2005 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:||Kira-Kira, Cynthia Kadohata (Atheneum Books for Young Readers/Simon & Schuster)|
|Newbery Honor Books:||Al Capone Does My Shirts, Gennifer Choldenko (G.P. Putnam's Sons/a division of Penguin Young Readers Group);|
|The Voice that Challenged a Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights, Russell Freedman (Clarion Books/Houghton Mifflin);|
|Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy, Gary D. Schmidt (Clarion Books/Houghton Mifflin)|
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