March 23, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Librarians React to the Youth Media Awards | ALA Midwinter 2014

Like any award show, there will always be a range of reactions to winners announced, and to those who didn’t make the cut. The American Library Association’s 2014 Youth Media Awards, revealed on January 27 during the organization’s Midwinter meeting in Philadelphia, are no exception. Librarians shared with SLJ–on video–their thoughts about the award committees’ choices.

SLJ Reviews of Youth Media Award-winning and Honor Books

Before Kate DiCamillo’s Flora & Ulysses and Brian Floca’s Locomotive won the Newbery and Caldecott Medals, respectively, they had won admiration from SLJ reviewers, as did many more Youth Media Award-winning and honor books. Read some of our reviews here.

Winners of the Youth Media Awards | ALA Midwinter 2014

A full list of American Library Association Youth Media Awards winners and honor selections.