Award Winners

Newbery Medal - 2017

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.

Winner

Barnhill, Kelly Regan, author.

Shortlist

Wolk, Lauren, 1956- author.