Barton client Holiday House, Inc. publishing has been recognized for excellence in children’s literature by the American Library Association, which recently announced the winners and honorable mentions for its 2022 Youth Media Awards.
Founded in 1935 as the first American publishing house dedicated solely to children’s books, Holiday House has since produced many beloved award-winning books for both children and teenagers. Among its recent accolades is the prestigious Randolph Caldecott Medal, the highest award bestowed on American children’s picture books. Congratulations to Holiday House on its many well-deserved honors!
Randolph Caldecott Medal Winner (for the most distinguished American picture book for children)
John Newbery Honor Book (for outstanding contribution to children’s literature)
Pura Belpré Youth Illustration Honor Book (honoring Latinx illustrators whose children’s and young adult books best portray, affirm, and celebrate the Latinx cultural experience)
Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor Book (for distinguished beginning reader book)
Sydney Taylor Book Award – Picture Book Winner (for outstanding books for children that authentically portray the Jewish experience)