Carter G. Woodson Award Winning Books — View List of Books by Year


Click for more detail about Gordon Parks: No Excuses by Ann ParrClick for more detail about The Civil Rights Act of 1964 (At Issue in History) by Robert H. MayerClick for more detail about Celebrating Kwanzaa by Diane Hoyt-GoldsmithClick for more detail about Remembering Manzanar: Life in a Japanese Relocation Camp by Michael L. CooperClick for more detail about Step Right Up: How Doc and Jim Key Taught the World about Kindness by Donna Janell BowmanClick for more detail about Hector lives in the United States now: The story of a Mexican-American child by Joan HewettClick for more detail about March (Trilogy Slipcase Set) by John Lewis and Andrew AydinClick for more detail about Fifty Cents And A Dream: Young Booker T. Washington by Jabari AsimClick for more detail about Booker T. Washington and Education by John F. WukovitsClick for more detail about The Riches of Oseola McCarty by Evelyn ColemanClick for more detail about Dragonwings (Golden Mountain Chronicles (Prebound)) by Laurence YepClick for more detail about Surfer of the Century: The Life of Duke Kahanamoku by Ellie CroweClick for more detail about Alvin Ailey: Celebrating African-American Culture in Dance (African-American Biographies (Enslow)) by Barbara C. CruzClick for more detail about Slavery Time When I Was Chillun by Belinda HurmenceClick for more detail about Let It Shine: Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters by Andrea Davis PinkneyClick for more detail about Life in a Japanese American Internment Camp (Way People Live) by Diane YanceyClick for more detail about Konnichiwa! I Am a Japanese-American Girl by Tricia BrownClick for more detail about Alec’s Primer (Vermont Folklife Center Children’s Book Series) by Mildred Pitts WalterClick for more detail about Dark Harvest: Migrant Farmworkers in America by Brent K. AshabrannerClick for more detail about Buffalo Days by Diane Hoyt-GoldsmithClick for more detail about Princess Ka’iulani: Hope of a Nation, Heart of a People (Women of Spirit) by Sharon LinneaClick for more detail about Ella Fitzgerald: First Lady of Song by Katherine E KrohnClick for more detail about The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow by Richard WormserClick for more detail about Thurgood Marshall: A Life for Justice by James HaskinsClick for more detail about What I Had Was Singing: The Story of Marian Anderson (Trailblazer Biographies) by Jeri FerrisClick for more detail about Children of the Tlingit (World’s Children) by Frank J. StaubClick for more detail about James Van Derzee: The Picture-Takin’ Man by James HaskinsClick for more detail about Sequoyah’s Gift: A Portrait of the Cherokee Leader by Janet KlausnerClick for more detail about Marching to the Mountaintop: How Poverty, Labor Fights and Civil Rights Set the Stage for Martin Luther King Jr’s Final Hours by Ann BausumClick for more detail about How My Family Lives in America by Susan KuklinClick for more detail about This Land Is Our Land: A History of American Immigration by Linda Barrett OsborneClick for more detail about Children of the Civil Rights Era by Catherine A. WelchClick for more detail about Magic Windows/Ventanas mágicas (English and Spanish Edition) by Carmen Lomas GarzaClick for more detail about No Easy Answers: Bayard Rustin And The Civil Rights Movement (Civil Rights Leaders) by Calvin Craig MillerClick for more detail about John Lewis in the Lead: A Story of the Civil Rights Movement by Kathleen BensonClick for more detail about Dave The Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave by Laban Carrick HillClick for more detail about Black Hands, White Sails (Coretta Scott King Author Honor Books) by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick. McKissackClick for more detail about When the Children Marched: The Birmingham Civil Rights Movement (Prime) by Robert H. MayerClick for more detail about W.E.B. Dubois (Impact Biographies Series) by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick. McKissackClick for more detail about A Fence Away From Freedom by Ellen S. LevineClick for more detail about Sacagawea by Liselotte Erdrich and Julie BuffaloheadClick for more detail about Prince Estabrook, Slave and Soldier by Alice HinkleClick for more detail about The Daring Escape of Ellen Craft (On My Own History) by Cathy MooreClick for more detail about Harlem’s Little Blackbird by Renée WatsonClick for more detail about The Trouble They Seen: Black People Tell the Story of Reconstruction by Dorothy SterlingClick for more detail about Buffalo Hunt by Russell FreedmanClick for more detail about Starting Home: The Story of Horace Pippin, Painter (African-American Artists and Artisans) by Mary E. LyonsClick for more detail about The Children of Topaz: The Story of a Japanese-American Internment Camp: Based on a Classroom