Check out the winners of The American Library Association awards for the best in youth literature for 2013!
- The 2013 Newbery Medal for the most outstanding children's literature: "The One and Only Ivan" by Katherine Applegate
- The Caldecott Medal honoring the best picture book : "This Is Not My Hat" by Jon Klassen
- The Coretta Scott King Author Book Award for an outstanding publication that represents the African American experience: Andrea Davis Pinkney for "Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America"
- The Coretta Scott King Illustrator Book Award: Bryan Collier for "I, Too, Am America"
- The Pura Belpré Illustrator Award for works that best represent the Latino experience: David Diaz for "Martín de Porres: The Rose in the Desert"
- Pura Belpré Author Award: Benjamin Alire Sáenz for "Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe "
- The Michael L. Printz Award for the best book written for young adults: Nick Lake for "In Darkness"