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Coretta Scott King Book Awards

The awards were founded in 1969 in order to promote minority writers, with the first author awarded the prize in 1970. Awards for illustrators were added in 1974.

Author Winners & Honor Books 1980-1989

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Illustrator Winners & Honor Books 1980-1989

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No Honor Books were given in 1980

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No Honor Books were given in 1984

No illustrator award was given in 1985

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