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Jane Addams Children's Book Award Winners

Description: The Jane Addams Childrens' Book Awards are given annually to those books of exceptional quality which promote the cause of peace, social justice, world community, and the equality of the sexes and all races. #award #kids

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Year Category Award Title Author Date Added Action
2024 Picture Book Winner A Song for the Unsung Carole Boston Weatherford and Rob Sanders 01/12/2024
2024 Chapter Book Winner The Lost Year Katherine Marsh 01/12/2024
2023 Books for Older Children category Winner Undercover Latina Aya De León 04/10/2023
2023 Younger Children Medal Winner Choosing Brave Angela Joy 01/13/2023
2023 Younger Children Honors Book Sanctuary Kip Tiernan and Rosie’s Place, the Nation’s First Shelter for Women Christine McDonnell 04/10/2023
2023 Older Children Honors Book Yonder Ali Standish 01/13/2023
2023 Books for Young Children Honors Book Ida B. Wells, Voice of Truth Educator, Feminist, and Anti-Lynching Civil Rights Leader Michelle Duster 04/10/2023
2022 Younger Children Medal Winner Shirley Chisholm Dared The Story of the First Black Woman in Congress Alicia D. Williams 10/04/2022
2022 Older Children Medal Winner How to Find What You're Not Looking For Veera Hiranandani 03/14/2022
2021 Younger Children Medal Winner We Are Water Protectors Carole Lindstrom 05/11/2021
2020 Older Children Medal Winner A Wish in the Dark Christina Soontornvat 03/24/2021
2020 Older Children Honors Book Land of the Cranes Aida Salazar 03/24/2021
2020 Older Children Honors Book Finish the Fight! Veronica Chambers and The Staff of The New York Times 03/24/2021
2019 Younger Children Medal Winner The Day You Begin Jacqueline Woodson and Rafael López 05/20/2021
2019 Older Children Medal Winner Ghost Boys Jewell Parker Rhodes 03/24/2021
2019 Younger Children Honors Book Julián Is a Mermaid Jessica Love 03/24/2021
2019 Older Children Honors Book We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices Wade Hudson and Cheryl Willis Hudson 03/24/2021
2019 Older Children Honors Book The Night Diary Veera Hiranandani 03/24/2021
2018 Younger Children Medal Winner Malala's Magic Pencil Malala Yousafzai and Kerascoet 05/15/2018
2018 Older Children Medal Winner The Enemy Sara Holbrook 05/15/2018
2018 Older Children Honors Book Midnight without a Moon Linda Williams Jackson 05/15/2018
2018 Older Children Honors Book Piecing Me Together Renée Watson 05/15/2018
2017 Older Children Honors Book We Will Not Be Silent Russell Freedman 06/12/2017
2017 Older Children Honors Book Wolf Hollow Lauren Wolk 06/12/2017
2016 Younger Children Medal Winner New Shoes Susan Lynn Meyer and Eric Velasquez 05/15/2018

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