It’s awards day!

Just watched the livestream of the announcements:


Honor books:

Knight Owl by Christopher Denise

Berry Song by Michaela Goade

Ain’t Burned All the Bright by Jason Reynolds, illustrated by Jason Griffin

Choosing Brave: How Mamie Till-Mobley and Emmett Till Sparked the Civil Rights Movement by Angela Joy, illustrated by Janelle Washington

Winner: Hot Dog by Doug Salati



Iveliz Explains It All by Andrea Beatriz Arango, illustrated by Alyssa Bermudez

The Last Mapmaker by Christina Soontornvat

Maizie Chen’s Last Chance by Lisa Yee

Winner: Freewater by Amina Luqman-Dawson

One thought on “It’s awards day!

  1. Really happy the Lisa Yee’s Maizie Chen’s Last Chance, Angela Joy’s/Janelle Washington’s Choosing Brave, and Christopher Denise’s Knight Owl were all honored… some of my favorite books from the past year. Bravo!


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