Book AwardsCoretta Scott King Honor

Works (211)

I Am a Black Woman by Mari EvansAuthor, 1971
Black means by Barney GrossmanAuthor, 1971
The Ebony Book of Black Achievement by Margaret PetersAuthor, 1971
Every Man Heart Lay Down by Lorenz GrahamAuthor, 1971
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya AngelouAuthor, 1971
Mary Jo's Grandmother by Janice May UdryAuthor, 1971
Unbought and Unbossed by Shirley ChisholmAuthor, 1971
The voice of the children by June JordanAuthor, 1971
Don't You Remember? by Lucille CliftonAuthor, 1974
Guests in the Promised Land by Kristin HunterAuthor, 1974
A Hero Ain't Nothin But a Sandwich by Alice ChildressAuthor, 1974
Ms. Africa: profiles of modern African women by Louise CraneAuthor, 1974
Mukasa by John NagendaAuthor, 1974
Fast Sam, Cool Clyde, and Stuff by Walter Dean MyersAuthor, 1976
Julius K. Nyerere: Teacher of Africa by Shirley Graham Du BoisAuthor, 1976
Paul Robeson by Eloise GreenfieldAuthor, 1976
Song of the Trees by Mildred D. TaylorAuthor, 1976
Everett Anderson's Friend by Lucille CliftonAuthor, 1977
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. TaylorAuthor, 1977
Barbara Jordan by Jim HaskinsAuthor, 1978
Coretta Scott King by Lillie PattersonAuthor, 1978
The Days When the Animals Talked: Black American Folktales and How They Came to Be by William J. FaulknerAuthor, 1978
Marvin and Tige by Frankcina GlassAuthor, 1978
Mary McLeod Bethune by Eloise GreenfieldAuthor, 1978
Portia: The Life of Portia Washington Pittman, the Daughter of Booker T. Washington by Ruth Ann StewartAuthor, 1978
Benjamin Banneker, Genius of Early America by Lillie PattersonAuthor, 1979
I Have a Sister, My Sister is Deaf by Jeanne Whitehouse PetersonAuthor, 1979
Ice Skates! by Carol FennerAuthor, 1979
Justice and Her Brothers by Virginia HamiltonAuthor, 1979
Andrew Young, Man With a Mission by James HaskinsAuthor, 1980
Childtimes: A Three-Generation Memoir by Eloise GreenfieldAuthor, 1980
James Van Derzee: The Picture Takin' Man by James HaskinsAuthor, 1980
Let the Lion Eat Straw by Ellease SoutherlandAuthor, 1980
Movin' Up, Pop Gordy Tells His Story by Berry GordyAuthor, 1980
Count on Your Fingers African Style by Claudia ZaslavskyIllustrator, 1981
Don't Explain: A Song of Billie Holiday by Alexis De VeauxAuthor, 1981
Grandmama's Joy by Eloise GreenfieldIllustrator, 1981
Daydreamers by Tom FeelingsIllustrator, 1982
Lou in the Limelight by Kristin Hunter LattanyAuthor, 1982
Mary: An Autobiography by Mary E. MebaneAuthor, 1982
Rainbow Jordan by Alice ChildressAuthor, 1982
All the Colors of the Race by Arnold AdoffIllustrator, 1983
I'm Going to Sing:Black American Spirituals, Vol. 2 by Ashley BryanIllustrator, 1983
Just Us Women by Jeannette CainesIllustrator, 1983
This Strange New Feeling by Julius LesterAuthor, 1983
Because We Are by Mildred Pitts WalterAuthor, 1984
Bright Shadow by Joyce Carol ThomasAuthor, 1984
Lena: A Personal and Professional Biography of Lena Horne by James HaskinsAuthor, 1984
The Magical Adventures of Pretty Pearl by Virginia HamiltonAuthor, 1984
Circle of Gold by Candy Dawson BoydAuthor, 1985
A Little Love by Virginia HamiltonAuthor, 1985
The People Could Fly: American Black Folktales by Virginia HamiltonIllustrator, 1985
Junius Over Far by Virginia HamiltonAuthor, 1986
Trouble's Child by Mildred Pitts WalterAuthor, 1986
C.L.O.U.D.S. by Pat CummingsIllustrator, 1987
The Lion and the Ostrich Chicks and Other African Folk Tales by Ashley BryanAuthor and Illustrator, 1987
Which Way Freedom? by Joyce HansenAuthor, 1987
