2014 Book Award Ceremony RtCol

2014 Winners’ Acceptance Speeches

2014_BAwinner_DyckmanNew Writer
Ame Dyckman

“…It’s the Ezra Jack Keats Award! And his books are magic and a huge inspiration to me. I was speechless because I felt so honored.”
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2014_BAwinner_RobinsonNew Illustrator
Christian Robinson

“I am honored to be on a path that was created by… socially conscious artists such as Keats who recognized the importance of making sure all children can see a world in books that helps us accept ourselves and others.”
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