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Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee

Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee

 

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.

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  • Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee (2016-06)
    The constitution and bylaws of the Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee, revised in June 2016.
  • Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee (Ethnic and Multicultural Information Exchange Round Table, 2016-06)
    The jury manual for the CSK Awards' Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement.
  • Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee (Ethnic and Multicultural Information Exchange Round Table, 2018)
    The handbook for the jury of the CSK Awards, including responsibilities and criteria.
  • Bloom, Sam; Armstrong, Kacie; Bratt, Jessica Anne; Darden, Lakeshia; Huggins, Sujin; Marks, Erica; Parravano, Martha (Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee, 2018)
    Discussion guide for books awarded and honored by the Coretta Scott King Book Awards.
  • Bishop, Rudine Sims; Armstrong, Kacie; Bloom, Sam; Marks, Erica; Parravano, Martha; Roy, April; Thompson, Ida W. (Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee, 2017)
    Discussion guide for books awarded and honored by the Coretta Scott King Book Awards.
  • Bishop, Rudine Sims; Bloom, Sam; Dorr, Christina; Newell, Ruth; Roy, April; Spears, Barbara; Thompson, Ida W. (Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee, 2016)
    Discussion guide for books awarded and honored by the Coretta Scott King Book Awards.
  • Patton, Kim; Dawson, Rose; Dorr, Christina; Newell, Ruth; Bishop, Rudine Sims; Spears, Barbara; Walke, Martha (Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee, 2015)
    Discussion guide for books awarded and honored by the Coretta Scott King Book Awards.
  • Patton, Kim; Adlawan, Kim; Bigelow, Therese; Dawson, Rose; Sherif, Sue; Bishop, Rudine Sims; Huggins, Sujin (Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee, 2014)
    Discussion guide for books awarded and honored by the Coretta Scott King Book Awards.
  • Gurthie, Dorothy; Adlawan, Lana; Bigelow, Therese; Cooper, Mary; Hood, Yolanda; Sherif, Sue (Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee, 2013)
    Discussion guide for books awarded and honored by the Coretta Scott King Book Awards.
  • Jeter, Chrystal Carr; McNair, Jonda C.; Colabucci, Lesley; Cooper, Mary; Curry, Eboni; Dunkley, Cora; Foote, Diane; Gold, Debby (Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee, 2012)
    Discussion guide for books awarded and honored by the Coretta Scott King Book Awards.
  • Jeter, Chrystal Carr; McNair, Jonda C.; Colabucci, Lesley; Curry, Eboni; Dunkley, Cora; Foote, Diane; Gold, Debby; Lemmons, Karen (Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee, 2011)
    Discussion guide for books awarded and honored by the Coretta Scott King Book Awards.
  • Jeter, Chrystal Carr; McCollough, Carole J.; Anderson, Eunice; Bailey, Alan R.; Hunter, Brenda M.; McNair, Jonda C.; Ruff, Martha; Smith, Robin L. (Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee, 2010)
    Discussion guide for books awarded and honored by the Coretta Scott King Book Awards.
  • Taylor, Deborah; McCollough, Carole J.; Henderson, Darwin; Hunter, Brenda M.; Bailey, Alan R.; McNair, Jonda C.; Ruff, Martha; Smith, Robin L.; Anderson, Eunice (Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee, 2009)
    Discussion guide for books awarded and honored by the Coretta Scott King Book Awards.
  • Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee (Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee, 2014)
    Brochure about the Coretta Scott King Book Awards.
  • Coretta Scott King Book Award Anniversary Committee (2018)
    Talking points for the Coretta Scott King Book Awards for the 50th anniversary of the awards.
  • Coretta Scott King Book Award Anniversary Committee (2018)
    Public service announcement scripts for the Coretta Scott King Book Awards for the 50th anniversary of the awards.
  • Coretta Scott King Book Award Anniversary Committee (2018)
    Press release template for the Coretta Scott King Book Awards for the 50th anniversary of the awards.
  • Coretta Scott King Book Award Anniversary Committee (2018)
    Fact sheet about the Coretta Scott King Book Awards for the 50th anniversary of the awards.