Other American Library Association Awards for Children's Books, 2005

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff

Also see the Caldecott Medal and the Newbery Medal winnners.

2005 Coretta Scott King Awards, honoring black authors and illustrators: (author):
Remember: The Journey to School Integration, Toni Morrison (Houghton Mifflin)
Ellington Was Not a Street, Kadir A. Nelson (Simon & Schuster)
(John Steptoe new talent author):
Missy Violet and Me, Barbara Hathaway (Houghton Mifflin)
(John Steptoe new talent illustrator):
Jazzy Miz Mozetta, Frank Morrison (Farrar Straus Giroux)
2005 Michael L. Printz Award for excellence in literature for young adults:how i live now, Meg Rosoff (Random House)
2005 Robert F. Sibert Award for informational book: The Voice that Challenged a Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights, Russell Freedman (Clarion Books)
2005 Andrew Carnegie Medal, for best children's video:The Dot, based on the book written by Peter H. Reynolds, produced by Paul R. Gagne and Melissa Reilly of Weston Woods Studios
2005 Mildred L. Batchelder Award, for best book originally published in a foreign language in a foreign country: The Shadows of Ghadames, written by Joëlle Stolz in French and translated by Catherine Temerson (Delacorte Press/Random House)
2005 May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Award: Russell Freedman
Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for lasting contributions to children's literature: Laurence Yep

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