Schneider Family Book Award

The Schneider Family Book Awards honor an author or illustrator for a book that embodies an artistic expression of the disability experience for child and adolescent audiences. The award is donated by Dr. Katherine Schneider. Three annual awards are presented for the best Teen, Middle School and Children’s Book.

I Talk Like a River Cover Image
By Jordan Scott, Sydney Smith (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823445592
Availability: On Our Shelves Now or Recently
Published: Neal Porter Books - September 1st, 2020

2021 Picture Book Winner


All the Way to the Top: How One Girl's Fight for Americans with Disabilities Changed Everything Cover Image
By Annette Bay Pimentel, Jennifer Keelan-Chaffins (Foreword by), Nabi Ali (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781492688976
Availability: Not in stock but may be ordered. Subject to Publisher Availability.
Published: Sourcebooks Explore - March 10th, 2020

2021 Picture Book Honor


Itzhak: A Boy Who Loved the Violin Cover Image
By Tracy Newman, Abigail Halpin (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419741104
Availability: On Our Shelves Now or Recently
Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - May 12th, 2020

2021 Picture Book Honor


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Show Me a Sign Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338255812
Availability: On Our Shelves Now or Recently
Published: Scholastic Press - March 3rd, 2020

2021 Midde Grade Book Winner


Get a Grip, Vivy Cohen! Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525554189
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Published: Dial Books - February 25th, 2020

2021 Middle Grade Book Honor


When Stars Are Scattered Cover Image
By Victoria Jamieson, Omar Mohamed, Victoria Jamieson (Illustrator), Iman Geddy (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780525553908
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Published: Dial Books - April 14th, 2020

2021 Middle Grade Book Honor


This Is My Brain in Love Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316423823
Availability: Not in stock but may be ordered. Subject to Publisher Availability.
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 14th, 2020

2021 Teen Book Winner


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