Thursday, May 21, 2020
Finalists for the 2021 NSK Neustadt Prize for Children’s Literature Include Many Familiar Faces From Our SCBWI Community!
The finalists for the 2021 NSK Neustadt Prize for Children’s Literature are:
・Laurie Halse Anderson
・Linda Sue Park
・Cynthia Leitich Smith
The finalists were selected by an "international jury of accomplished writers and artists... with their sole criterion being the significant achievement of a writer or illustrator, either over a lifetime or in a single publication, as well as an ongoing, positive impact on children’s literature." The winner will be announced in October. Learn more here.
Congratulations, and good luck to all the finalists!
Illustrate and Write On,
P.S. - this does serve as an excellent reading list prompt, as well...