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​Coretta Scott King Award

The Coretta Scott King Award is given annually by the American Library Association 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. 

2000 to Present

New kid
   New Kid
   by Craft, Jerry

   2020 Author Award

The undefeated  

   The Undefeated
   by Alexander, Kwame

   2020 Illustrator Award


The stuff of stars

   2019 Illustrator Award

Piecing me together
Trombone Shorty
2016 Illustrator Award
Brown girl dreaming
2015 Author Award
P.S. Be eleven
2014 Author Award
I, too, am America
2013 Illustrator Award
2012 Illustrator Award
One crazy summer
2011 Author Award
Dave the potter : artist, poet, slave
My people
2010 Illustrator Award
Let it shine : three favorite spirituals
2008 Illustrator Award
2006 Illustrator Award
Ellington was not a street
2005 Illustrator Award
Beautiful blackbird
2004 Illustrator Award
Bronx masquerade
2003 Author Award
The land
2002 Author Award
Goin' someplace special
Miracle's boys
2001 Author Award
Bud, not Buddy
2000 Author Award
In the time of the drums
2000 Illustration Award

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