Bird

Year this Award was Won: 
2 009
Award Win Active Date: 
Sunday, December 31, 1899 - 18:00
Defunct Winner UID: 
673
Winner Rank: 
SLCT
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Bird
Winner Description: 
Written by Zetta Elliott. Illus. by Shadra Strickland. Published by Lee & Low.
Winner Blurb: 

A young boy, Mehkai, nicknamed Bird because he loves to draw birds, finds solace in his art work as his beloved grandfather dies and his admired older brother Marcus succumbs to drug addiction. (2009 Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe New Talent Author Award)

Title of a book, article or other published item (this will display to the public): 
Bird
ISBN of the winning item: 
9781600602412
What type of media is this winner?: 
Book
Winner Detail Create Date: 
Friday, July 10, 2009 - 11:23
Winner Detail Change Date: 
Monday, September 21, 2009 - 08:48
Winner Detail Change ID: 
218
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