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The Children’s Book Committee Awards 2018!

April 12, 2018

On April 5th the Children’s Book Committee celebrated its 2018 children’s book awards.



It was a very special day.  Each guest received a copy of the Children’s Book Committee’s Best Books of the Year 2018.

The Best Children's Books 2018 - cover - final for printer_Page_1


During the ceremony:





Madeleine Dunphy, publisher Web of Life Books accepted the non-fiction award for Hawk Mother: The Story of a Red-tailed Hawk who Hatched Chickens.  Author, Kara Hagedorn accepted via video.





Cynthia Loh, Vice President and publisher Bloomsbury Books accepted for poet Nikki Grimes.  Nikki also accepted via video.




Renée Watson accepted her fiction award in person and posed with some of the Committee’s young reviewers.

Bank Street Article

Publishers Weekly Article

For videos of the day go to:

Opening Remarks
Program Acceptance Speeches




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