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Recommended Reading: Steptoe Award

A collection of ALA's literature award winners and various notable reading lists.

image of the John Steptoe sealThe John Steptoe New Talent Award is established to affirm new talent and to offer visibility to excellence in writing and/or illustration which otherwise might be formally unacknowledged within a given year within the structure of the two awards given annually by the Coretta Scott King Task Force.

2017 Steptoe Winner - Author

2017 Steptoe Winner - Illustrator