2011 Newbery Medal and Honor Books

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)