Coretta Scott King Awards

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. The award commemorates the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and honors his wife, Mrs. Coretta Scott King, for her courage and determination to continue the work for peace and world brotherhood.  
Before the Ever After Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399545436
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - September 1st, 2020

2021 Author Award Winner


All the Days Past, All the Days to Come Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780425288085
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Published: Penguin Books - January 5th, 2021

2021 Author Award Honor


King and the Dragonflies Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781338129335
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Published: Scholastic Press - February 4th, 2020

2021 Author Award Honor


Lifting as We Climb: Black Women's Battle for the Ballot Box Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780451481542
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 21st, 2020

2021 Author Award Honor


RESPECT: Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534452282
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - August 25th, 2020

2021 Illustrator Award Winner


Magnificent Homespun Brown: A Celebration Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780884487975
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Published: Tilbury House Publishers - January 7th, 2020

2021 Illustrator Award Honor


Exquisite: The Poetry and Life of Gwendolyn Brooks Cover Image
By Suzanne Slade, Cozbi A. Cabrera (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781419734113
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - April 7th, 2020

2021 Illustrator Award Honor


Me & Mama Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534454217
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Published: Denene Millner Books/Simon & Schuster Books f - August 25th, 2020

2021 Illustrator Award Honor


Legendborn (The Legendborn Cycle) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534441606
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - September 15th, 2020

John Steptoe New Talent Author Award


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