Schneider Family Book Award: Artistic Expression of the Disability Experience
By Bianca Schulze, The Children’s Book Review
Published: January 10, 2011
The Schneider Family Book Award is given to books that embody an artistic expression of the disability experience. The awards are announced by the American Library Association (ALA) …
“The Pirate of Kindergarten,” written by George Ella Lyon, illustrated by Lynne Avril and published by Atheneum Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Division, wins the award for children ages 0 to 10.
“After Ever After,” written by Jordan Sonnenblick and published by Scholastic Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., is the winner of the middle-school.
The teen award winner is “Five Flavors of Dumb,” written by Antony John and published by Dial Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc.
If you are interested in discovering more books that embody an artistic expression of the disability experience, take a look at more Schneider Family Book Award winners announced by the American Library Association (ALA). Or peruse many more notable books in our Award Winners category.