Special Collections

Coretta Scott King Award Winners

Description: The Coretta Scott King Book Awards are given annually to outstanding African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults that demonstrate an appreciation of African American culture and universal human values.

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Year Award Title Author Date Added Action
2018 New Talent The Stars Beneath Our Feet David Barclay Moore 02/12/2018
2018 Illustrator Out of Wonder Kwame Alexander and Marjory Wentworth and Chris Colderley and Ekua Holmes 04/10/2018
2018 Author Piecing Me Together Renée Watson 02/12/2018
2017 Illustrator Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat Javaka Steptoe 08/10/2017
2016 Illustrator Trombone Shorty Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews 08/10/2017
2016 Author Gone Crazy in Alabama Rita Williams-Garcia 08/10/2017
2015 Author Brown Girl Dreaming Jacqueline Woodson 08/10/2017
2014 Illustrator Knock Knock Bryan Collier and Daniel Beaty 08/10/2017
2014 Author P.S. Be Eleven Rita Williams-Garcia 08/10/2017
2013 Illustrator I, Too, Am America Langston Hughes and Bryan Collier 08/10/2017
2013 Author Hand in Hand : Ten Black Men Who Changed America Andrea Davis Pinkney 08/10/2017
2012 Author Heart and Soul Kadir Nelson 08/10/2017
2011 Illustrator Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave Laban Carrick Hill 08/10/2017
2011 Author One Crazy Summer Rita Williams-Garcia 08/10/2017
2010 Illustrator My People Langston Hughes 08/10/2017
2010 Author Bad News for Outlaws: The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves, Deputy U.S. Marshal Vaunda Micheaux Nelson 08/10/2017
2009 Illustrator The Blacker the Berry ... Wallace Thurman 08/10/2017
2009 Author We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball Kadir Nelson 08/10/2017
2008 Author Elijah of Buxton Christopher Paul Curtis 08/10/2017
2007 Illustrator Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom Carole Boston Weatherford and Kadir Nelson 08/10/2017
2007 Author Copper Sun Sharon M. Draper 08/10/2017
2006 Illustrator Rosa Nikki Giovanni and Bryan Collier 08/10/2017
2006 Author Day of Tears Julius Lester 08/10/2017
2005 Author Remember: The Journey to School Integration Toni Morrison 08/10/2017
2004 Illustrator Beautiful Blackbird Ashley Bryan 08/10/2017

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