2018 Coretta Scott King Book Awards

AUTHOR AWARD WINNER

Piecing Me Together

Piecing Me Together by Renee Watson

AUTHOR HONOR BOOKS

Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut

Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut by Derrick Barnes, illustrated by Gordon C. James

Long Way Down

Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds

The Hate U Give

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

ILLUSTRATOR AWARD WINNER

Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets

Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets illustrated by Ekua Holmes, written by Kwame Alexander with Chris Colderly and Marjory Wentworth

ILLUSTRATOR HONOR BOOKS

Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut

Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut illustrated by Gordon C. James, written by Derrick Barnes

Before She Was Harriet

Before She Was Harriet: The Story of Harriet Tubman illustrated by James E. Ransome, written by Lesa Cline-Ransome