2011 Newbery Medal and Honor Books

Updated February 21, 2017 | Factmonster Staff

The Newbery Medal is awarded annually by the American Library Association for the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.

2011 Newbery Medal for Best Book: Moon over Manifest, Clare Vanderpool, (Delacorte Press)
2011 Newbery Honor Books: Turtle in Paradise, Jennifer L. Holm, (Random House Children's Books)
Heart of a Samurai, Margi Preus (Amulet Books)
Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night Joyce Sidman, illustrated by Rick Allen (Houghton Mifflin)
One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia (Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers)