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Dr.Virginia Henderson Elementary LMC: Award Winning Books

Welcome to Henderson Elementary LMC! You can find many fun and exciting links on this site to help you in your learning. Please ask Ms. Engle if you have any questions.


           caldecott medal

Randolph Caldecott Medal for the Most Distinguished American Picture Book for Children

2019 Medal Winner          

book cover: Hello Lighthouse 

 2019 Honor Books                              

 book cover: Alma and How She Got Her Name         book cover: A Big Mooncake for Little Star


           Newbery medal

Pura Belpre

            Pura Belpre award

Pura Belpre Awards Honoring a Latinx Writer and Illustrator Whose Children's Books Best Portray, Affirm and Celebrate the Latino Cultural Experience

Coretta Scott King

Coretta Scott King

Coretta Scott King Author Book Award Recognizing and African-American Author of Outstanding Books for Children

Coretta Scott King Illustrator Book Award Recognizing and African-American Illustrator of Outstanding Books for Children

2019 Illustrator Winner

The stuff of stars book cover

Coretta Scott King - John Steptoe Award for New Talent

The award is established to affirm new talent and to offer visibility to excellence in writing and/or illustration 

American Indian Youth Literature Award

Cover of Bowwow Powwow: Bagosenjige-niimi’idim, by Brenda J. Child

2020 Picture Book Winner

Golden Archer

golden archer award

Charlotte Zolotow

Charlotte Zolotow

Awarded for outstanding writing in a children's picture book.