Diary by George W. Chilcoat and Michael O. TunnellClick for more detail about Madam C.J. Walker: Inventor and Millionaire (Famous African Americans) by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick. McKissackClick for more detail about Gwendolyn Brooks: Poet from Chicago (World Writers) by Martha E. RhynesClick for more detail about United States V. Amistad: Slave Ship Mutiny (Supreme Court Milestones) by Susan Dudley GoldClick for more detail about In America’s Shadow by Kimberly Komatsu, Kaleigh Komatsu, and Mitchell T. MakiClick for more detail about Harriet by Norma JohnstonClick for more detail about Multiethnic Teens and Cultural Identity (Hot Issues) by Barbara C. CruzClick for more detail about History Firsthand - Early Black Reformers (History Firsthand Series) by James TackachClick for more detail about Simeon’s Story: An Eyewitness Account Of The Kidnapping Of Emmett Till by Simeon Wright and Herb BoydClick for more detail about Celebrating Hanukkah by Diane Hoyt-GoldsmithClick for more detail about Children of the Relocation Camps (Picture the American Past) by Catherine A. WelchClick for more detail about The Girl from the Tar Paper School: Barbara Rose Johns and the Advent of the Civil Rights Movement by Teri KanefieldClick for more detail about Emancipation Proclamation: Lincoln And The Dawn Of Liberty by Tonya BoldenClick for more detail about Children of the Maya by Brent K. AshabrannerClick for more detail about Freedom Summer: The 1964 Struggle for Civil Rights in Mississippi by Susan Goldman RubinClick for more detail about The Great Migration: An American Story by Jacob LawrenceClick for more detail about In Two Worlds: A Yu’pik Eskimo Family by Aylette JennessClick for more detail about To Live in Two Worlds: American Indian Youth Today by Brent K. AshabrannerClick for more detail about The Power of One: Daisy Bates and the Little Rock Nine (Golden Kite Honors) by Dennis Brindell Fradin and Judith Bloom FradinClick for more detail about Carter G. Woodson: The Man Who Put “Black” in American History by James HaskinsClick for more detail about I Am Rosa Parks (Penguin Young Readers, Level 4) by Rosa Parks and Jim HaskinsClick for more detail about The Chinese Americans by Milton MeltzerClick for more detail about Songs from the Loom: A Navajo Girl Learns to Weave (We Are Still Here) by Monty RoesselClick for more detail about A Strong Right Arm: The Story of Mamie “Peanut” Johnson by Michelle Y GreenClick for more detail about The Life and Death of Crazy Horse by Russell Freedman and Amos Bad Heart BullClick for more detail about The Amazing Age of John Roy Lynch by Chris BartonClick for more detail about Native American Doctor: The Story of Susan Laflesche Picotte (Trailblazer Biographies) by Jeri FerrisClick for more detail about Cesar Chavez: The Struggle for Justice / Cesar Chavez: La lucha por la justicia by Richard Griswold del CastilloClick for more detail about Battlefields and Burial Grounds: The Indian Struggle to Protect Ancestral Graves in the United States by Roger Echo-Hawk and Walter R. Echo-HawkClick for more detail about Sojourner Truth: From Slave to Activist for Freedom (Library of American Lives and Times (Hardcover)) by Mary ButlerClick for more detail about Sophisticated Ladies: the Great Women of Jazz by Leslie GourseClick for more detail about Black Stars of the Harlem Renaissance by James Haskins, Eleanora E. Tate, Clinton Cox, and Brenda WilkinsonClick for more detail about Dear Miss Breed: True Stories of the Japanese American Incarceration During World War II and a Librarian Who Made a Difference by Joanne OppenheimClick for more detail about Sorrow’s Kitchen: The Life and Folklore of Zora Neale Hurston by Mary E. LyonsClick for more detail about Black music in America: A history through its people by James HaskinsClick for more detail about Cesar Chavez: A Voice for Farmworkers (Latino Biography Library) by Barbara C. CruzClick for more detail about Maya Angelou: More Than a Poet by Elaine Slivinski LisandrelliClick for more detail about Coming Home: A True Story of Josh Gibson, Baseball’s Greatest Home Run Hitter by Nanette Mellage, Cornelius Van Wright, and Ying-Hwa HuClick for more detail about Rosa Parks by Eloise GreenfieldClick for more detail about Black & White: The Confrontation between Reverend Fred L. Shuttlesworth and Eugene “Bull” Connor by Larry Dane BrimnerClick for more detail about Ramadan by Suhaib Hamid GhaziClick for more detail about The Sound That Jazz Makes by Carole Boston WeatherfordClick for more detail about Marian Anderson by Charles PattersonClick for more detail about Black and White Airmen: Their True History by John FleischmanClick for more detail about Answering the Cry for Freedom: Stories of African Americans and the American Revolution by Gretchen WoelfleClick for more detail about Make a Joyful Noise Unto the