Join us on Thursday, September 27, 2018

The 2018 Carle Honors will be awarded at Guastavino’s in New York City. The thirteenth annual gala and fundraiser will fête the talented people who have played an instrumental role in making children’s books a vibrant and influential art and literary form in America.

Awards will be presented by Andrea Davis Pinkney. Her exemplary work has garnered her numerous accolades, including multiple Coretta Scott King Book Awards, Jane Addams Children’s Literature Honor citations, the Boston Globe/Horn Book Honor medal, and many more.  A successful author, she is also a successful children’s book publisher and editor with titles by Allen Say, Lois Lowry, Toni Morrison, and more. 

The Carle Honors Art Auction - opening online on Friday, August 31

In addition to the presentation of awards, The Carle Honors gala will feature original art donated by some of the industry’s most revered artists. (Click here to see last year's auction items.)  The auction, which will feature more than 20 entries, will be available for bidding here on Friday, August 31 before culminating in the silent auction at The Carle Honors benefit gala. Absentee bids will be accepted throughout the auction!

General overview of The Carle Honors

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For further details, please contact Rebecca Miller Goggins, Director of Development, or call 413-559-6308.