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Coretta Scott King Award Winners

Description: The Coretta Scott King Book Awards are given 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. #award #kids #teens

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Year Award Title Author Date Added Action
1978 Author, Illustrator Africa Dream Eloise Greenfield and Carole Byard 08/16/2017
2010 Author Bad News for Outlaws Vaunda Micheaux Nelson 08/10/2017
1981 Illustrator Beat the Story Drum, Pum-Pum Ashley Bryan 08/10/2017
2004 Illustrator Beautiful Blackbird Ashley Bryan 08/10/2017
2021 Author Before the Ever After Jacqueline Woodson 01/25/2021
2009 Illustrator The Blacker the Berry ... Wallace Thurman 08/10/2017
1971 Author Black Troubadour Langston Hughes Charlemae H. Rollins 08/16/2017
2003 Author Bronx Masquerade Nikki Grimes 08/10/2017
2015 Author Brown Girl Dreaming Jacqueline Woodson 01/08/2019
2000 Author Bud, Not Buddy Christopher Paul Curtis 05/20/2019
2023 New Talent Award Illustrator Winner Choosing Brave Angela Joy 05/25/2023
1995 Author Christmas in the Big House, Christmas in the Quarters Patricia C. Mckissack and Fredrick L. Mckissack 08/10/2017
2007 Author Copper Sun Sharon M. Draper 08/10/2017
1993 Author The Dark-Thirty Patricia C. Mckissack and Brian Pinkney 08/10/2017
2011 Illustrator Dave the Potter Laban Carrick Hill 08/10/2017
2006 Author Day of Tears Julius Lester 08/10/2017
1976 Author Duey's Tale Pearl Bailey and Arnold Skolnick and Gary Azon 08/16/2017
2008 Author Elijah of Buxton Christopher Paul Curtis 08/10/2017
1979 Author Escape to Freedom Ossie Davis 08/16/2017
1984 Author Everett Anderson's Goodbye Lucille Clifton and Ann Grifalconi 08/16/2017
1989 Author Fallen Angels Walter Dean Myers 08/16/2017
2019 Author A Few Red Drops Claire Hartfield 01/28/2019
2004 Author The First Part Last Angela Johnson 08/10/2017
1998 Author Forged By Fire Sharon M. Draper 08/10/2017
2023 Author Freewater Amina Luqman-Dawson 03/10/2023

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