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Carter G. Woodson Book Award, 1974-2018

Carter G. Woodson Book Award, 1974-2018

Resources for the titles recognized by this award since its inception in 1974 -- honoring sensitive and accurate depictions of ethnicity
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Jim Thorpe's Bright Path
  • by Joseph Bruchac and S.D. Nelson
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Winner, 2005)
  • Multimedia Resources: 22
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    Amazing Age of John Roy Lynch, The
  • by Chris Barton and Don Tate
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Winner, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 22
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    Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up by Sitting Down
  • by Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Winner, 2011)
    Jane Addams Award (Honor, 2011)
  • Multimedia Resources: 20
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    Harlem's Little Blackbird
  • by Renée Watson and Christian Robinson
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Honor, 2013)
    Ridgway Award (Honor, 2013)
  • Multimedia Resources: 19
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    Dragonwings
  • by Laurence Yep
  • Multimedia Resources: 18
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    Now Is Your Time!: The African-American Struggle for Freedom
  • by Walter Dean Myers
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Honor, 1992)
    CSK Book Awards (Winner, 1992)
    Jane Addams Award (Honor, 1992)
  • Multimedia Resources: 15
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    Many Thousand Gone: African Americans from Slavery to Freedom
  • by Virginia Hamilton, Leo Dillon, and Diane Dillon
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Honor, 1994)
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    Lincoln and Douglass: An American Friendship
  • by Nikki Giovanni and Bryan Collier
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Winner, 2009)
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library
  • by Carole Boston Weatherford and Eric Velasquez
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    First Step, The: How One Girl Put Segregation on Trial
  • by Susan E. Goodman and E.B. Lewis
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Great Migration, The: An American Story
  • by Jacob Lawrence and Walter Dean Myers
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Honor, 1994)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Roberto Clemente: Pride of the Pittsburgh Pirates
  • by Jonah Winter and Raúl Colón
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Through My Eyes
  • by Ruby Bridges and Margo Lundell
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Seeds of Freedom: The Peaceful Integration of Huntsville, Alabama
  • by Hester Bass and E.B. Lewis
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Honor, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Dear Benjamin Banneker
  • by Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Honor, 1996)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Reaching Out
  • by Francisco Jiménez
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Let It Shine: Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters
  • by Andrea Davis Pinkney and Stephen Alcorn
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Fifty Cents and a Dream: Young Booker T. Washington
  • by Jabari Asim and Bryan Collier
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Winner, 2013)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Black Hands, White Sails: The Story of African-American Whalers
  • by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick McKissack
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Honor, 2000)
    CSK Book Awards (Honor, 2000)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Answering the Cry for Freedom: Stories of African Americans and the American Revolution
  • by Gretchen Woelfle and R. Gregory Christie
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Honor, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Emancipation Proclamation: Lincoln and the Dawn of Liberty
  • by Tonya Bolden
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Nation's Hope, A: The Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis
  • by Matt de la Peña and Kadir Nelson
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Honor, 2012)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Sound That Jazz Makes, The
  • by Carole Boston Weatherford and Eric Velasquez
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Winner, 2001)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Fred Korematsu Speaks Up
  • by Laura Atkins and Stan Yogi
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Winner, 2018)
    Jane Addams Award (Honor, 2018)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Twelve Days in May: Freedom Ride 1961
  • by Larry Dane Brimner
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Winner, 2018)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2018)
    Sibert Medal (Winner, 2018)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Searching for Sarah Rector: The Richest Black Girl in America
  • by Tonya Bolden
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Honor, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Hey, Charleston!: The True Story of the Jenkins Orphanage Band
  • by Anne Rockwell and Colin Bootman
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Winner, 2014)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Shining Star: The Anna May Wong Story
  • by Paula Yoo and Lin Wang
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Winner, 2010)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Magic Windows / Ventanas Magicas
  • by Carmen Lomas Garza
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    John Lewis in the Lead: A Story of the Civil Rights Movement
  • by James Haskins, Kathleen Benson, and Benny Andrews
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Winner, 2007)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Long Hard Journey, A: The Story of the Pullman Porter
  • by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick McKissack
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    I Am Rosa Parks
  • by Rosa Parks, Wil Clay, and James Haskins
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Honor, 1998)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Sitting Bull: Lakota Warrior and Defender of His People
  • by S.D. Nelson
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Honor, 2016)
    American Indian Award (Honor, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Freedom Summer: The 1964 Struggle for Civil Rights in Mississippi
  • by Susan Goldman Rubin
  • Carter G. Woodson Award (Honor, 2015)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 6
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