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.

66 items

Title Overview Format & Publisher Call Number
Nina
A Story of Nina Simone
Book - 2021 G.P. Putnam's Sons LPLW J 782.42164092 SIM T
Soul Food Sunday Book - 2021 Abrams Books for Young Readers LPLW P BIN
Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre Book
We Wait for the Sun Book
Exquisite
The Poetry and Life of Gwendolyn Brooks
Book - 2020 Abrams Books for Young Readers LPLW J 811.54 BRO S
Magnificent Homespun Brown: A Celebration Book
Me & Mama Book - 2020 Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers P CAB
R-E-S-P-E-C-T: Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul Book
Infinite Hope
A Black Artist's Journey From World War II to Peace
Book - 2019 Atheneum Books for Young Readers J 741.6 BRY
Sulwe Book - 2019 Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers P NYO
The Bell Rang Book - 2019 Atheneum Books for Young Readers P RAN
The Undefeated Book - 2019 Versify, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt J 811.6 ALE
Hidden Figures
The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race
Book - 2018 Harper an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers J 510.92520973 L
Let the Children March Book - 2018 Houghton Mifflin Harcourt LPLW J 323.1196 C
Memphis, Martin, and the Mountaintop
The Sanitation Strike of 1968
Book - 2018 Calkins Creek, an imprint of Highlights LPLW P DUN
The Stuff of Stars Book - 2018 Candlewick Press P BAU
Before She Was Harriet Book - 2017 Holiday House J 973.7115 TUB C
Crown
An Ode to the Fresh Cut
Book - 2017 Bolden, an Agate imprint P BAR
Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets Book
Freedom in Congo Square Book - 2016 Little Bee Books P WEA
Freedom Over Me
Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life
Book - 2016 Atheneum Books for Young Readers J 306.362 B
In Plain Sight Book - 2016 Roaring Brook Press P JAC
Radiant Child
The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat
Book - 2016 Little, Brown and Company P GROW STE
Last Stop on Market Street Book - 2015 G.P. Putnam's Sons, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LPLW P DEL
The Book Itch: Freedom, Truth & Harlem’s Greatest Bookstore Book
Trombone Shorty Book
Firebird
Ballerina Misty Copeland Shows A Young Girl How to Dance Like the Firebird
Book - 2014 G.P. Putnam's Sons, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LPLW P COP
Josephine
The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker
Book - 2014 Chronicle Books J 792.8028 BAK P
Little Melba and Her Big Trombone Book - 2014 Lee & Low Books LPLW J 788.93165092 LIS R
Knock Knock
My Dad's Dream for Me
Book - 2013 Little, Brown and Company P BEA
I, Too, Am America Book
Underground: Finding the Light to Freedom Book
Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave Book
My People Book
The blacker the berry:poems Book
Let It Shine
Three Favorite Spirituals
Book - 2007 Atheneum Books for Young Readers J 782.253 L
Moses
When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom
Book - 2006 Hyperion Books for Children P WEA
Rosa Book - 2005 Henry Holt J 323 PAR G
Ellington was not a street Book
Beautiful blackbird Book
Talkin' about Bessie:the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman Book
Goin' Someplace Special Book - 2000 Atheneum Books for Young Readers LPLW P MCK
Uptown Book
In the Time of the Drums Book - 2016 Lee and Low Books Incorporated LPLW P PBK SIE
I See the Rhythm Book - 1998 Children's Book Press LPLW J 780.8996073 I
In Daddy's Arms I Am Tall
African Americans Celebrating Fathers
Book - 1997 Lee and Low Books LPLW J 811.008 I
Minty
A Story of Young Harriet Tubman
Book - 1996 Dial Books for Young Readers J 305.567092 S
The Middle Passage: White Ships Black Cargo Book
The Creation Book
Soul Looks Back in Wonder Book
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