Drum Roll please:
Randolph Caldecott Medal:
Art and Max by David Wiesner
Theodor Seuss Geisel Award: 3 way tie between
Can I Play, Too? by Mo Willems
Max Spaniel: Funny Lunch by David Catrow
Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes by James Dean
John Newbery Medal:
Countdown by Deborah Wiles
(Robert F.) Sibert Informational Book Award:
Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up by Sitting Down written by Andrea Davis Pinkney; illustrated by Brian Pinkney
Michael L. Printz Award:
As Easy As Falling Off the Face of the Earth by Lynne Rae Perkins
Live Webcast of the Real Awards
The American Library Association (ALA) will provide a free live webcast of its Youth Media Awards. The number of available connections for the Webcast are limited and the broadcast is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Online visitors can view the live Webcast the morning of the announcements. Those interested in following the action live should bookmark http://alawebcast.unikron.com .
The Youth Media Awards will begin at 10:45 a.m. EST on Jan. 10, 2011, but visitors should be able to begin logging on to the Webcast at 10:30 a.m. EST.