2016 Award Winners
2016 Medal Winner
Finding Winnie is an incredible account of the friendship and love shared between a soldier and the real bear who inspired Winnie-the-Pooh. Blackall beautifully interprets this multi-dimensional family story through her distinctive Chinese ink and watercolor art, capturing intimate and historical details perfect for a child’s eye.
Trombone Shorty, written by Troy Andrews, Illustrated by Bryan Collier
Waiting, written and illustrated by Kenin Henkes
Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer, Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement, illustrated by Ekua Holmes, written by Carole Weatherford
Last Stop On Market Street, illustrated by Christian Robinson and written by Matt de la Pena