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Winners of the 2018 Caldecott and Newbery Awards

On February 19th, Erin Entrada Kelly’s Hello, Universe won the Newbery Medal for outstanding contribution to children’s literature, and Matthew Cordell’s Wolf in the Snow won the Caldecott Medal for most distinguished American picture book for children. These two titles were among the long list of Youth Media Awards winners announced by the American Library Association, but it’s the John Newbery and Caldecott Medals that always draw the most attention. 

There’s a video online of Erin Entrada Kelly reading from Hello Universe that gives a good sense of what the book is like ... continued