The Coretta Scott King Award, presented annually by the Association for Library Service to Children of the American Library Association, recognizes outstanding contributions in African American literature written for a youth audience.
HEART AND SOUL
The Story of America and African Americans
By Kadir Nelson
An elderly woman sheds light on American--and African American--history as she recounts her life story, which includes events from abolition to the Great Migration and the Civil Rights movement and is filled with hope, courage, and injustice.