Caldecott and Newbery 2018

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The John Newbery Medal award is for the most outstanding contribution to children's literature.  Enjoy reading one of 2018's award winner or try a Randolph Caldecott Medal for the most distinguished American picture book for children. Enjoy!


Bao Phi, Thi Bui
Description: "As a young boy, Bao Phi awoke early, hours before his father's long workday began, to fish on the shores of a small pond in Minneapolis. Unlike many other anglers, Bao and his father fished for food, not recreation. Between hope-filled casts, Bao's father told him about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam"-- Provided by publisher.
Call Number: E Phi
Format: Book
Date Added: Apr 30, 2019
Elisha Cooper
Description: "A moving tale about friendship, new beginnings, and cats"-- Provided by publisher.
Call Number: E Coo
Format: Book
Date Added: Apr 30, 2019
Derrick D. Barnes, Gordon C. James
Description: Celebrates the magnificent feeling that comes from walking out of a barber shop with newly-cut hair.
Call Number: E Bar
Format: Book
Date Added: Apr 30, 2019
Jason Chin
Description: An exploration of the Grand Canyon on a grand scale.-- From statement provided by publisher.
Call Number: J 557.9132 Chi
Format: Book
Date Added: Apr 30, 2019
Winner!
Sophie Blackall
Description: "Explores the life of one lighthouse as it beams its message out to sea through shifting seasons, changeable weather, and the tenure of its final keeper."-- Provided by publisher.
Call Number: E Bla
Format: Book
Date Added: Apr 30, 2019
Meg Medina
Description: Merci Suárez begins the sixth grade and knows things will change, but she did not count on her grandfather acting strangely, not fitting in at her private school, and dealing with Edna Santos' jealousy.
Call Number: J FIC Med
Format: Book
Date Added: Apr 30, 2019
Catherine Gilbert Murdock, Ian Schoenherr
Description: In 1350, a boy with a large hump on his back becomes the servant of a shadowy pilgrim on his way to Rome, who pulls the boy into a dangerous expedition across Europe to gather the seven precious relics of Saint Peter.--Provided by Publisher.
Call Number: J FIC Mur
Format: Book
Date Added: Apr 30, 2019
Veera Hiranandani
Description: Shy twelve-year-old Nisha, forced to flee her home with her Hindu family during the 1947 partition of India, tries to find her voice and make sense of the world falling apart around her by writing to her deceased Muslim mother in the pages of her diary.
Call Number: YA FIC Hir
Format: Book
Date Added: Apr 30, 2019
Winner!
Matthew Cordell
Description: When a wolf cub and little girl are lost in a snowstorm they must find their way home.
Call Number: E Cor
Format: Book
Date Added: Apr 30, 2019
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A Different Pond
Bao Phi, Thi Bui
E Phi
Merci Suárez Changes Gears
Meg Medina
J FIC Med
Big Cat, Little Cat
Elisha Cooper
E Coo
The Book Of Boy
Catherine Gilbert Murdock, Ian Schoenherr
J FIC Mur
Crown: An Ode To The Fresh Cut
Derrick D. Barnes, Gordon C. James
E Bar
The Night Diary
Veera Hiranandani
YA FIC Hir
Grand Canyon
Jason Chin
J 557.9132 Chi
Wolf In The Snow
Matthew Cordell
E Cor
Hello Lighthouse
Sophie Blackall
E Bla