The Walter Award
All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely
The Walter Honor Books
Enchanted Air: Two Cultures, Two Wings: A Memoir by Margarita Engle, illustrated by Edel Rodriguez
X: A Novel by Ilyasah Shabazz and Kekla Magoon
Take a look at our reading guide for All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely.
The 2016 Judging Committee
Kathie Weinberg (Co-Chair), Dhonielle Clayton (Co-Chair) Christine Taylor Butler, Edi Campbell, Sarah Park Dahlen, Maria E. Gentle, Todd Kreuger, Angie Manfredi, Rita E. Painter, Lessa Kanani’opua Pelayo-Lozada, Rafe Posey, Adeeba Afshan Rana, and Mindy Rhiger