When Sophie Gets Angry–Really, Really Angry… by Molly Bang. Honor Book for Younger Children, 2000
Martin’s Big Words: The Life of Dr.Martin Luther King, Jr. by Doreen Rappaport. Illustrated by Bryan Collier. Winner Books for Younger Children, 2002.
Illustrated by Bryan Collier
Harvesting Hope: The Story of Cesar Chavez by Kathleen Krull. Illustrated by Yuyi Morales. Winner Book for Younger Children, 2004.
Illustrated by Yuyi Morales
Henry and the Kite Dragon by Bruce Hall. Illustrations by William Low.
Illustrated by William Low
Hot Day on Abbott Avenue by Karen English. Illustrated by Javaka Steptoe.
Delivering Justice: W. W. Law and the Fight for Civil Rights by James Haskins. Winner for Younger Children, 2006.
Illustrated by Benny Andrews
Night Boat to Freedom by Margot Raven. Honor Book for Younger Children, 2007.
Illustrated by E. B. Lewis
Crossing Bok Chitto: A Choctaw Tale of Friendship & Freedom by Tim Tingle. Honor Book for Younger Children, 2007.
Illustrated by Jeanne Rorex Bridges
Marching for Freedom: Walk Together, Children, and Don’t You Grow Weary by Elizabeth Partridge, published by Viking Children’s Books, an imprint of Penguin Young Readers Group. Winner Book for Older Children, 2010.
We Are One: The Story of Bayard Rustin by Larry Dane Brimner, published by Calkins Creek, an imprint of Boyds Mills Press, Inc.