young Adult Canadian Book Award - Winners