2014 Schneider Family Book Awards

The Schneider Family Book Awards “honor an author or illustrator for a book that embodies an artistic expression of the disability experience for child and adolescent audiences” (source). Here are this year’s winners:

  • Teen: Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein (Hyperion)
  • Middle School: Handbook for Dragon Slayers by Merrie Haskell (Harper Collins Children’s Books)
  • Children’s Book: A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin written by Jen Bryant, illustrated by Melissa Sweet (Alfred A. Knopf)
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