The American Library Association
Every January, the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), presents its prestigious Youth Media Awards.
California Young Reader Medal
The first California Young Reader Medal (CYRM) was awarded in 1975 to How to Eat Fried Worms, by Thomas Rockwell. CYRM winners have been chosen every year since then, based entirely on the votes of young readers in the state of California.