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Black History Month: A Celebration of Achievements by African Americans: Coretta Scott King Book Awards

An online resource guide to complement the 2016 student-curated Pollak Library exhibit on Black History Month

Coretta Scott King Awards - list of award and honor books

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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.    

Text retrieved from: American Library Association, The Coretta Scott King Book Awards http://www.ala.org/emiert/cskbookawards