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Monday, January 26, 2009
Newbery & Caldecott Medal Book Winners
Each year The American Library Association (ALA) honors the best young adult books and the best picture books with two coveted awards. This year's Newbery Medal goes to The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman (Harper Collins Children's Books) and the Caldecott Medal goes to The House in the Night illustrated by Beth Krommes and written by Susan Marie Swanson (Houghton Mifflin Co.).