Newbery Medal Winners

Awarded annually to the author of the most distinguished American children’s book, the Newbery Medal is given by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association. Named in honor of 18th-century publisher John Newbery, the medal is one of the most prestigious American children’s book awards. See a complete list of past Newbery Medal winners.
Subject Author Title Call number Year
Winner Craft, Jerry New Kid

 741.5973 C885ne

2020
Honor Alexander, Kwame The Undefeated

811.6 A3763un

2020
Honor Heidicker, Christian McKay Scary Stories for Young Foxes

Fic H4652sc

2020
Honor Warga, Jasmine Other Words for Home

Fic W2745ot

2020
Williams, Alicia D. Genesis Begins Again

Fic W721ge

Winner Medina, Meg Merci Suarez Changes Gears

Fic M491me

2019
Honor Hiranandani, Veera The Night Diary

Fic H668ni

2019
Murdock, Catherine Gilbert The Book of Boy

Fic M974bo

Winner Kelly, Erin Entrada Hello, Universe

Fic K2913he

2018
Honor Barnes, Derrick D. Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut

E B2597cr

2018
Honor Reynolds, Jason Long Way Down

Fic R4635Lo

2018
Watson, Renee Piecing Me Together

Fic W3416pi

Winner Barnhill, Kelly The Girl Who Drank The Moon

Fic B2618gi

2017
Honor Gidwitz, Adam The Inquisitor's Tale: Or, The Three Magical Children and Their Holy Dog

Fic G453inq

2017
Wolk, Lauren Wolf Hollow

Fic W862wo

Winner de la Pena, Matt Last Stop on Market Street

E D338La

2016
Honor Bryan, Ashley Freedom Over Me: Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life

811.54 B915fr

2016
Honor Jamieson, Victoria Roller Girl

741.5973 J32ro

2016
Ryan, Pam Munoz Echo

Fic R9894ec

Winner Alexander, Kwame The Crossover

Fic A3764cr

2015
Honor Bell, Cece El Deafo

92 B4333be

2015
Woodson, Jacqueline Brown Girl Dreaming

92 W8986wo

Winner DiCamillo, Kate Flora & Ulysses : The Illuminated Adventures

Fic D525fl

2014
Honor Black, Holly Doll Bones

Fic B6273do

2014
Honor Henkes, Kevin The Year of Billy Miller

Fic H5133ye

2014
Honor Timberlake, Amy One Came Home

Fic T583on

2014
Vawter, Vince Paperboy

Fic V3915pa

Winner Applegate, Katherine The One and Only Ivan

Fic A6485on

2013
Honor Schlitz, Laura Splendors and Glooms

Fic S344sp

2013
Honor Sheinkin, Steve Bomb: The Race to Build—and Steal—the World's Most Dangerous Weapon

623.45119 S543bo

2013
Turnage, Sheila Three Times Lucky

Fic T943th

Winner Gantos, Jack Dead End in Norvelt

Fic G1999de

2012
Honor Lai, Thanhha Inside Out and Back Again

Fic L185in

2012
Yelchin, Eugene Breaking Stalin's Nose

Fic Y435br

Winner Stead, Rebecca When You Reach Me

Fic S799wh

2011
Winner Vanderpool, Clare Moon Over Manifest

Fic V239mo

2011
Honor Holm, Jennifer L. Turtle in Paradise

Fic H7471tu

2011
Honor Preus, Margi Heart of a Samurai

Fic P9427he

2011
Honor Sidman, Joyce Dark Emperor & Other Poems of the Night

811.54 S5685da

2011
Williams-Garcia, Rita One Crazy Summer

Fic W7286on

Honor Hoose, Phillip Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice

92 C7272ho

2010
Honor Kelly, Jacqueline The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate

Fic K2918ev

2010
Honor Lin, Grace Where the Mountain Meets the Moon

Fic L735wh

2010
Philbrick, Rodman The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg

Fic P545mo

Winner Gaiman, Neil The Graveyard Book

Fic G141gr

2009
Honor Appelt, Kathi The Underneath

Fic A6463un

2009
Honor Engle, Margarita The Surrender Tree: Poems of Cuba's Struggle for Freedom

811.54 E58su

2009
Honor Law, Ingrid Savvy

Fic L4155sa

2009
Woodson, Jacquelin After Tupac & D Foster

Fic W8985af

Winner Schlitz, Laura Amy Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village

812.6 S344go

2008
Honor Curtis, Christopher Paul Elijah of Buxton

Fic C9788eL

2008
Honor Schmidt, Gary D. The Wednesday Wars

Fic S3512we

2008
Woodson, Jacqueline Feathers

Fic W8985fe

Winner Patron, Susan The Higher Power of Lucky

Fic P3145hi

2007
Honor Holm, Jennifer L. Penny from Heaven

863.64 H747pe

2007
Honor Larson, Kirby Hattie Big Sky

Fic L3345ha

2007
Lord, Cynthia Rules

Fic L8665ru

Winner Perkins, Lynne Rae Criss Cross

Fic P44952cr

2006
Honor Armstrong, Alan Whittington

Fic A735wh

2006
Honor Bartoletti, Susan Campbell Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler's Shadow

943.086 B292hi

2006
Honor Hale, Shannon Princess Academy

Fic H164pr

2006
Woodson, Jacqueline Show Way

Fic W8985sh