The winners of the first Children’s Book Guild Mock Awards poll are:

YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults
Charles and Emma: The Darwins’ Leap of Faith, by Deborah Heiligman (Henry Holt)

Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal
Marching for Freedom: Walk Together, Children, and Don’t You Grow Weary by Elizabeth Partridge (Penguin)

Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature
Marcelo in the Real World by Francisco X. Stork (Scholastic)

Caldecott Medal
The Lion and the Mouse by Jerry Pinkney (Little, Brown)

Newbery Medal
When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead (Random House)

The real awards were announced at the ALA Mid-Winter meeting in Boston on January 18:

NewberyWhen You Reach Me  by Rebecca Stead

CaldecottThe Lion and the Mouse  by Jerry Pinkney

PrintzGoing Bovine by Libba Bray

YALSA NonfictionCharles and Emma by Deborah Heiligman

Sibert Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream by Tanya Lee Stone

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