Tuesday, June 23, 2020

SCBWI Announces 2020 Crystal Kite Winners

The winners of the 2020 Crystal Kite Awards have just been announced! Given to books in fifteen regions that represent excellence in the field of children’s literature, the Crystal Kites Awards are peer-selected, voted on by SCBWI members from local regions. Congratulations to the 2020 winners of this prestigious award and their wonderful books, proudly presented here by regional division.
Atlantic (Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, Wash DC, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland)
Australia, New Zealand
California, Hawaii
THE DOWNSTAIRS GIRL by Stacey Heather Lee
Mid South Division (Kansas, Arkansas, Tennessee, Kentucky, Missouri, Mississippi, Louisiana)
POETREE by Shauna LaVoy Reynolds, illustrated by Shahrzad Maydani
Middle East, India, Asia
Mid West Division (Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, Indiana, Ohio)
JUST LIKE RUBE GOLDBERG by Sarah Aronson, illustrated by Robert Neubecker
New England (Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island)
South East Division (Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Alabama
THE BOY WHO GREW A FOREST: The True Story of Jadav Payeng by Sophia Gholz, illustrated by Kayla Harren
South West Division (Nevada, Arizona, Utah, southern Idaho, Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico)
Texas, Oklahoma
HER OWN TWO FEET: A Rwandan Girl's Brave Fight to Walk by Meredith Davis and Rebeka Uwitonze
UK, Ireland
THE TIDE by Clare Welsh by Ashling Lindsay
Western Division (Washington, Oregon, Alaska, northern Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota)

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