Sydney Taylor Book Award

The Sydney Taylor Book Award is presented annually to outstanding books for children and teens that authentically portray the Jewish experience. Presented by the Association of Jewish Libraries since 1968, the award encourages the publication and widespread use of quality Judaic literature. Gold medals are presented in three categories: Picture Books, Middle Grade, and Young Adult. Honor Books are awarded silver medals, and Notable Books are named in each category.
Welcoming Elijah: A Passover Tale with a Tail Cover Image
By Leslea Newman, Susan Gal (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781580898829
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Published: Charlesbridge - January 28th, 2020

2021 Gold Medalist Picture Book


I Am the Tree of Life: My Jewish Yoga Book Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781681155524
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Published: Apples & Honey Press - April 1st, 2020

2021 Silver Medalist Picture Book


Miriam at the River Cover Image
By Jane Yolen, Khoa Le (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781541544017
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Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - February 4th, 2020

2021 Silver Medalist Picture Book


Turtle Boy Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593121573
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Published: Delacorte Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2020

2021 Gold Medalist Middle Grade


No Vacancy Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781773064109
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Published: Groundwood Books - September 1st, 2020

2021 Silver Medalist Middle Grade


Anya and the Nightingale Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358006022
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Published: Versify - November 10th, 2020

2021 Silver Medalist Middle Grade


The Blackbird Girls Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984837356
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

2021 Silver Medalist Middle Grade


Dancing at the Pity Party Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780525553021
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Published: Dial Books - April 14th, 2020

2021 Gold Medalist Young Adult


They Went Left Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316490573
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 7th, 2020

2021 Silver Medalist Young Adult


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