Within the last 100 years or so, various organizations have chosen to honor outstanding books written for young people. Each award highlights the finest book within a particular category or which reflects a particular theme. Most are awarded annually.
Detailed information about ALSC, including listings of other awards administered by the organization.
Batchelder Winners 2011 - 2021
Here you'll find direct links to the most recent Batchelder Medal winners in the San Antonio Public Library catalog. For more information about the Batchelder Medal, including a list of all the Batchelder Winners and Honor Books, please visit the Batchelder Medal website.