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Posted by daccurso on 01/10/11
The American Library Association (ALA) today announced the top books, videos and audiobooks for children and young adults at its Midwinter Meeting in San Diego.
Here are some of the 2011 award winners:

John Newbery Medal for the most outstanding contribution to children’s literature
Moon Over Manifest
written by Clare Vanderpool
 Newbery Honor Books
Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer L. Holm
Heart of a Samurai by Margi Preus
Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night written by Joyce Sidman, illustrated by Rick Allen
One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia
Randolph Caldecott Medal for the most distinguished American picture book for children
A Sick Day for Amos McGee
illustrated by Erin E. Stead
Caldecott Honor Books
Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave illustrated by Bryan Collier, written by Laban Carrick Hill
Interrupting Chicken written and illustrated by David Ezra Stein
Michael L. Printz Award for excellence in literature written for young adults
Ship Breaker written by Paolo Bacigalupi
Printz Honor Books
Stolen by Lucy Christopher 
Revolver by Marcus Sedgwick
Nothing by Janne Teller
Complete list of award-winning books, videos and audiobooks.