2017 Award Winners
2016 Author Award Winner
The 2016 Coretta Scott King Book Awards Author Winner is given to Rita Williams-Garcia, author of "Gone Crazy in Alabama."
2016 Illustrator Award Winner
The 2016 Coretta Scott King Book Awards Illustrator Winner is given to Bryan Collier, illustrator of "Trombone Shorty."
2016 John Steptoe Award for New Talent
The 2016 John Steptoe Award for New Talent is given to Carole Boston Weatherford, author of "Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer"
2016 Author Honor
“All American Boys” by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely
“The Boy in the Black Suit” by Jason Reynolds
“X: A Novel” by Ilyasah Shabazz with Kekla Magoon