SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

GOLDEN KITE AWARD WINNERS
Middle Grade Fiction:
Susan Hood – LIFEBOAT 12 (Simon & Schuster)
Non-Fiction for Younger Readers:
Barb Rosenstock – OTIS AND WILL DISCOVER THE DEEP (Little Brown)
 
Non-Fiction for Older Readers:
Elizabeth Partridge – BOOTS ON THE GROUND: AMERICA’S WAR IN VIETNAM (Viking)
 
Picture Book Illustration:
Becca Stadtlander – MADE BY HAND: A CRAFTS SAMPLER (Candlewick)
Picture Book Text:
Jessie Oliveris – THE REMEMBER BALLOONS (Simon & Schuster)
Young Adult Fiction:
Jane Yolen – MAPPING THE BONES (Philomel)
Sid Fleischman Award Winner:   
Crystal Allen – THE MAGNIFICENT MYA TIBBS: THE WALL OF FAME GAME (Balzer & Bray/HarperCollins)
GOLDEN KITE HONOR BOOKS
Middle Grade Fiction:
Susan Fletcher – JOURNEY OF THE PALE BEAR (Margaret K. McEldery Books)
Jewell Parker Rhodes – GHOST BOYS (Little Brown)
Dusti Bowling – 24 HOURS IN NOWHERE
 
Picture Book Text:
John Himmelman – FLOATY (Holt)
Cori Doerrfeld – THE RABBIT THAT LISTENED (Dial)
Troy Howell – WHALE IN A FISH BOWL (Schwartz & Wade)
Picture Book Illustration:
Barbara McClintock – NOTHING STOPPED SOPHIE (Little Brown)
Larry Day – FOUND (Simon & Schuster)
 
Young Adult Fiction:
Vesper Stamper – WHAT THE NIGHT SINGS (Knopf)
Elizabeth Acevedo – The Poet X (Harper Teen)