THE PEOPLE’S PAINTER: HOW BEN SHAHN FOUGHT FOR JUSTICE WITH ART
A 2022 Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal Winner!
A 2022 Association of Jewish Libraries Sydney Taylor Book Award Notable Picture Book!
by Cynthia Levinson and illustrated by Evan Turk • Nonfiction Picture Book • HC 978-1-4197-4130-2 • April 20, 2021
The Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Awards are given annually to authors and illustrators of the most distinguished informational book published in the United States in English during the preceding year.
The Sydney Taylor Book Awards are presented annually to outstanding books for children and teens that authentically portray the Jewish experience.
CHILD OF THE FLOWER-SONG PEOPLE
A 2022 Pura Belpré Award Author Honor Book!
by Gloria Amescua and illustrated by Duncan Tonatiuh • Nonfiction Picture Book • HC 978-1-4197-4020-6 • August 17, 2021
NAMED A BEST BOOK OF 2021 BY SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL & CHICAGO PUBLIC LIBRARY
The Pura Belpré Awards are presented annually to Latine writers and illustrators whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth. This award is named after Pura Belpré, the first Latina librarian at the New York Public Library.
SOUL FOOD SUNDAY
A 2022 Coretta Scott King Book Award Illustrator Honor Book!
by Winsome Bingham and illustrated by C. G. Esperanza • Picture Book • HC 978-1-4197-4771-7 • November 16, 2021
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.
HUNTING BY STARS
A 2022 American Indian Library Association Youth Literature Young Adult Honor Book!
by Cherie Dimaline • Young Adult Fiction • HC 978-1-4197-5347-3 • October 19, 2021
NAMED A BEST BOOK OF 2021 BY NPR
The American Indian Youth Literature Awards are presented biennially to the very best writing and illustrations by Native Americans and Indigenous peoples of North America. Books selected to receive the award present Indigenous North American peoples in the fullness of their humanity.
Mildred L. Batchelder Honor!
The Sea-Ringed World : Sacred Stories of the Americas
Maria Garcia Esperon, Amanda Mijangos (Illustrated by), David Bowles (Translated by)
Pub Date: February 23, 2021 9781646140152 HC $21.99
The Mildred L. Batchelder Award is issued to an outstanding children’s book originally published in a language other than English in a country other than the United States, and subsequently translated into English for publication in the United States.
2x WINNER! Coretta Scott King Author AND Illustrator Book Awards
Sibert Honor Book!
Caldecott Honor Book!
Unspeakable : The Tulsa Race Massacre
Carole Boston Weatherford, Floyd Cooper (Illustrated by)
Pub Date: February 2, 2021 9781541581203 HC $17.99