Other American Library Association Awards for Children's Books, 1998
(For books published in 1997)
Also see the Caldecott Medal and the Newbery Medal winnners.
|The Coretta Scott King Award: ||(author): |
| Forged by Fire, Sharon Draper (Atheneum); |
|In Daddy's Arms I Am Tall, Javaka Steptoe (Lee & Low)|
|Coretta Scott King Honor Books: ||(author): |
|I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly, Joyce Hansen (Scholastic Press); |
|Bayard Rustin: Behind the Scenes of the Civil Rights Movement, James Haskins (Hyperion); |
|Ashley Bryan's ABC of African American Poetry, Ashley Bryan (Atheneum); |
|The Hunterman and the Crocodile, Baba Wague Diaktie (Scholastic Press); |
|Harlem, Christopher Myers (Scholastic Press)|
|The Mildred Batchelder Award, for best book originally published in a foreign language: || The Robber and Me, by Josef Holub, originally published in Germany (Henry Holt & Co.)|
|Margaret A. Edwards Award for Outstanding Literature for Young Adults: || Madeleine L'Engle, a lifetime achievement award|
|The Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for lasting contributions to children's literature: ||Russell Freedman|
Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.