SCBWI Announces Golden Kite Award Finalists

For the first time in its history, the SCWBI has announced a list of Golden Kite Award finalists.

The Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) has announced finalists for the Golden Kite  Awards for the first time in the award's nearly 50-year history. The Golden Kite Awards recognize excellence in children’s literature in seven categories: Middle Grade/Young Reader Fiction; Young Adult Fiction; Nonfiction Text for Younger Readers; Nonfiction Text for Older Readers; Picture Book Text; and Picture Book Illustration.

The Sid Fleischmann Humor Award is given to the author who exemplifies excellence in humor writing.

The awards will be announced February 19 in a virtual ceremony that will launch SCBWI's virtual conference.

For the for list of finalists, see the SCBWI press release below.


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