The Coretta Scott King Book Awards
The Coretta Scott King Book Awards are given annually 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. The award commemorates the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and honors his wife, Mrs. Coretta Scott King, for her courage and determination to continue the work for peace and world brotherhood. NEW CSK BLOG: Follow the latest news and information from CSK on the brand new CSK Blog! To learn more, visit www.olos.ala.org/csk. Look back at our 50th anniversary of the Coretta Scott King Book Awards from 2019. Volunteer for a CSK Committee Once you've joined EMIERT and the CSK Book Awards Community, reach out to us to learn more about how you can volunteer for one of our Standing Committees, including: 2020 Author Winner The 2020 Coretta Scott King Book Awards Author Winner is Jerry Craft, author of "New Kid". 2020 Illustrator Winner Mildred D.
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