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Coretta Scott King Book Awards, Author Awards

The Coretta Scott King Book Award is presented annually by the Coretta Scott King Committee of the American Library Association’s Ethnic Multicultural Information Exchange Round Table (EMIERT). The award (or awards) is given to an African American author and an African American illustrator for an outstandingly inspirational and educational contribution. The books promote understanding and appreciation of the culture of all peoples and their
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Coretta Scott King Book Award, Illustrator Awards

The Coretta Scott King Book Award is presented annually by the Coretta Scott King Committee of the American Library Association’s Ethnic Multicultural Information Exchange Round Table (EMIERT). The award (or awards) is given to an African American author and an African American illustrator for an outstandingly inspirational and educational contribution. The books promote understanding and appreciation of the culture of all peoples and their
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Carolyn W. Field Award

Carolyn W. Field Award   “The Carolyn W. Field Award was established by the Youth Services Division of the Pennsylvania Library Association to recognize the best books for young people by a Pennsylvania author or illustrator each year.”         Year Call Number Author / Illustrator Title 2013 FIC YA King A. S. King Ask the Passengers 2012   Matt Phelan Around
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Newbery Award Winners

“The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.” Year Call Number Author / Illustrator Title 2013 JUV FIC Katherine Applegate, author The One and Only Ivan 2012 Fic YA
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Caldecott Award Winners

“The Randolph Caldecott Medal is awarded annually to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.” Year Call Number Author / Illustrator Title 2013 jE Klassen, Jon, author and illustrator This Is Not My Hat 2012 jE Raschka, Chris, author and illustrator A Ball for Daisy 2011 jE Philip C. Stead, author A Sick Day for Amos McGee Erin E. Stead,
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