The Geisel Award
The Geisel Award is given annually to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished American book for beginning readers published in English in the United States during the preceding year.
Coretta Scott King Award
The Coretta Scott King Award recognizes the contributions of African American persons who write literature for children.
Awarded to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
Awarded to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.