March 27, 2013

2013 Golden Kite Award Winning Children's Books

On March 1, 2013, the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators presented the winners of the 2013 Golden Kite Awards.  These awards are given annually to writers and illustrators of children's books published in the previous year in the categories of Fiction, Non-Fiction, Picture Book Text, and Picture Book Illustrations.  The four 2013 winners are:

The Five Lives of Our Cat Zook, written by Joanne Rocklin
Noah Webster and His Words, written by Jeri Chase Ferris
Me and Momma and Big John, written by Mara Rockliff and illustrated by William Low
Lester's Dreadful Sweaters, written and illustrated by KG Campbell

Congratulations to these wonderful books.

2013 Golden Kite Award Winning Children's Books originally appeared in Books My Children Read on March 27, 2013.

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