An Enchanted Hair Tale by Alexis De VeauxAuthor, 1988
The Invisible Hunters: A Legend from the Miskito Indians of Nicaragua by Harriet RohmerIllustrator, 1988
The Tales of Uncle Remus: The Adventures of Brer Rabbit by Julius LesterAuthor, 1988
What a Morning!: The Christmas Story in Black Spirituals by John LangstaffIllustrator, 1988
Anthony Burns: The Defeat and Triumph of a Fugitive Slave by Virginia HamiltonAuthor, 1989
Storm in the Night by Mary StolzIllustrator, 1989
Thief in the Village by James BerryAuthor, 1989
Under the Sunday Tree by Eloise GreenfieldIllustrator, 1989
The Bells of Christmas by Virginia HamiltonAuthor, 1990
Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Freedom Movement by Lillie PattersonAuthor, 1990
The Talking Eggs by Robert D. San SouciIllustrator, 1990
Black Dance in America: A History Through Its People by James HaskinsAuthor, 1991
When I Am Old with You by Angela JohnsonAuthor, 1991
All Night, All Day: A Child's First Book of African-American Spirituals by Ashley BryanIllustrator, 1992
Night on Neighborhood Street by Eloise GreenfieldAuthor and Illustrator, 1992
Little Eight John by Jan WahlIllustrator, 1993
Mississippi Challenge by Mildred Pitts WalterAuthor, 1993
Sojourner Truth: Ain't I a Woman? by Patricia C. MckissackAuthor, 1993
Somewhere In The Darkness by Walter Dean MyersAuthor, 1993
Sukey and the Mermaid by Robert D. San SouciIllustrator, 1993
Working Cotton by Sherley Anne WilliamsIllustrator, 1993
Brown Honey in Broomwheat Tea by Joyce Carol ThomasAuthor and Illustrator, 1994
Malcolm X: By Any Means Necessary by Walter Dean MyersAuthor, 1994
Uncle Jed's Barbershop by Margaree King MitchellIllustrator, 1994
Black Diamond: The Story of the Negro Baseball Leagues by Patricia McKissackAuthor, 1995
The Captive by Joyce HansenAuthor, 1995
I Hadn't Meant to Tell You This by Jacqueline WoodsonAuthor, 1995
Meet Danitra Brown by Nikki GrimesIllustrator, 1995
The Singing Man, Adapted From a West African Folktale by Angela Shelf MedearisIllustrator, 1995
The Faithful Friend by Robert D. San SouciIllustrator, 1996
From the Notebooks of Melanin Sun by Jacqueline WoodsonAuthor, 1996
Her Stories: African American Folktales, Fairy Tales, and True Tales by Virginia HamiltonIllustrator, 1996
Like Sisters on the Homefront by Rita Williams-GarciaAuthor, 1996
The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963 by Christopher Paul CurtisAuthor, 1996
Neeny Coming, Neeny Going by Karen EnglishIllustrator, 1997
The Palm of My Heart by Davida AdedjoumaIllustrator, 1997
Rebels Against Slavery: American Slave Revolts by Patricia C. MckissackAuthor, 1997
Running the Road to ABC by Denize LautureIllustrator, 1997
Ashley Bryan's ABC of African American Poetry by Ashley BryanIllustrator, 1998
Bayard Rustin: Behind the Scenes of the Civil Rights Movement by Jim HaskinsAuthor, 1998
Harlem by Walter Dean MyersIllustrator, 1998
The Hunterman and the Crocodile: A West African Folktale by Baba Wagué DiakitéIllustrator, 1998
I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly by Joyce HansenAuthor, 1998
The Bat Boy and His Violin by Gavin CurtisIllustrator, 1999
Breaking Ground, Breaking Silence: The Story of New York's African Burial Ground by Joyce HansenAuthor, 1999
Duke Ellington: The Piano Prince and His Orchestra by Andrea Davis PinkneyIllustrator, 1999
I Have Heard of a Land by Joyce Carol ThomasIllustrator, 1999
Jazmin's Notebook by Nikki GrimesAuthor, 1999
The Other Side: Shorter Poems by Angela JohnsonAuthor, 1999
