Coretta Scott King Book Awards

Designed to commemorate the life and works of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and to honor Mrs. Coretta Scott King for her courage and determination to continue the work for peace, the Coretta Scott King Book Awards annually recognize outstanding books for young adults and children by African American authors and illustrators that reflect the African American experience.  Further, the Award encourages the artistic expression of the black experience via literature and the graphic arts in biographical, social, and historical treatments by African American authors and illustrators. Find full list here: http://www.ala.org/rt/emiert/cskbookawards/coretta-scott-king-book-awards-all-recipients-1970-present

A Few Red Drops
A Few Red Drops
Claire Hartfield
The Stuff of Stars
The Stuff of Stars
Marion Dane Bauer
Finding Langston
Finding Langston
Lesa Cline-Ransome
The Stars Beneath Our Feet
The Stars Beneath Our Feet
David Barclay Moore
The Parker Inheritance
The Parker Inheritance
Varian Johnson
Radiant Child
Radiant Child
Javaka Steptoe
As Brave As You
As Brave As You
Jason Reynolds
Freedom Over Me
Freedom Over Me
Ashley Bryan
Freedom in Congo Square
Freedom in Congo Square
Carole Boston Weatherford
Gone Crazy in Alabama
Gone Crazy in Alabama
Rita Williams-Garcia
Trombone Shorty
Trombone Shorty
Troy Andrews
Brown Girl Dreaming
Brown Girl Dreaming
Jacqueline Woodson
The Crossover
The Crossover
Kwame Alexander
The Book Itch
The Book Itch
Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
Last Stop on Market Street
Last Stop on Market Street
Matt de la Peña
Knock Knock
Knock Knock
Daniel Beaty
Heart and Soul
Heart and Soul
Kadir Nelson