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Bank Street Announces Winner of Best Spanish Language Picture Book Award

Love Has No Place at the Table | Pondering Printz


2020 Caldecott Medal Predictions

Monsters, Magic, and Mech Suits: Genre Picks for the Printz | Pondering Printz


"Progress is never in a straight line." | Martin W. Sandler, 2019 National Book Award Winner, Talks History

YALSA Announces 2020 Morris Award Finalists for Debut YA Books

School Librarian Cicely Lewis Wins 2019 National Teacher Award for Lifelong Readers

NCTE Names 2020 Charlotte Huck and Orbis Pictus Award Winners

“1919: The Year That Changed America” Wins National Book Award

Read 300 Books, Vote for Three | Pondering Printz

School Library Journal Honored with 2019 Folio: Awards

Celebrate Children's Book Week; Lerner Loves Librarians | News Bites

A New Caldecott Tradition | News Bites

Catching Up with 2015 School Librarian of the Year Finalist Sally Smollar

Transforming the Canon | Pondering Printz


Who Will Be the 2020 School Librarian of the Year?


SLJ's Reviews of the 2019 National Book Award Finalists in Young People's Literature

Finalists Announced: 2019 National Book Awards

A Celebration of Artists and Advocacy at the Annual Carle Honors

New Year, Past Winners | Pondering Printz


Longlist Announced: 2019 National Book Award for Young People's Literature 

SLJ's Reviews of the 2019 National Book Award Longlisters

NCTE Honors High School Librarian Who Kept "Fun Home" on the Shelves | News Bites

Nominations Open for School Librarian of the Year 2020


ProjectREADY—Free Racial Equity Curriculum for Professional Development—Now Available | News Bites

Jason Reynolds Challenges Librarians To Reimagine Their Role and More ALA Highlights

Ceremony Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Coretta Scott King Book Awards

2019 CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals Announced

PEN America and Trust Project Release Newsroom Transparency Tracker | News Bites

The Astonishing Achievements of M.T. Anderson, Recipient of the 2019 Margaret A. Edwards Award

2019 Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards Announced

Erin Entrada Kelly Talks Netflix, Trust, and Her Perpetual State of Wonder

Street Noise Books—New YA Publisher for Marginalized Voices—To Launch in January | News Bites

Born of School Library Closures, West Philadelphia Alliance For Children Wins Innovations in Reading Prize

Naomi Shihab Nye Named Young People's Poet Laureate


Scholastic Adds Give Back to Summer Reading Challenge | NewsBites

The 2019 Eisner Award Nominations, Reviewed

Book Awards, Student Voice Bus Tour, and More | NewsBites

Cook Prize and Irma Black Award Announced

New Toolkit for Youth Librarians, Sesame Workshop Survey, and More | NewsBites

Bart Moeyaert Named 2019 Laureate of Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

Book Banning Legislation in Florida, Resolution To Stop Teaching "Huck Finn" in NJ, and More | NewsBites

Children’s and Teen Choice Book Awards Voting Is Open

Kenosha Librarian Launches Coretta Scott King Award Program

Bank Street Names Irma Black Award Semifinalists

AASL Announces Social Media Superstar Finalists

Ezra Jack Keats Awards Announced and More | NewsBites

Librarian-in-Residence Application, Manga Challenge, and More | NewsBites

New YALSA Teen Book Finder App, Database and More | NewsBites

SLJ Launches Youth Media Awards Page

ALA Responds to YMA Ceremony Criticism

Elizabeth Acevedo and 'The Poet X' Add Printz, Pura Belpré to Awards Collection

'Hello Lighthouse' Makes Sophie Blackall Two-Time Caldecott Winner

Diversity, Debate, and the Magic of Books: A Look at the 2019 Youth Media Awards

'Merci Suárez' Wins Newbery, 'Hello Lighthouse,' the Caldecott; 'The Poet X' Takes Printz at 2019 Youth Media Awards

Claire Hartfield and Ekua Holmes Win Coretta Scott King Book Awards

SLJ Reviews the 2019 Newbery, Caldecott, and Printz Award Winners

Meg Medina on the Meaning of 'Merci' and the Newbery Medal

Consensus, Fantasy, and the Dark Horse | Pondering Printz

We Need Diverse Books Announces 2019 Walter Awards Winners

Marley Dias, Allister Chang Among ILA’s “30 Under 30” Literacy Champions

Heavy Medal Finalist: "The Faithful Spy" by John Hendrix

Heavy Medal Finalist: THE BOOK OF BOY by Catherine Gilbert Murdock


Edi Campbell Picks Nonfiction Contenders for Top Prize | Pondering Printz

SLJ’s Reviews of the 2019 YALSA's Excellence in Nonfiction Award Finalists

YALSA’s 2019 Excellence in Nonfiction Award Shortlist Revealed

SLJ's Reviews of YALSA's 2019 Morris Finalists

2019 Morris Award Finalists Announced

The Year's Most Popular Stories on SLJ | 2018

Award Named After Author Bill Konigsberg

School, Youth Librarians Among "I Love My Librarian Award" Winners

Louisiana Finds Her Way

Will a Middle Grade Title or a Sequel Win the Printz? | Pondering Printz

Blessed with Crests: Poetry Collections

Elizabeth Acevedo Takes 2018 National Book Award for Young People’s Literature

600 Teens Get Up Close with 2018 National Book Award Finalists

Connecting the Ancient to the Future and Far Away to the Near By

November Nominations Results—67 titles so far!

Nominations Catch-Up: Jackie, Parker, and Ivy

WATCH: National Book Award Finalist Elizabeth Acevedo Talks About Representation in YA Lit

Historical Wars Get Personal

Goblins, Elves, and a Different Kind of Book

Will Woodson Win?

X Marks the Spot (In My Heart)

A Graphic Memoir, a Sequel, Debuts, and More | Pondering Printz

Co-Authors and Sequels: Penderwicks 5 and a Zombie in a Chicken Suit

From Half-Asleep to Wide-Awake: Little Charlie’s Journey

Another Look at a Heavy Medal Readers' Favorite

Javaka Steptoe and Matthew Cordell: A Caldecott Conversation

Next Up in Newbery Talk: "Hey Kiddo"

National Book Award Finalists Could Be Newbery Medalists, Too

Nominees Named for 2019 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

Nominations: First Round Results

Revealed: 5 Finalists, 2018 National Book Award for Young People's Literature

SLJ Reviews of the Finalists for the 2018 National Book Awards

It's Time To Start Nominating

Watch: SLJ Chats with Carle Honors Recipients Dr. Rudine Sims Bishop and Paul O. Zelinsky

New Imprint, Book Deal, Ballot Issues, and More | NewsBites

SLJ Debuts Column on the Printz Award


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