The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
2013 Newberry Award Winner and Honors
|Winner||The One and Only||Katherine Applegate|
|Honor||Splendors and Glooms||Laura Amy Schlitz|
|Honor||Bomb: The Race to Build-and Steal-the World's Most Dangerous Weapon||Steve Sheinkin|
|Honor||Three Times Lucky||Sheila Turnage|