Coretta Scott King Award

Awarded annually to authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults that demonstrate an appreciation of African-American culture.

126 items

Title Overview Format & Publisher Call Number
Infinite Hope
A Black Artist's Journey From World War II to Peace
Book - 2019 Atheneum Books for Young Readers J 921 BR
Look Both Ways
A Tale Told in Ten Blocks
Book - 2019 A Caitlyn Dlouhy BookAtheneum Books for Young Readers J FIC REYN
New Kid eBook - 2019
Sulwe Picture Book - 2018 Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers E FIC NYON
The Bell Rang Picture Book - 2019 Atheneum Books for Young Readers E FIC RANS
The Stars and the Blackness Between Them Book - 2019 Dutton Books Y FIC PETR
The Undefeated Book - 2019 Versify, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt J 811.6 AL
Tristan Strong Punches A Hole in the Sky Book - 2019 DisneyHyperion J FIC MBAL
A Few Red Drops
The Chicago Race Riots of 1919
Book - 2018 Clarion Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Y 305.896 HA
Finding Langston Book - 2018 Holiday House J FIC CLIN
Hidden Figures
The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race
Picture Book - 2018 Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers E 920 SH
Let The Children March Picture Book - 20180102 Houghton Mifflin E FIC CLAR
Memphis, Martin, and the Mountaintop
The Sanitation Strike of 1968
Book - 2018 Calkins Creek, an imprint of Highlights J FIC DUNC
The Parker Inheritance Book - 2018 Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. J FIC JOHN
The Season of Styx Malone Book - 2018 Wendy Lamb Books J FIC MAGO
The Stuff of Stars Picture Book - 2018 Candlewick Press E FIC BAUE
Before She Was Harriet
The Story of Harriet Tubman
Picture Book - 2017 Holiday House E 921 TU
Crown
An Ode to the Fresh Cut
Picture Book - 2017 Bolden, An Agate imprint E FIC BARN
Crown
An Ode to the Fresh Cut
Picture Book - 2017 Bolden, An Agate imprint E FIC BARN
Long Way Down Book - 2017 Atheneum Y FIC REYN
Out of Wonder
Poems Celebrating Poets
Book - 2017 Candlewick Press J 808.1 AL
Piecing Me Together Book - 2017 Bloomsbury Y FIC WATS
The Hate U Give Book - 2017 Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers Y FIC THOM
As Brave as You Book - 2016 Atheneum Books for Young Readers J FIC REYN
Freedom in Congo Square Picture Book - 2016 Little Bee Books E FIC WEAT
Freedom Over Me
Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life
Book - 2016 Atheneum Books for Young Readers J 811.6 BR
Freedom Over Me
Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life
Book - 2016 Atheneum Books for Young Readers J 811.6 BR
In Plain Sight Picture Book - 2016 Roaring Brook Press E FIC JACK
March
Book Three
Graphic Novel - 2016 Top Shelf Productions GN Y LEWI
Radiant Child
The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat
Book - 2016 Little, Brown and Company J 921 BA
All American Boys Book - 2015 Atheneum Books for Young Readers Y FIC REYN
Gone Crazy in Alabama Book - 2015 Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers J FIC WILL
Last Stop on Market Street eBook - 2015
The Book Itch
Freedom, Truth & Harlem's Greatest Bookstore
eBook - 2015
The Boy in the Black Suit Book - 2015 Atheneum Books for Young Readers Y FIC REYN
Trombone Shorty Picture Book - 2015 Abrams Books for Young Readers E 788.9 AN
X
A Novel
Book - 2015 Candlewick Press Y FIC SHAB
Brown Girl Dreaming Book - 2014 Nancy Paulsen Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) J 811.54 WO
Firebird
Ballerina Misty Copeland Shows A Young Girl How to Dance Like the Firebird
Picture Book - 2014 G.P. Putnam's Sons, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) E FIC COPE
How I Discovered Poetry Book - 2014 Dial Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC Y 811.54 NE
How It Went Down Book - 2014 Henry Holt and Company Y FIC MAGO
Josephine
The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker
Book - 2014 Chronicle Books J 921 BA
Little Melba and Her Big Trombone Picture Book - 2014 Lee & Low Books E 921 LI
The Crossover Book - 2014 Houghton Mifflin Harcourt J FIC ALEX
Knock Knock
My Dad's Dream for Me
Picture Book - 2013 Little, Brown and Company E FIC BEAT
P.s. Be Eleven Book - 2013 Amistad J FIC WILL
Hand in Hand
Ten Black Men Who Changed America
Book - 2012 DisneyJump at the Sun J 920 PI
I, Too, Am America Book - 2012 Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers J 811.52 HU
Heart and Soul
The Story of America and African Americans
Book - 2011 Balzer + Bray J 973.049 NE
Underground Picture Book - 2011 Roaring Brook Press E FIC EVA
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