Children's Literature (all forms)

2010 Coretta Scott King Book Awards

Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award: Charles R. Smith Jr., for “My People” (written by Langston Hughes, published by Atheneum) Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor: E.B. Lewis for “The Negro Speaks of Rivers” (written by Langston Hughes, published by Disney Jump at the Sun) Coretta Scott King Author Award: Vaunda Micheaux Nelson, author of “Bad News for Outlaws: The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves, Deputy U.S. Marshal” (illustrated by R. Gregory Christie, published by Carolrhoda) Coretta Scott King Author Honor: Tanita D. Davis, author of “Mare’s War” (published by Knopf) The Coretta Scott King Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement: Walter Dean Myers Coretta Scott King Steptoe for New Talent 2010: Kekla Magoon, author of “The Rock and the River” (published by Aladdin)

Children's Literature (all forms)

Check out the ALSC Award list

http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/alsc/awardsgrants/bookmedia/2010medawardwin.cfm 2010 ALSC Award Winners In order to post the winning information as expeditiously as possible, we are providing a straight list of 2009 ALSC award winners, including book title, author, and publisher. Additional information, including annotations and book cover images for each award-winning title, will be posted to the individual award pages as soon as possible. Newbery Medal “When You Reach Me,” written by Rebecca Stead, published by Wendy Lamb Books, an imprint of Random House Children’s Books Newbery Honor Books “Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice” written by Phillip Hoose, published by Melanie Kroupa Books/Farrar Straus Giroux, an imprint of Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group “The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate” written by Jacqueline Kelly, published by Henry Holt and Company “Where the Mountain Meets the Moon” written by Grace Lin, published by Little Brown and Company Books for Young Readers “The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg” written by…