Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Award Winning Youth Books: Newberry Medal

An overview of award winning youth books and audio books in our collection for kids and teens, broken down by award.

Award Winners (1980 - Present)

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.

♦Winners from 1980 to present are listed in the top box, scroll down for winners 1979 to 1922♦

Award Winners (1922 - 1979)