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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
1980 Author The Young Landlords Walter Dean Myers 08/16/2017
2022 Illustrator Honor Books We Wait for the Sun Dovey Johnson Roundtree and Katie McCabe 01/05/2023
2023 New Talent Award Author Winner We Deserve Monuments Jas Hammonds 05/25/2023
2009 Author We Are the Ship Kadir Nelson 08/10/2017
2023 Author Honor; Illustrator Honor Victory. Stand! Derrick Barnes and Tommie Smith and Dawud Anyabwile 05/25/2023
2001 Illustrator Uptown Bryan Collier 08/10/2017
2022 Author/Illustrator Unspeakable The Tulsa Race Massacre Carole Boston Weatherford and Floyd Cooper 01/05/2023
2016 Illustrator Trombone Shorty Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews 08/10/2017
1994 Author Toning The Sweep Angela Johnson 08/10/2017
1981 Author This Life Sidney Poitier 08/16/2017
1992 Illustrator Tar Beach Faith Ringgold 08/10/2017
2003 Illustrator Talkin' about Bessie Nikki Grimes 08/10/2017
2023 Illustrator Honor Swim Team Johnnie Christmas 05/25/2023
1983 Author Sweet Whispers, Brother Rush Virginia Hamilton 08/16/2017
2019 Illustrator The Stuff of Stars Marion Dane Bauer and Ekua Holmes 03/06/2019
1977 Author The Story of Stevie Wonder James Haskins 08/16/2017
2018 New Talent The Stars Beneath Our Feet David Barclay Moore 02/12/2018
2023 Author Honor Star Child Ibi Zoboi 05/25/2023
2023 Illustrator Honor Books Standing in the Need of Prayer Carole Boston Weatherford and Frank Morrison 03/10/2023
1994 Illustrator Soul Looks Back In Wonder Tom Feelings 08/10/2017
2022 Illustrator Honor Books Soul Food Sunday Winsome Bingham 01/05/2023
1997 Author Slam! Walter Dean Myers 08/10/2017
1972 Author Seventeen Black Artists Elton C. Fax 08/16/2017
2006 Illustrator Rosa Nikki Giovanni and Bryan Collier 08/10/2017
1991 Author The Road to Memphis Mildred D. Taylor 08/10/2017

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