The Judy Lopez Memorial Foundation
Women’s National Book Association/
Los Angeles Chapter
The Judy Lopez Memorial Award for Children’s Literature
Now in its 31st year
It’s all about good books for young readers.
The 2016 Winners
|The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley (Dial Books)|
|Stella by Starlight by Sharon M. Draper (Atheneum Books)|
|Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer by Kelly Jones (Alfred A. Knopf)|
|The Sign of the Cat by Lynne Jonell (Henry Holt)|
The award was presented in September at the Marina del Rey Hotel. Those in attendance were treated to inspiring speeches by Kelly Jones and Kimberley Brubaker Bradley, and a video acceptance speech by Sharon Draper.