Paterson Prize for Books for Young People

Winners Abound!

Winner in the Grades 4-6 category:
Bird by Zetta Elliott, illustrated by Shadra Strickland

Honor Books in the Grades 4-6 category:
Buffalo Song by Joseph Bruchac, illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
Seven Miles to Freedom by Janet Halfmann, illustrated by Duane Smith
A Song for Cambodia by Michelle Lord, illustrated by Shino Arihara