Award Speeches: Recent submissions

  • Yang, James (2020-06-28)
    James Yang is the winner of the 2020 (Theodor Seuss) Geisel Award for Stop! Bot! (Viking/Penguin). He delivered his acceptance remarks during the ALA Book Award Celebration held Sunday, June 28, on YouTube.
  • Maillard, Kevin; Martinez-Neal, Juana (2020-06-28)
    Kevin Noble Maillard and Juana Martinez-Neal are the winners of the 2020 (Robert F.) Sibert Award for "Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story" (Roaring Brook/Holtzbrinck). They delivered their acceptance remarks during ...
  • Carlson, Melissa; Shribman, Bill (2020-06-28)
    WGBH Boston is the recipient of the 2020 Excellence in Early Learning Digital Media Award for Molly of Denali. Melissa Carlson, senior digital producer, and Bill Shribman, executive producer, on Molly of Denali, delivered ...
  • Hernandez, Carlos; López, Rafael; Cervantes, Angela; Balcárcel, Rebecca; Denise, Anika Aldamuy; Tonatiuh, Duncan; Aponte, Carlos; Peña, Zeke; González, Raúl (2020-06-28)
    The 2020 Belpré medal winners and honorees delivered their acceptance remarks during the ALA Book Award Celebration held Sunday, June 28, 2020, on YouTube.
  • Bedrick, Claudia Zoe (2020-06-28)
    Enchanted Lion Books is the winner of the 2020 (Mildred L.) Batchelder Award for Brown, written by Håkon Øvreås, illustrated by Øyvind Torseter, and translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson. Claudia Zoe Bedrick, ...
  • Ramirez, Jose (2019-06-23)
    Jose Ramirez received a 2019 (Pura) Belpré Illustrator Honor for "When Angels Sing: The Story of Rock Legend Carlos Santana," written by Michael Mahin and published by Atheneum/Simon & Schuster. He delivered his acceptance ...
  • Espinosa, Leo (2019-06-23)
    Leo Espinosa received a 2019 (Pura) Belpré Illustrator Honor for "Islandborn," written by Junot Díaz and published by Dial/Penguin. He delivered his acceptance remarks at the Belpré Celebración on Sunday, June 23, 2019, ...
  • Bowles, David (2019-06-23)
    David Bowles received the 2019 (Pura) Belpré Author Honor for "They Call Me Güero: A Border Kid’s Poems" (Cinco Puntos). He delivered his acceptance remarks at the Belpré Celebración on Sunday, June 23, 2019, during the ...
  • Sidman, Joyce (2019-06-24)
    Joyce Sidman is the winner of the 2019 (Robert F.) Sibert Award for The Girl Who Drew Butterflies: How Maria Merian’s Art Changed Science (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt). She delivered her acceptance remarks at the ALSC Book ...
  • Tabor, Corey R. (2019-06-24)
    Corey R. Tabor is the winner of the 2019 (Theodor Seuss) Geisel Award for "Fox the Tiger" (Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins). He delivered his acceptance remarks at the ALSC Book and Media Awards Program on Monday, June 24, ...
  • Crawford, Jean (2019-06-24)
    PBS KIDS is the recipient of the 2019 Excellence in Early Learning Digital Media Award for Play and Learn Science. Jean Crawford, PBS KIDS Sr. Manager of Content & Outreach, delivered acceptance remarks at the ALSC Book ...
  • Burton, Harry (2019-06-24)
    Thames & Hudson Inc. was the winner of the 2019 (Mildred L.) Batchelder Award for "The Fox on the Swing," written by Evelina Daciūtė, illustrated by Aušra Kiudulaitė, and translated from the Lithuanian by The Translation ...
  • Myers, Christopher (2019-06-23)
    Walter Dean Myers was the posthumous recipient of the 2019 Children's Literature Legacy Award. His son, Christopher Myers, accepted the award on his behalf. Christopher Myers's remarks were delivered at the Newbery-Calde ...
  • Blackall, Sophie (2019-06-23)
    Sophie Blackall received the 2019 (Randolph) Caldecott Medal for "Hello Lighthouse" (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers). Her acceptance remarks were delivered at the Newbery-Caldecott-Legacy Banquet on Sunday, June 23, ...
  • Medina, Meg (2019-06-23)
    Meg Medina received the 2019 (John) Newbery Medal for "Merci Suarez Changes Gears" (Candlewick). Her acceptance remarks were delivered at the Newbery-Caldecott-Legacy Banquet on Sunday, June 23, 2019, during the American ...
  • Tonatiuh, Duncan (2016-06-27)
    Duncan Tonatiuh is the winner of the 2016 (Robert F.) Sibert Award for Funny Bones: Posada and His Day of the Dead Calaveras (Abrams). His acceptance remarks were delivered at the ALSC Book and Media Awards Program on ...
  • Adler, David A.; Ricks, Sam (2016-06-27)
    David A. Adler and Sam Ricks are the winners of the 2016 (Theodor Seuss) Geisel Award for Don’t Throw It to Mo! (Penguin Young Readers). Their acceptance remarks were delivered at the ALSC Book and Media Awards Program on ...
  • Gagne, Paul R.; Willems, Mo (2016-06-27)
    Producers Paul R. Gagne,Weston Woods Studios, Inc., and author/illustrator Mo Willems are the 2016 recipients of the (Andrew) Carnegie Medal for That Is NOT a Good Idea! They delivered their acceptance remarks at the ALSC ...
  • Engle, Margarita; Bowles, David; Medina, Meg; López, Rafael; Castro L., Antonio; Dominguez, Angela; Tonatiuh, Duncan (2016-06-26)
    The 2016 Belpré medal winners and honorees delivered their acceptance remarks at the Belpré Celebración on Sunday, June 26, 2016, during the American Library Association Annual Conference.
  • Bedrick, Claudia (2016-06-27)
    Enchanted Lion Books is the winner of the 2016 (Mildred L.) Batchelder Award for The Wonderful Fluffy Little Squishy, written and illustrated by Beatrice Alemagna and translated by Claudia Zoe Bedrick. Bedrick delivered ...

Search


Browse

My Account