Today the American Library Association announced its Youth Book & Media Awards, including the John Newbery Award. The Association for Library Service to Children has awarded the Newbery for over 90 years for the most outstanding contribution to children's literature, commonly given to a chapter book.
To find past award winners in our catalog to check availability, do a title search for Newbery Medal Winner.
For more information about this award and its recipients, check the ALA website.
2016 Newbery Award Winner
A young boy rides the bus across town with his grandmother and learns to appreciate the beauty in everyday things.