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2000 BOOK AWARDS

The Newbery Medal

Awarded to Bud, Not Buddy (Ages 9 to 12)by Christopher Paul Curtis
The Newbery Honor Book
Getting Near To Baby by Audrey Couloumbis
26 Fairmount Avenue by Tomie dePaola
Our Only May Amelia by Jennifer L. Holm


The Caldecott Medal (Ages 4 to 8)

Awarded to Joseph Had a Little Overcoat, illustrated by Simms Taback


The Caldecott Honor (Ages 4 to 8)

The Ugly Duckling, illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
A Child's Calendar, illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
When Sophie Gets Angry--Really, Really Angry , illustrated by Molly Garrett Bang


The Coretta Scott King Award For Narrative:

Awarded to: Bud, Not Buddy (Ages 9 to 12) by Christopher Paul Curtis
The Coretta Scott King Award For Illustration
Awarded to: In the Time of the Drums (Ages 4 to 8) illustrated by Brian Pinkney


The King Honor Books for Writing:



King Honor Books for Illustration:



Michael L.Printz Award honoring the best book for Young Adults - New Award
Presented to: MONSTER (Young adult) by Walter Dean Myers
Margaret A. Edwards Award for Outstanding Literature For Young Adults:
The Pura Belpré Award for Narrative:
UNDER THE ROYAL PALMS (Ages 9 to 12) by Alma Flor Ada
The Pura Belpré Award for Illustration:
MAGIC WINDOWS (Ages 4 to 8) illustrated by Carmen Lomas Garza