The Seymour tie to the Newbery Medal 2020! This is the exciting time of year when we find out the winners of children’s book awards. This year the Caldecott medal winner (illustrations) is The Undefeated by Kwame Alexander and the Newbery medal winner (most distinguished contribution/content) is New Kid by Jerry Craft. This is the first graphic novel to win the Newbery! Read more about The Seymour tie to the Newbery Medal 2020!