Major Awards from American Library Association
(John) Newbery Medal: Author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children. (SEE LINK IN BOX ON LEFT)
(Randolph) Caldecott Medal: The Caldecott Medal honors the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children. (SEE LINK IN BOX ON LEFT)
(May Hill) Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Award: Author, critic, librarian, historian, or teacher of children's literature, of any country, who then presents a lecture at a winning host site.
(Mildred L.) Batchelder Award: American publisher for a children's book considered to be the most outstanding of those books originally published in a language other than English in a country other than the United States, and subsequently translated into English and published in the United States.