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See You in Chicago by CSK Author Award co-winner Andrew Aydin

Editor’s note: The 2017 Coretta Scott King Author Award acceptance speeches for March: Book Three by coauthors John Lewis and Andrew Aydin that we would normally publish in this issue were not available at press time. John Lewis and Andrew Aydin are scheduled to deliver their acceptances at the CSK...
      

Winning!

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If John Lewis (pictured above at the march in Atlanta on Saturday) hasn't made enough history, he is also the first person to win four awards in one day from the ALA: Lewis's book March: Book Three, written with Andrew Aydin and illustrated by Nate Powell, this morning won the Coretta Scott...
      

March: Book Three

I know that my anticipation for March: Book Three, the final book in John Lewis's trilogy, matched that of everyone who read the first two graphic novels chronicling the U.S. Civil Rights Movement. Obviously, the National Book Award committee felt the same excitement, as it was awarded the Young People’s Literature award...
      

2016 National Book Award Winner

The winner of the 2016 National Book Award for Young People's Literature is March: Book Three by John Lewis and Andrew Aydin; illus. by Nate Powell.Read The Horn Book's reviews of the March trilogy here:March: Book OneMarch: Book TwoMarch: Book ThreeAnd you can read our Five Questions interview with the...
      

Review of Preaching to the Chickens: The Story of Young John Lewis

Preaching to the Chickens: The Story of Young John Lewisby Jabari Asim; illus. by E. B. LewisPrimary    Paulsen/Penguin    32 pp.10/16    978-0-399-16856-7    $16.99    gJohn Lewis, longtime member of the U.S. House of Representatives, was a member of the “Big Six” during the 1963 March on Washington and went on to solidify...
      

Review of March: Book Three

March: Book Threeby John Lewis and Andrew Aydin; illus. by Nate PowellMiddle School, High School  Top Shelf Productions  254 pp.8/16    978-1-60309-402-3    $19.99    gThis final volume (March: Book One, rev. 1/14; March: Book Two, rev. 5/15) includes the expected and necessary set pieces from the civil rights movement:...
      

Five questions for John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell

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“To the past and future children of the movement,” reads the dedication of March: Book Three (Top Shelf, 14 years and up), the concluding volume in the graphic-novel memoir trilogy about the life of Congressman John Lewis, a sitting congressman since 1987 and hero of the Civil Rights Movement. Congressman...
      

Review of March: Book Two

March: Book Twoby John Lewis and Andrew Aydin; illus. by Nate PowellMiddle School, High School   Top Shelf Productions   192 pp.1/15   978-1-60309-400-9   $19.95   gLewis and Aydin begin this second volume of the graphic memoir trilogy in Washington, DC, on January 20, 2009 (President Obama’s first inauguration), then they move back in...
      

Review of March: Book One

March: Book Oneby John Lewis and Andrew Aydin; illus. by Nate PowellMiddle School, High School   Top Shelf Productions   128 pp.8/13   978-1-60309-300-2   $14.95Congressman John Lewis — the last surviving member of the “Big Six” civil rights leaders — recounts his formative years in this first volume of a planned trilogy. The...

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