Wednesday, September 22

Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

2020 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

The Undefeated by Kadir Nelson

The Undefeated

Kadir Nelson

2019 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

The Stuff of Stars by Ekua Holmes

The Stuff of Stars

Ekua Holmes

2018 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets by Ekua Holmes

Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets

Ekua Holmes

2017 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Radiant Child by Javaka Steptoe

Radiant Child

Javaka Steptoe

2016 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Trombone Shorty by Bryan Collier

Trombone Shorty

Bryan Collier

2015 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Firebird by Misty Copeland

Firebird

Misty Copeland

2014 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Knock Knock: My Dad's Dream for Me by Daniel Beaty

Knock Knock: My Dad’s Dream for Me

Daniel Beaty

2013 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

I, Too, Am America by Langston Hughes

I, Too, Am America

Langston Hughes

2012 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Underground by Shane W. Evans

Underground

Shane W. Evans

2011 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave by Bryan Collier

Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave

Bryan Collier

2010 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

My People by Charles R. Smith Jr.

My People

Charles R. Smith Jr.

2009 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

The Blacker the Berry by Floyd Cooper

The Blacker the Berry

Floyd Cooper

2008 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Let it Shine: Three Favorite Spirituals by Ashley Bryan

Let it Shine: Three Favorite Spirituals

Ashley Bryan

2007 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Moses by Carole Boston Weatherford

Moses

Carole Boston Weatherford

2006 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Rosa by Bryan Collier

Rosa

Bryan Collier

2005 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Ellington Was Not a Street by Ntozake Shange

Ellington Was Not a Street

Ntozake Shange

2004 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Beautiful Blackbird by Ashley Bryan

Beautiful Blackbird

Ashley Bryan

2003 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Talkin' about Bessie: The Story of Aviator Elizabeth Coleman by Nikki Grimes

Talkin’ about Bessie: The Story of Aviator Elizabeth Coleman

Nikki Grimes

2002 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Goin' Someplace Special by Patricia C. McKissack and Pat McKissack

Goin’ Someplace Special

Patricia C. McKissack and Pat McKissack

2001 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Uptown by Bryan Collier

Uptown

Bryan Collier

2000 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

In the Time of the Drums by Brian Pinkney

In the Time of the Drums

Brian Pinkney

1999 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

I See the Rhythm by Michele Wood

I See the Rhythm

Michele Wood

1998 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

In Daddy's Arms I am Tall: African Americans Celebrating Fathers by Javaka Steptoe

In Daddy’s Arms I am Tall: African Americans Celebrating Fathers

Javaka Steptoe

1997 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Minty: A Story of Young Harriet Tubman by Jerry Pinkney

Minty: A Story of Young Harriet Tubman

Jerry Pinkney

1996 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

The Middle Passage by Tom Feelings

The Middle Passage

Tom Feelings

1995 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

The Creation by James Ransome

The Creation

James Ransome

1994 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Soul Looks Back in Wonder by Tom Feelings

Soul Looks Back in Wonder

Tom Feelings

1993 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

The Origin of Life on Earth: An African Creation Myth by Kathleen Atkins Wilson

The Origin of Life on Earth: An African Creation Myth

Kathleen Atkins Wilson

1992 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Tar Beach by Faith Ringgold

Tar Beach

Faith Ringgold

1991 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Aida by Leo and Diane Dillon

Aida

Leo and Diane Dillon

1990 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Nathaniel Talking by Jan Spivey Gilchrist

Nathaniel Talking

Jan Spivey Gilchrist

1989 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Mirandy and Brother Wind by Jerry Pinkney

Mirandy and Brother Wind

Jerry Pinkney

1988 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale by John Steptoe

Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale

John Steptoe

1987 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Half a Moon and One Whole Star by Jerry Pinkney

Half a Moon and One Whole Star

Jerry Pinkney

1986 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

The Patchwork Quilt by Jerry Pinkney

The Patchwork Quilt

Jerry Pinkney

1984 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

My Mama Needs Me by Pat Cummings

My Mama Needs Me

Pat Cummings

1983 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Black Child by Peter Magubane

Black Child

Peter Magubane

1982 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Mother Crocodile: An Uncle Amadou Tale from Senegal by John Steptoe

Mother Crocodile: An Uncle Amadou Tale from Senegal

John Steptoe

1981 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Beat the Story Drum, Pum-Pum by Ashley Bryan

Beat the Story Drum, Pum-Pum

Ashley Bryan

1980 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Cornrows by Carole Byard

Cornrows

Carole Byard

1979 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Something on My Mind by Tom Feelings

Something on My Mind

Tom Feelings

1978 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Africa Dream by Carole Byard

Africa Dream

Carole Byard

1974 Coretta Scott King Award – Illustrator

Ray Charles by George Ford

Ray Charles

George Ford