Children’s Literature – Newbery & Caldecott Books

2014 Caldecott Medal Winner and Honor Books

The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of 19th 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.

  • Locomotive / illustrated by Brian Floca – Medal Winner
  • Journey / written and illustrated by Aaron Becker – Honor Book
  • Flora and the Flamingo written and illustrated by Molly Idle – Honor Book
  • Mr. Wuffles! / written and illustrated by David Wiesner – Honor Book

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2014 Newbery Medal Winner and Honor Books

The Newbery Medal was named for 18th 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.

  • Flora & Ulysses: the Illuminated Adventures / written by Kate DiCamillo – Medal Winner
  • Doll Bones / written by Holly Black – Honor Book
  • The Year of Billy Miller / written by Kevin Henkes – Honor Book
  • One Came Home / written by Amy Timberlake – Honor Book
  • Paperboy / written by Vince Vawter – Honor Book

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These books are on order for the Children’s Collection at the BSC Library.

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