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Award Winning and Notable Children's Books PreK - 8

Award books for early books thru mid grade

About the BCALA (Black Caucus of the American Library Association, Inc)

The BCALA (Black Caucus of the American Library Association, Inc.) awards will showcase and promote the exemplary works of Black authors and creators who are positively impacting the stories being told to the youth across the country.” Debuting in 2021, BCALA will bestow four awards. They are: a First Novelist Award, Fiction Award, Nonfiction Award, and a Graphic Novel Award.

BCALA First Novelist Award Winner 2021

BCALA First Novelist Honor Book 2021

BCALA Fiction Award Winner 2021

BCALA Fiction Honor Book 2021

BCALA Non Fiction Award Winner 2021

BCALA Non Fiction Honor Book 2021

BCALA Graphic Novel Award Winner 2021

BCALA Graphic Novel Honor Book 2021