2013 ALA List of Youth Media Award winners Part 2
We are happy to announce the winners of this year’s winners of the following prestigious awards; Caldecott, Coretta Scott King, Newbery, Printz, Schneider Family, Alex, Andrew Carnegie, Laura Ingalls and Pura Belpré awards. For a complete list of these and other award winners this year visit the ALA site here.
Part 1 of our list is here.
This week we will cover the Coretta Scott King and Printz Awards and move on to Schneider Family, and Alex Awards next week.
Coretta Scott King (Author) Book Award recognizing an African American author and illustrator of outstanding books for children and young adults:
“Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America,” written by Andrea Davis Pinkney and illustrated by Brian Pinkney is the King Author Book winner. The book is published by Disney/Jump at the Sun Books, an imprint of Disney Book Group.
Coretta Scott King Author Honor Books.
“Each Kindness” by Jacqueline Woodson, illustrated by E. B. Lewis and published by Nancy Paulsen Books, a division of Penguin Young Readers Group.
“No Crystal Stair: A Documentary Novel of the Life and Work of Lewis Michaux, Harlem Bookseller” by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson, illustrated by R. Gregory Christie and published by Carolrhoda Lab, an imprint of Carolrhoda Books, a division of Lerner Publishing Group, Inc.
Coretta Scott King (Illustrator) Book Award:
“I, Too, Am America,” illustrated by Bryan Collier, is the King Illustrator Book winner. The book is written by Langston Hughes and published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Division.
Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Books.
“H. O. R. S. E.,” illustrated and written by Christopher Myers, and published by Egmont USA; “Ellen’s Broom,” illustrated by Daniel Minter, written by Kelly Starling Lyons and published by G. P. Putnam’s Sons, a division of Penguin Young Readers Group.
“I Have a Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr.” illustrated by Kadir Nelson, written by Martin Luther King, Jr. and published by Schwartz & Wade Books, an imprint of Random House Children’s Books, a division of Random House, Inc.
Michael L. Printz Award for excellence in literature written for young adults:
“In Darkness,” written by Nick Lake, is the 2013 Printz Award winner. The book is published by Bloomsbury Books for Young Readers.
Printz Honor Books
“Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe” by Benjamin Alire Sáenz, published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Division.
“Code Name Verity” by Elizabeth Wein, published by Hyperion, an imprint of Disney Book Group.
“Dodger” by Terry Pratchett, published by HarperCollins Children’s Books, a division of HarperCollins Publishers.
“The White Bicycle” by Beverley Brenna, published by Red Deer Press.