Coretta Scott King Book Awards Merchandise

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Books & Video

coretta scott king book awards 1970–2004

Coretta Scott King Awards, 1970-2004

Celebrating 35 years of African-American contributions to children’s literature, this valuable selection tool and a teaching resource is useful both in schools for children and in library science programs. This edition features:

  • Comprehensive listings and annotations of all winners of the Coretta Scott King Awards from 1969 to 2004
  • Updated biographies of notable African-American writers and illustrators
  • A sixteen-page color section features illustrations for awardwinning books
  • A personal look at what motivates and inspires contributors to African-American literature and art


coretta scott king award video

Coretta Scott King Award Video

An engaging video on the Coretta Scott King award, highlights of the past recipients, and details on winning books and authors. Produced in 2001. Books not included.



Posters

lift every voice poster

Lift Every Voice Poster (22" x 28")

This beautiful new poster is based on the James Weldon Johnson song "Lift Every Voice and Sing," which has come to be known as the black national anthem. The art was specially created by Kadir Nelson to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Coretta Scott King Book Awards in 2009. The artist has won multiple Coretta Scott King Awards and a Caldecott Honor. Special thanks to Kadir Nelson.



award winning poster (ya)

Award Winning Poster (YA) (22" x 28")

Inspire library patrons—young and old—to become "award winning readers" by seeking out ALA's award winning books for young adults.



award winning poster (children's)

Award Winning Poster (Children's) (22" x 28")

Inspire library patrons—young and old—to become "award winning readers" by seeking out ALA's award winning books for children.



Bookmarks

lift every voice bookmark

Lift Every Voice Bookmark (100/pack, 6" x 2")

This beautiful new bookmark is based on the James Weldon Johnson song "Lift Every Voice and Sing," which has come to be known as the black national anthem. The art was specially created by Kadir Nelson to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Coretta Scott King Book Awards in 2009 and makes a great accompaniment to the Lift Every Voice Poster.



2008 coretta scott king award bookmark

2008 Coretta Scott King Award Bookmark (100/pack, 6" x 2")

Inspire library patrons to become "award-winning readers" by seeking out ALA's award-winning books. This colorful bookmark celebrates the 2008 Coretta Scott King Author and Illustrator winners.



2008 newbery award bookmark

2008 Newbery Award Bookmark (100/pack, 6" x 2")

Inspire library patrons to become "award-winning readers" by seeking out ALA's award-winning books. This exclusive bookmark features the 2008 Newbery winners, including 2008 Coretta Scott King Book Award Author winner Christopher Paul Curtis (Elijah of Buxton)!



Seals

coretta scott king book awards seal - winner

Coretta Scott King Book Awards, Winner Seal (Bronze) (24/pack)

Embossed foil bronze seals highlight the award books in your collection.



coretta scott king book awards seal - honor

Coretta Scott King Book Awards, Honor Seals (Pewter) (24/pack)

Embossed foil pewter seals highlight the honor books in your collection.



coretta scott king book awards seal - john steptoe

Coretta Scott King Book Awards, John Steptoe Award for New Talent Seals (24/pack)

Embossed foil seals highlight the honor books in your collection.



ala children's book award seals set

Award Seal Set (24/pack, 14 seals)

Show off the award-winning books in your collection! This special set includes 1 pack (24 seals per pack) of each of the following awards (14 seals in total): Caldecott Gold and Silver, Newbery Gold and Silver, Coretta Scott King Bronze and Pewter, Pura Belpré Gold and Silver, Printz Gold and Silver, Sibert Gold and Silver, Edwards Award, and the Notable Book Seal.