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Corretta Scott King Award Winning Books and Authors
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1996 Award Winners Print Page

1996 Award Winners

Author Award Winner

  • Virginia Hamilton, author of Her Stories, illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon (Scholastic/Blue Sky Press)

Illustrator Award Winner

  • Tom Feelings, illustrator of The Middle Passage: White Ships Black Cargo (Dial Books for Young Readers)

Author Honor 

  • Christopher Paul Curtis, author of The Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963 (Delacorte)
  • Rita Williams-Garcia, author of Like Sisters on the Homefront (Delacorte)
  • Jacqueline Woodson, author of From the Notebooks of Melanin Sun (Scholastic/Blue Sky Press)

Illustrator Honor 

  • Leo and Diane Dillon, illustrators of Her Stories, written by Virginia Hamilton (Scholastic/Blue Sky Press)
  • Brian Pinkney, illustrator of The Faithful Friend, written by Robert San Souci (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers)

John Steptoe Award for New Talent

No award presented. 


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