Black Cat by Christopher MyersIllustrator, 2000
Black Hands, White Sails: The Story of African-American Whalers by Patricia C. MckissackAuthor, 2000
Francie by Karen EnglishAuthor, 2000
Monster by Walter Dean MyersAuthor, 2000
My Rows and Piles of Coins by Tololwa M. MollelIllustrator, 2000
Freedom River (Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Books) by Doreen RappaportIllustrator, 2001
Let It Shine: Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters by Andrea Davis PinkneyAuthor, 2001
Only Passing Through: The Story of Sojourner Truth by Anne RockwellIllustrator, 2001
Virgie Goes to School with Us Boys by Elizabeth Fitzgerald HowardIllustrator, 2001
Carver: A Life in Poems by Marilyn NelsonAuthor, 2002
Goin' Someplace Special by Patricia C. MckissackIllustrator, 2002
Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by Doreen RappaportIllustrator, 2002
Money Hungry by Sharon FlakeAuthor, 2002
Rap a Tap Tap: Here's Bojangles--Think of That! by Leo DillonIllustrator, 2003
The Red Rose Box by Brenda WoodsAuthor, 2003
Talkin' about Bessie: The Story of Aviator Elizabeth Coleman by Nikki GrimesAuthor, 2003
Visiting Langston by Willie PerdomoIllustrator, 2003
Almost to Freedom by Vaunda Micheaux NelsonIllustrator, 2004
The Battle of Jericho by Sharon M. DraperAuthor, 2004
Behind You by Jacqueline Woodson2004
Days of Jubilee: The End of Slavery in the United States by Patricia C. MckissackAuthor, 2004
Locomotion by Jacqueline WoodsonAuthor, 2004
Thunder Rose by Jerdine NolenIllustrator, 2004
Fortune's Bones: The Manumission Requiem by Marilyn NelsonAuthor, 2005
God Bless the Child by Billie HolidayIllustrator, 2005
The Legend of Buddy Bush by Shelia P. MosesAuthor, 2005
The People Could Fly: The Picture Book by Virginia HamiltonIllustrator, 2005
Who Am I Without Him? by Sharon G. FlakeAuthor, 2005
Brothers in Hope: The Story of the Lost Boys of Sudan by Mary WilliamsIllustrator, 2006
Dark Sons by Nikki GrimesAuthor, 2006
Maritcha: A Nineteenth-Century American Girl by Tonya BoldenAuthor, 2006
A Wreath for Emmett Till by Marilyn NelsonAuthor, 2006
Jazz by Walter Dean MyersIllustrator, 2007
Poetry for Young People: Langston Hughes by Langston HughesIllustrator, 2007
The Road to Paris by Nikki GrimesAuthor, 2007
Jazz on a Saturday Night by Leo DillonIllustrator, 2008
November Blues by Sharon M. DraperAuthor, 2008
The Secret Olivia Told Me by N. JoyIllustrator, 2008
Twelve Rounds to Glory: The Story of Muhammad Ali by Charles R. Smith Jr.Author, 2008
Becoming Billie Holiday by Carole Boston WeatherfordAuthor, 2009
Before John Was a Jazz Giant: A Song of John Coltrane by Carole Boston WeatherfordIllustrator, 2009
The Blacker the Berry: Poems by Joyce Carol ThomasAuthor, 2009
Keeping the Night Watch by Hope Anita SmithAuthor, 2009
The Moon Over Star by Dianna Hutts AstonIllustrator, 2009
We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball by Kadir NelsonIllustrator, 2009
Mare's War by Tanita S. DavisAuthor, 2010
The Negro Speaks of Rivers by Langston HughesIllustrator, 2010
Jimi: Sounds Like a Rainbow: A Story of the Young Jimi Hendrix by Gary GolioIllustrator, 2011
Lockdown by Walter Dean MyersAuthor, 2011
Ninth Ward by Jewell Parker RhodesAuthor, 2011
Yummy: The Last Days of a Southside Shorty by G. NeriAuthor, 2011
The Great Migration: Journey to the North by Eloise GreenfieldAuthor, 2012
Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans by Kadir NelsonIllustrator, 2012
