AILA

The American Indian Library Association has named the winners of their 2014 American Indian Youth Literature Awards.  The awards honor the best writing and illustrations by and about American Indians.  Here are the winners:

PICTURE BOOK

Caribou Song

Caribou Song, Atihko Nikamon by Tomson Highway, illustrated by John Rombough

 

MIDDLE SCHOOL

How I Became a Ghost

How I Became a Ghost: A Choctaw Trail of Tears Story by Tim Tingle

 

YOUNG ADULT

Killer of Enemies

Killer of Enemies by Joseph Bruchac

 

HONOR BOOKS

MIDDLE SCHOOL

Danny Blackgoat, Navajo Prisoner

Danny Blackgoat, Navajo Prisoner by Tim Tingle

 

YOUNG ADULT

If I Ever Get Out of Here

If I Ever Get Out of Here by Eric Gansworth