2018 Award Winners and Honorees

Congratulations to the 66th Jane Addams Children’s Book Awardees Malala Yousafzai, Kerascoët, Sara Holbrook, Lesa Cline-Ransome, James Ransome, Laura Atkins, Stan Yogi, Yutaka Houlette, Renée Watson, and Linda Williams Jackson.

Press Release Word and PDF.

Video Announcement

 

Malala’s Magic Pencil

Malala’s Magic Pencil, written by Malala Yousafzai, illustrated by Kerascoët, and published by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers is the Winner in the Books for Younger Children category.

Subject/Theme: Award Year 2018
Illustrated by Kerascoët

The Enemy: Detroit 1954

The Enemy: Detroit 1954, written by Sara E. Holbrook, and published by Calkins Creek is the Winner in the Books for Older Children category.

Subject/Theme: Ages 12 to 14, Award Year 2018

Before She Was Harriet

Before She Was Harriet, written by Lesa Cline-Ransome, illustrated by James E. Ransome, and published by Holiday House is an Honor Book in the Books for Younger Children category.

Subject/Theme: Award Year 2018
Illustrated by James E. Ransome

Fred Korematsu Speaks Up

Fred Korematsu Speaks Up, written by Laura Atkins and Stan Yogi, illustrated by Yutaka Houlette, and published by Heyday is an Honor Book in the Books for Olderc Children category.

Subject/Theme: Award Year 2018
Illustrated by Yutaka Houlette

Midnight Without A Moon

Midnight Without A Moon, written by Linda Williams Jackson, and published by HMH Books for Young Readers is an Honor Book in the Books for Olderc Children category.

Subject/Theme: Award Year 2018

Piecing Me Together

Piecing Me Together, written by Renée Watson, and published by Bloomsbury USA Childrens is an Honor Book in the Books for Older Children category.

Subject/Theme: Award Year 2018

No Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *