It’s time to predict the big winners in kid lit this year. Last year, I got one Caldecott honor correct and one Newbery honor. Let’s see if I can do any better this year.

2020 Caldecott predictions: 

Winner: 

Saturday

Honors:

vroom!

another

frybread

stonesatstill

2020 Newbery Predictions

Winner: 

coyote

Honors: 

queen of the sea

linetender

bridge

genesis

newkid

2020 Geisel Award Predictions:

Winner:

smell

Honors: 

Penny

boat

Now, don’t go betting any money with these predictions, because I am almost definitely completely wrong, but what can you do? It’s hard to get into the head of these committee members when everything is so hush hush.