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Award Winning and Notable Children's Books PreK - 8

Award books for early books thru mid grade

About the AILA (American Indian Youth Literature Award)

The first AILA American Indian Youth Literature Awards were presented during the Joint Conference of Librarians of Color in 2006. Awarded biennially, the AIYLA identifies and honors the very best writing and illustrations by Native Americans and Indigenous peoples of North America. Books selected to receive the award present Indigenous North American peoples in the fullness of their humanity.

AIYLA (American Indian Youth Literature Award) Picture Book Award Winners

AIYLA (American Indian Youth Literature Award) Picture Book Honor Books

No Honors given this year.

AIYLA (American Indian Youth Literature Award) Middle Grade Book Award Winner

AIYLA (American Indian Youth Literature Award) Middle Grade Honor Book