The American Library Association is slowly posting videos of authors and illustrators thanking book award committee members. (I'm trying to be patient, but I want to share ALL of the videos with my students. Patience, Mr. Schu. Patience.) As new videos are posted, I'll update this blog post.
Andrea Davis Pinkney won the Coretta Scott King Book Award author award for Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America.
Newbery Medalist Katherine Paterson is thrilled she won the 2013 Laura Ingalls Wilder Award.
Steve Sheinkin's BOMB earned three shiny stickers.