Lord! the Life of Mahalia Jackson, Queen of Gospel Singers (Women of America) by Jesse JacksonClick for more detail about Denied, Detained, Deported: Stories from the Dark Side of American Immigration by Ann BausumClick for more detail about The Princess of the Press: The Story of Ida B. Wells-Barnett (Rainbow Biography) by Angela S. MedearisClick for more detail about Through My Eyes by Ruby BridgesClick for more detail about Now Is Your Time! The African-American Struggle for Freedom by Walter Dean MyersClick for more detail about Freedom Walkers: The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott (Bank Street College of Education Flora Stieglitz Straus Award (Awards)) by Russell FreedmanClick for more detail about Sitting Bull: Lakota Warrior and Defender of His People by S.D. NelsonClick for more detail about A cry from the earth: Music of the North American Indians by John BierhorstClick for more detail about Sitting Bull and His World by Albert MarrinClick for more detail about Breaking the Chains by David KatzClick for more detail about Teammates by Peter GolenbockClick for more detail about Walking the Road to Freedom: A Story about Sojourner Truth (Creative Minds Biography) by Jeri FerrisClick for more detail about Master of Mahogany: Tom Day, Free Black Cabinetmaker (African-American Artists and Artisans) by Mary E. LyonsClick for more detail about The Flight of Red Bird: The Life of Zitkala-Sa by Doreen RappaportClick for more detail about Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family’s Fight for Desegregation by Duncan TonatiuhClick for more detail about Morning Star, Black Sun: The Northern Cheyenne Indians and America’s Energy Crisis by Brent K. AshabrannerClick for more detail about Saga of the Sioux: An Adaptation from Dee Brown’s Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee by Dee BrownClick for more detail about The March on Washington by James HaskinsClick for more detail about New Kids In Town: Oral Histories Of Immigrant Teens (Scholastic Biography) by Janet BodeClick for more detail about The Year They Walked: Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott by Beatrice SiegelClick for more detail about Langston Hughes by Milton MeltzerClick for more detail about With One Sky Above Us: The Story of Chief Joseph and the Nez Perce Indians by Nancy PlainClick for more detail about Uh Huh!: The Story Of Ray Charles (Modern Music Masters) by John DuggleClick for more detail about Let Them Play (True Story) by Margot Theis Raven and Chris EllisonClick for more detail about Reaching Out by Francisco JiménezClick for more detail about Till Victory Is Won: Black Soldiers in the Civil War (Young Reader’s Hist- Civil War) by Zak MettgerClick for more detail about Story Painter: The Life of Jacob Lawrence by John DugglebyClick for more detail about Leon’s Story by Leon Walter TillageClick for more detail about Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up By Sitting Down by Andrea Davis PinkneyClick for more detail about Dear Benjamin Banneker by Andrea Davis PinkneyClick for more detail about Pueblo Storyteller by Diane Hoyt-GoldsmithClick for more detail about Carter G. Woodson: The Father of Black History (Great African Americans Series) by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick. McKissackClick for more detail about Mountain Chef: How One Man Lost His Groceries, Changed His Plans, and Helped Cook Up the National Park Service by Annette Bay PimentelClick for more detail about Ang Lee (Asian Americans of Achievement) by Clifford W. MillsClick for more detail about Arctic Explorer: The Story of Matthew Henson (Trailblazer Biographies) by Jeri FerrisClick for more detail about Roberto Clemente: Baseball’s Humanitarian Hero (Trailblazer Biographies) by Heron MarquezClick for more detail about Many Thousand Gone: African Americans from Slavery to Freedom (A Borzoi book) by Virginia HamiltonClick for more detail about Don’t Throw Away Your Stick Till You Cross the River: The Journey of an Ordinary Man by Vincent Collin Beach and Anni BeachClick for more detail about Daniel Inouye (Crowell Biographies) by Jane Goodsell and Haru WellsClick for more detail about Passenger on the Pearl: The True Story of Emily Edmonson’s Flight from Slavery by Winifred ConklingClick for more detail about Paul Robeson: Hero Before His Time (Biographies) by Rebecca LarsenClick for more detail about Shadow Catcher: How Edward S. Curtis Documented American Indian Dignity and Beauty (Captured History) by Michael BurganClick for more detail about Atlas of Asian-American History (Facts on File Library of American History) by Monique AvakianClick for more detail about A Boy Named Beckoning: The True Story of Dr. Carlos Montezuma, Native American Hero by Gina CapaldiClick for more detail about Women of Hope: African-Americans Who Made a Difference by Joyce HansenClick