Lerner Publishing Receives Caldecott Honor, Five other ALA Youth Media Awards!
Source: American Library Association
Lerner Publishing Group Receives Caldecott Honor, Five Other American Library Association Youth Media Awards
UNSPEAKABLE by Carole Boston Weatherford, Illustrated by Floyd Cooper, was named a Caldecott Honor Book, a Sibert Honor Book, and is the Winner of the Coretta Scott King Book Awards for Author and Illustrator.
WHERE I BELONG by Marcia Argueta Mickelson was named a Pura Belpré Young Adult Author Honor Book and CLASSIFIED by Traci Sorell, Illustrated by Natasha Donovan, received an American Indian Library Association Youth Literature Award Honor.
This is just the most recent praise for UNSPEAKABLE, which was longlisted for the National Book Award, was a Kirkus Prize Finalist, a Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book, and was described as “A must-have" in a Booklist starred review.