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Children's and Young Adult Literature: Newbery Medal

This guide is a starting place for exploring children's and young adult literature

About the Newbery Medal

"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."

Newbery Medal Winners

Newbery Honor Books

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