The EJK Award is a trailblazer in recognizing early career creators of outstanding multicultural children's picture books. Celebrate our extraordinary group of authors, illustrators and their books with your community.
Derrick Barnes, Sophie Blackall, Meg Medina, Shadra Strickland, Don Tate, and Shirin Yim Bridges discuss their passion and diversity in Children’s Literature. Recorded Webinar available soon.
Latinx Kid Lit: Meet the Makers
Bianca Diaz, Juana Martinez-Neal and Zeke Peña, gave us a tour of their studios and discussed the process of making an EJK Award Honor Book.
Kicking off a year-long celebration with EJK Award-themed virtual and in-person activities, guides, and themed book lists.