1999 Newbery Medal and Honor Books

Updated February 11, 2017 | Infoplease Staff
The Newbery Medal is awarded annually by the American Library Association for the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
Newbery Medal for Best Book: Holes, Louis Sachar (Frances Foster Books/Farrar Straus & Giroux)
Newbery Honor Book: A Long Way from Chicago, Richard Peck (Dial Books for Young Readers)