- Author:Angela Johnson
- Publisher:Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers; First Edition edition (June 1, 2003)
- Pages:144 pages
- Subcategory:Literature & Fiction
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Bobby, the teenage artist and single-parent dad in Johnson's Coretta Scott King Award winner, Heaven (1998), tells his story here
view Kindle eBook view Audible audiobook. Bobby, the teenage artist and single-parent dad in Johnson's Coretta Scott King Award winner, Heaven (1998), tells his story here. At 16, he's scared to be raising his baby, Feather, but he's totally devoted to caring for her, even as she keeps him up all night, and he knows that his college plans are on hold.
The Coretta Scott King Award is an annual award presented by the Ethnic & Multicultural Information Exchange Round Table, part of the American Library Association (ALA). Named for Coretta Scott King, wife of Martin Luther King, J. this award recognizes outstanding books for young adults and children by African Americans that reflect the African-American experience. Awards are given both to authors and to illustrators.
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Coretta Scott King (née Scott; April 27, 1927 – January 30, 2006) was an American author, activist, civil rights leader, and the wife of Martin Luther King Jr. An active advocate for African-American equality, she was a leader for the Civil Rights M. . An active advocate for African-American equality, she was a leader for the Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s. King was also a singer who often incorporated music into her civil rights work. King met her husband while attending graduate school in Boston. They both became increasingly active in the American Civil Rights Movement.
2019 Coretta Scott King-Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement (Practitioner).
Coretta Scott King Award. Coretta Scott King Award. Awarded for. (Book Awards) the most distinguished portrayal of African American experience in literature for children or teens. The Coretta Scott King Award Seal was designed by artist Lev Mills in 1974; bronze for winning books and pewter for honor books. There has since been a revision of the seal; a bronze and black seal for winners, pewter and black for honors .
Coretta Scott King Award for Illustrator (2019). Claire Hartfield (Goodreads Author). Coretta Scott King Award for Author (2019).
The Coretta Scott King Award is an annual award presented by the Ethnic & Multicultural Information Exchange . First Part Last,The !The First Part Last. "Coretta Scott King Book Award Recipients: Current and Past". American Library Association. this award recognizes outstanding African American authors and illustrators, and is awarded for books about the African American experience, that are written for a youth audience (high school or below).
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The Coretta Scott King Book Award was founded in 1969 to honour the .
The Coretta Scott King Book Award was founded in 1969 to honour the life and work of Martin Luther King, J. and his wife, Coretta Scott King. Initially, only an annual award was presented, with the first recipient being Lillie Patterson in 1970 for Martin Luther King, J. Man of Peace (1969). The Coretta Scott King-Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement, covering an author’s or illustrator’s entire body of children’s work, was inaugurated in 2010 in honour of King and children’s book author Virginia Hamilton. The first recipient was Walter Dean Myers.