More Horn Book goodies about YMA 2017 winners

2017 ALA Awards

To accompany our 2017 ALA-themed Horn Book Herald e-newsletter (sign up!), here are some extra goodies about this year's Youth Media Award winners.

2017 Newbery and Caldecott winnersTalks with Roger

Roger Talks with Kelly Barnhill, Newbery Award winner

Roger Talks with Caren Stelson, Sibert Honor winner


Horn Book Magazine Q&A

Javaka Steptoe, Caldecott Medal winner and Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award winner

Karen Blumenthal, YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction finalist

Julie Berry, Printz Honor winner


Publishers' Previews

Five Questions for Adam Gidwitz, Newbery Honor winner

Five Questions for Brendan Wenzel, Caldecott Honor winner


Notes from the Horn Book Five Questions

Five Questions for Nikki Grimes, Laura Ingalls Wilder Award winner

Five Questions for Nicola Yoon, Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe New Talent Award winner, Printz Honor winner

Five Questions for Vera Brosgol, Caldecott Honor winner

Five Questions for Duncan Tonatiuh, Pura Belpré Illustrator Honor winner

Five Questions for Lauren Wolk, Newbery Honor winner


Articles and Blog Posts

Rudine Sims Bishop, winner of the Coretta Scott King-Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement, on Javaka Steptoe and Christopher Myers

a school visit with Raúl the Third, Pura Belpré Illustrator Award winner

The Girl Who Spotted Another Title Trend


People So Amazing They Have Their Own Tags on

John Lewis, unprecedented winner of four YMA awards (in addition to the National Book Award): Coretta Scott King Author Award, Printz Award, Sibert Award, YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction

Ashley Bryan, Newbery Honor winner, Coretta Scott King Author Honor winner, Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor winner

Jerry Pinkney, Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor winner

Naomi Shihab Nye, May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Award


Calling Caldecott (pre-announcement!)

Radiant Child, Caldecott Medal winner

Leave Me Alone!, Caldecott Honor winner

Freedom in Congo Square, Caldecott Honor winner

Du Iz Tak?, Caldecott Honor winner

They All Saw a Cat, Caldecott Honor winner





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