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Virtual Book Display: Coretta Scott King Award Books

Books owned at SAU Library about Anit-Recism

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About the award

From the American Library Association: "The Coretta Scott King Book Awards are given annually to outstanding African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults that demonstrate an appreciation of African American culture and universal human values.  The award commemorates the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and honors his wife, Mrs. Coretta Scott King, for her courage and determination to continue the work for peace and world brotherhood. "

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Coretta Scott King Book Display

New Kid
The Stars Beneath Our Feet
The Skin I'm In
Monday's Not Coming
Another Way to Dance
The Moon Ring
Talkin' about Bessie
When I Was the Greatest
A Few Red Drops
Ellington Was Not a Street
Let It Shine
Chill Wind
Forged by Fire
Heaven by Angela Johnson
We Are the Ship
The Blacker the Berry