Duke Ellington: The Piano Prince and His Orchestra

Illustrated by Brian Pinkney, written by Andrea Davis Pinkney, and published by Hyperion Books for Children


Awards Won

Title Year
seal of Coretta Scott King Book Awards Coretta Scott King Book Awards

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Mrs. Coretta Scott King by recognizing outstanding books by African American authors and illustrators. The award encourages the artistic expression of the African American experience via literature and the graphic arts, including biographical, historical, and social history treatments.

1999 - Honor(s)