Children's Literature - Children's Authors
Every year, a writer or illustrator is honored with the Children’s Literature Legacy award.
This award is given to “an author or illustrator whose books...have made, over a period of years, a substantial and lasting contribution to literature for children through books that demonstrate integrity and respect for all children’s lives and experiences” (Association for Library Services to Children”.
You may be wondering...
What’s the big deal?
Why are these authors and illustrators given legacy status?
Use the documents below to successful complete your research.