Never Forgotten (Junior Library Guild Selection) by Patricia C. MckissackAuthor, 2012
Each Kindness by Jacqueline WoodsonAuthor, 2013
Ellen's Broom by Kelly Starling LyonsIllustrator, 2013
H.O.R.S.E.: A Game of Basketball and Imagination by Christopher MyersIllustrator, 2013
I Have a Dream: Writings and Speeches That Changed the World by Martin Luther King, Jr.Illustrator, 2013
No Crystal Stair: A Documentary Novel of the Life and Work of Lewis Michaux, Harlem Bookseller by Vaunda Micheaux NelsonAuthor, 2013
Darius & Twig by Walter Dean MyersAuthor, 2014
March: Book One by John LewisAuthor, 2014
Nelson Mandela by Kadir NelsonIllustrator, 2014
Words with Wings by Nikki GrimesAuthor, 2014
The Crossover by Kwame AlexanderAuthor, 2015
How I Discovered Poetry by Marilyn NelsonAuthor, 2015
How It Went Down by Kekla MagoonAuthor, 2015
Josephine: The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker by Patricia Hruby PowellIllustrator, 2015
Little Melba and Her Big Trombone by Katheryn Russell-BrownIllustrator, 2015
All American Boys by Jason ReynoldsAuthor, 2016
The Book Itch: Freedom, Truth, and Harlem's Greatest Bookstore by Vaunda Micheaux NelsonIllustrator, 2016
The Boy in the Black Suit by Jason ReynoldsAuthor, 2016
Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la PeñaIllustrator, 2016
X: A Novel by Ilyasah ShabazzAuthor, 2016
As Brave As You by Jason ReynoldsAuthor, 2017
Freedom in Congo Square by Carole Boston WeatherfordIllustrator, 2017
Freedom Over Me: Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life by Ashley BryanAuthor and Illustrator, 2017
In Plain Sight: A Game by Richard JacksonIllustrator, 2017
Before She Was Harriet by Lesa Cline-RansomeIllustrator, 2018
Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut by Derrick BarnesAuthor and Illustrator, 2018
The Hate U Give by Angie ThomasAuthor, 2018
Long Way Down by Jason ReynoldsAuthor, 2018
Finding Langston by Lesa Cline-RansomeAuthor, 2019
Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race by Margot Lee ShetterlyIllustrator, 2019
Let the Children March by Monica Clark-RobinsonIllustrator, 2019
Memphis, Martin, and the Mountaintop: The Sanitation Strike of 1968 by Alice Faye DuncanIllustrator, 2019
The Parker Inheritance by Varian JohnsonAuthor, 2019
The Season of Styx Malone by Kekla MagoonAuthor, 2019
The Bell Rang by James E. RansomeIllustrator, 2020
Infinite Hope: A Black Artist's Journey from World War II to Peace by Ashley BryanIllustrator, 2020
Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks by Jason ReynoldsAuthor, 2020
The Stars and the Blackness Between Them by Junauda PetrusAuthor, 2020
Sulwe by Lupita Nyong'oIllustrator, 2020
Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky by Kwame MbaliaAuthor, 2020
All the Days Past, All the Days to Come by Mildred D. TaylorAuthor, 2021
Exquisite: The Poetry and Life of Gwendolyn Brooks by Suzanne SladeIllustrator, 2021
King and the Dragonflies by Kacen CallenderAuthor, 2021
Lifting as We Climb: Black Women's Battle for the Ballot Box by Evette DionneAuthor, 2021
Magnificent Homespun Brown: A Celebration by Samara Cole DoyonIllustrator, 2021
Me & Mama by Cozbi A. CabreraIllustrator, 2021
Home Is Not a Country by Safia ElhilloAuthor, 2022
Nina: A Story of Nina Simone by Traci N. ToddIllustrator, 2022
The People Remember by Ibi ZoboiAuthor, 2022
Revolution in Our Time: The Black Panther Party’s Promise to the People by Kekla MagoonAuthor, 2022
Soul Food Sunday by Winsome BinghamIllustrator, 2022
We Wait for the Sun by Katie McCabeIllustrator, 2022