• Award Winners
     

    Sunshine State Young Readers' Award

    Students in grades 3-5 across the state of Florida vote for their favorite book to receive this honor. Click the heading to learn more about this award and see the current and former winners. 

     

    Sunshine State Young Readers' Award Jr

    Students in Kindergarten through second grade across the state of Florida vote for their favorite book to receive this honor.

     
    The FRA Children's Book Award is a program sponsored by the Florida Reading Association and is for students in Pre-K through second grade. Students read or have read to them eight quality books, and then vote on their favorite book. The votes are tallied at the state level, and the author of the winning book receives recognition.

    Caldecott Medal 
    Awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.

    Newbery Medal
    Awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.