for more detail about The “Mississippi Burning” Civil Rights Murder Conspiracy Trial: A Headline Court Case (Headline Court Cases) by Harvey FiresideClick for more detail about Searching For Sarah Rector: The Richest Black Girl In America by Tonya BoldenClick for more detail about Pride Against Prejudice: The Biography of Larry Doby (Contributions in Afro-American and African Studies) by Joseph MooreClick for more detail about Matthew Henson: Co-Discoverer of the North Pole (African-American Biographies (Raintree Paperback)) by Laura Baskes Litwin and Luara Baskes LitwinClick for more detail about Jim Thorpe’s Bright Path by Joseph BruchacClick for more detail about Growing Season: The Life of a Migrant Community by David HasslerClick for more detail about Living in Two Worlds by Maxine B. Rosenberg and George AnconaClick for more detail about Native American Testimony: A Chronicle of Indian-White Relations from Prophecy to the Present, 1492-2000, Revised Edition by Peter NabokovClick for more detail about Celebrating Chinese New Year by Diane Hoyt-GoldsmithClick for more detail about The First Step: How One Girl Put Segregation on Trial by Susan E. GoodmanClick for more detail about Up Before Daybreak: Cotton And People In America by Deborah HopkinsonClick for more detail about Edmonia Lewis: Wildfire in Marble by Rinna Evelyn WolfeClick for more detail about Stolen into Slavery: The True Story of Solomon Northup, Free Black Man by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell FradinClick for more detail about Issues in Racism by Mary E. WilliamsClick for more detail about Hoang Anh A Vietnamese-American Boy by Diane Hoyt-GoldsmithClick for more detail about Hey, Charleston!: The True Story of the Jenkins Orphanage Band by Anne F. RockwellClick for more detail about The Rise of Jim Crow (Drama of African-American History) by James HaskinsClick for more detail about Music Was IT: Young Leonard Bernstein (Junior Library Guild Selection) by Susan Goldman RubinClick for more detail about An Unspeakable Crime: The Prosecution and Persecution of Leo Frank by Elaine Marie AlphinClick for more detail about The Tuskegee Airmen: Black Heroes of World War II by Jacqueline L. HarrisClick for more detail about Red Bird Sings: The Story of Zitkala-Sa, Native American Author, Musician, and Activist by Q. L. Pearce and Gina CapaldiClick for more detail about Roberto Clemente: Pride of the Pittsburgh Pirates by Jonah WinterClick for more detail about A Long Hard Journey: The Story Of The Pullman Porter by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick. McKissackClick for more detail about A Nation’s Hope: the Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis by Matt De La PeñaClick for more detail about Racial Prejudice (Issues in American History) by Elaine PascoeClick for more detail about The Voice That Challenged a Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights by Russell FreedmanClick for more detail about Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice by Phillip HooseClick for more detail about Mexico and the United States: Their Linked Destinies by Ernest Barksdale FincherClick for more detail about The Last Princess: The Story of Princess Ka’Iulani of Hawai’I by Fay StanleyClick for more detail about Louis Sockalexis: Native American Baseball Pioneer by Bill WiseClick for more detail about War Cry on a Prayer Feather: Prose and Poetry of the Ute Indians by Nancy WoodClick for more detail about The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights by Steve SheinkinClick for more detail about Mississippi Challenge by Mildred Pitts WalterClick for more detail about Vilma Martinez (Raintree Hispanic Stories) by Corinn CodyeClick for more detail about You May Plow Here - the Narrative of Sara Brooks by Sara BrooksClick for more detail about Red-Tail Angels: The Story Of The Tuskegee Airmen Of World War Ii by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick. McKissackClick for more detail about Outward Dreams: Black Inventors and Their Inventions by James HaskinsClick for more detail about Shining Star: The Anna May Wong Story by Paula YooClick for more detail about The Japanese American Family Album (American Family Albums) by Dorothy Hoobler and Thomas HooblerClick for more detail about Bad News For Outlaws: The Remarkable Life Of Bass Reeves, Deputy U. S. Marshal by Vaunda Micheaux NelsonClick for more detail about Seeds of Freedom: The Peaceful Integration of Huntsville, Alabama by Hester BassClick for more detail about Lincoln and Douglass: An American Friendship by Nikki GiovanniClick for more detail about Poet: The Remarkable Story of George Moses Horton by Don TateClick for more detail about Our Golda: The Story of Golda Meir (Women of Our Time) by David A. AdlerClick for more detail about Harvesting Hope: The Story of Cesar Chavez by Kathleen Krull