Top Resources for Award-winning Books and Authors of 2016

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Listen to Matt de La Peña, 2016 Newbery Medal Winner
Last Stop on Market Street

Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de La Peña

Matt de La Peña

Listen to Matt de La Peña discuss Last Stop on Market Street (Penguin)

All Newbery Award resources (1922-2016)

Listen to Sophie Blackall, 2016 Caldecott Medal Winner
Finding Winnie

Finding Winnie, illustrated by Sophie Blackall

Sophie Blackall

Listen to Sophie Blackall discuss Finding Winnie (Little, Brown)

All Caldecott Award resources (1938-2016)

Listen to Rita Williams-Garcia, 2016 Coretta Scott King Book Award Winner
Gone Crazy in Alabama

Gone Crazy in Alabama by Rita Williams-Garcia

Rita Williams-Garcia

Listen to Rita Williams-Garcia discuss Gone Crazy in Alabama (HarperCollins)

All Coretta Scott King Book Award resources (1970-2016)

Listen to Duncan Tonatiuh, 2016 Sibert Medal Winner
Funny Bones - Posada and His Day of the Dead Calaveras

Funny Bones: Posada and His Day of the Dead Calaveras by Duncan Tonatiuh

Duncan Tonatiuh

Listen to Duncan Tonatiuh discuss Funny Bones: Posada and His Day of the Dead Calaveras (Abrams)

All Sibert Informational Book Award resources (2001-2016)

Listen to Laura Ruby, 2016 Printz Award Winner
Bone Gap

Bone Gap by Laura Ruby

Laura Ruby

Listen to Laura Ruby discuss Bone Gap (HarperCollins)

All Printz Award resources (2000-2016)

Listen to Margarita Engle, 2016 Pura Belpré Award Winner
Enchanted Air

Enchanted Air: Two Cultures, Two Wings: A Memoir by Margarita Engle

Yuyi Morales

Listen to Margarita Engle discuss Enchanted Air (Simon & Schuster)

All Pura Belpré Award resources (1996-2016)

Listen to Steve Sheinkin, 2016 YALSA Nonfiction Award Winner
Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War

Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War by Steve Sheinkin

Steve Sheinkin

Listen to Steve Sheinkin discuss Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War (Macmillan)

All YALSA Nonfiction Award resources (2010-2016)

Listen to David A. Adler, 2016 Geisel Award Winner
Don't Throw it to Mo!

Don't Throw it to Mo! by David A. Adler

David A. Adler

Listen to David A. Adler discuss Don't Throw it to Mo! (Penguin)

All Theodore Seuss Geisel Award resources (2006-2016)

Listen to Becky Albertalli, 2016 Morris Award Winner
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda

Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli

Becky Albertalli

Listen to Becky Albertalli discuss Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (HarperCollins)

All Morris YA Debut Award resources (2009-2016)

Listen to Laurie Ann Thompson, 2016 Schneider Award Winner
Emmanuel's Dream

Emmanuel's Dream by Laurie Ann Thompson

Laurie Ann Thompson

Listen to Laurie Ann Thompson discuss Emmanuel's Dream (Random House)

All Schneider Family Book Award resources (2004-2016)

Listen to Alex Gino, 2016 Stonewall Award Winner
George

George by Alex Gino

Alex Gino

Listen to Alex Gino discuss George (Scholastic)

All Stonewall Book Award resources (2010-2016)

Listen to Jane Bahk, 2016 Asian/Pacific American Award Winner
Juna's Jar

Juna's Jar by Jane Bahk

Jane Bahk

Listen to Jane Bahk discuss Juna's Jar (Lee & Low)

All Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature resources (2001-2016)

Listen to Tim Tingle, 2016 American Indian Youth Literature Award Winner
House of Purple Cedar

House of Purple Cedar by Tim Tingle

Tim Tingle

Listen to Tim Tingle discuss House of Purple Cedar (Cinco Punto Press)

All American Indian Youth Literature Award resources (2006-2016)

Listen to Jonathan Auxier, 2015 TD Canadian Children's Literature Award Winner
The Night Gardener

The Night Gardener by Jonathan Auxier

Jonathan Auxier

Listen to Jonathan Auxier discuss The Night Gardener (Abrams)

All TD Canadian Children's Literature resources (2005-2015)

Listen to Sydney Smith, 2015 Governor General's Literary Award Winner
Sidewalk Flowers

Sidewalk Flowers illustrated by Sydney Smith

Sydney Smith

Listen to Sydney Smith discuss Sidewalk Flowers (Groundwood)

All Governor General's Literary Award resources (2000-2015)

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