The 2014 winners of the Ezra Jack Keats Book Awards were announced in February. The awards are given annually to celebrate a new author and a new illustrator.
The New Writer Award went to
Tea Party Rules by Ame Dyckman.
The New Illustrator Award went to
Rain! by Christian Robinson
Honor books were selected in each category:
New Writer Honor Books
I Love You, Nose! I Love You, Toes! by Linda Davick
Sophie’s Squash by Pat Zietlow Miller
New Illustrator Honor Books
My Grandpa by Marta Altes
Take Me Out to the Yakyu by Aaron Meshon
Tea Party Rules by K. G. Campbell