Grace Lin is this 2022 winner of the Children’s Literature Legacy Award. Check out some great books by her! “The purpose of the Children’s Literature Legacy Award is to recognize an author or illustrator whose books, published in the United States, have over a period of years made a substantial and lasting contribution to literature for children through books that demonstrate integrity and respect for all children’s lives and experiences.” Suggested ages are from the publisher’s website or library catalog.
Traveling? Get your kids ready with fiction and a nonfiction book about each state! (Michigan, Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Indiana, Ohio!)