King, Jr. and to honor his wife Coretta Scott King "for her courage and determination to continue his work for peace and world brotherhood." Each year the award is given to an African American illustrator who has published a book that will be an outstanding, inspirational, and educational contribution to children's literature. Honor books for this award may be found on the American Library Association’s website under Awards & Grants: http://www.ala.org/awardsgrants/
Few libraries will have all the books you need at the time you need them.
The Other Libraries and Collections link on the UALR Ottenheimer Library Web site helps you locate books in area libraries. Select a library from the list and search their online catalog for the book you want.