Other American Library Association Awards for Children's Books, 2003

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff

Also see the Caldecott Medal and the Newbery Medal winnners.

2003 Coretta Scott King Awards, honoring black authors and illustrators: (author):
Bronx Masquerade, Nikki Grimes (Dial Books)
Talkin' About Bessie: The Story of Aviator Elizabeth Coleman, E. B. Lewis (Orchard Books)
2003 Michael L. Printz Award for excellence in literature for young adults:Postcards from No Man's Land, Aidan Chambers (Dutton Books/Penguin Putnam)
2003 Robert F. Sibert Award for informational book: The Life and Death of Adolf Hitler, James Cross Giblin (Clarion)
2003 Margaret A. Edwards Award for a lifetime contribution in writing for young adults: Nancy Garden
2003 Andrew Carnegie Medal, for best children's video:So You Want to Be President? based on the book by Judith S. George and illustrated by David Small, produced by Paul R. Gagne and Melissa Reilly of Weston Woods Studios
2003 Mildred L. Batchelder Award, for best book originally published in a foreign language in a foreign country: The Thief Lord, written by Cornelia Funke in German and translated by Oliver Latsch (The Chicken House)
2003 May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Award: Ursula K. Le Guin
2003 Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for lasting contributions to children's literature: Eric Carle

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