Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Awards Program
Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Book Award
Each year, Krieger Schechter Day School students participate in the Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Book Awards Program, along with 70,000 other students in Maryland schools, to select winners in the Picture Book, Chapter Book, and Graphic Novel categories.
National Children’s Book Award Winners
The national children’s book award winners have been announced for 2020.
Coretta Scott King Book Award – Author Winner: The New Kid, written and illustrated by Jerry Craft
Illustrator Winner: The Undefeated illustrated by Kadir Nelson, written by Kwame Alexander
Past Coretta Scott King Awards
Sydney Taylor Jewish Book Awards – Picture Book Winner: The Book Rescuer: How a Mensch from Massachusetts Saved Yiddish Literature for Generations to Come by Sue Macy, illustrated by Stacy Innerst
Middle Grade Winner: White Bird: A Wonder Story by R.J. Palacio
For Teen Readers: Someday We Will Fly by Rachel Dewoskin
Past Sydney Taylor Book Awards