"The Coretta Scott King Book Awards are given annually to outstanding African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults that demonstrate an appreciation of African American culture and universal human values. The award commemorates the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and honors his wife, Mrs. Coretta Scott King, for her courage and determination to continue the work for peace and world brotherhood. (ALA, 2016)."
ALSC. (2016). Retrieved from http://www.ala.org/emiert/cskbookawards.
Coretta Scott King Award Book Club
All students may join the Coretta Scott King Book Club. Each time you read (or someone reads to you) 10 Coretta Scott King Medal or Honor books complete and return your reading log to the media center.
Each completed log earns you a button for your back pack. Buttons will be awarded each month to students who have returned a completed reading log.
Which class will be crowned the 2016-2017 Coretta Scott King Award Champions?
View the complete list of Coretta Scott King Medal Winners and Honor Books.