Américas Book Award
Américas Award for Children’s & Young Adult Literature
2014 Call for Submissions
2013 Award Winners
The Revolution of Evelyn Serrano by Sonia Manzano. Scholastic Press.
2013 Honorable Mention
Martín de Porres: The Rose in the Desert by Gary D. Schmidt and illustrated by David Diaz. Clarion Books.
2013 Commended Titles
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Saénz. Simon & Schuster.
Drummer Boy of John John by Mark Greenwood, illustrated by Frané Lessac. Lee & Low Books, Inc.
In Darkness by Nick Lake. Bloomsbury.
Read the Press Release
Engage with Américas Award Books
- 2013 Annotated Bibliography
- Teaching resources
- Past Winners and Commended Titles
- Watch the 2012 Award Ceremony at the The Library of Congress
- Guides to Américas Award Books