John Steptoe's Books, Awards & Honors

ILLUSTRATED BY JOHN STEPTOE

Lucille Clifton, All Us Come Cross the Water, Holt, 1973

Eloise Greenfield, She Come Bringing Me That Little Baby Girl, Lippincott, 1974

Rosa Guy, Mother Crocodile, Delacorte, 1981
The Coretta Scott King Award for Illustration
The 1989 Milner Award
Voted by Atlanta schoolchildren for their favorite author

Arnold Adoff, OUTside INside Poems, Lothrop, 1981
ALA Notable Booklist Children's Editor's Choice

Arnold Adoff, All the Colors of the Race, Lothrop, 1982
An ALA Notable Book
Reading Rainbow Highlighted Book

Barbara Cohen. Thank You, Jackie Robinson by HarperCollins, 1987
An ALA Notable Book

Rosa Guy, MOTHER CROCODILE, Doubleday Books for Young Readers, 1993
The Coretta Scott King Award for Illustration, 1987
The 1989 Milner Award
Voted by Atlanta schoolchildren for their favorite author

WRITTEN & ILLUSTRATED BY JOHN STEPTOE

Stevie, Harper & Row, 1969/1986

Uptown, Harper & Row, 1970

Train Ride, Harper & Row, 1971

Birthday, Holt, 1972

My Special Best Words, Viking, 1974

Marcia, Viking, 1976

Daddy Is a Monster...Sometimes, Lippincott, 1980

Jeffrey Bear Cleans Up His Act, Lothrop, 1983
ALA Notable Booklist Children's Editor's Choice

The Story of Jumping Mouse, Lothrop, 1984
The Caldecott Award
An ALA Notable Book
Horn Book Fanfare Honor List

Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters, Lothrop, 1987
The Caldecott Award
An ALA Notable Book
The Coretta Scott King Award for Illustration
Boston Globe/Horn Book Award for Illustration
Reading Rainbow Featured Book

Baby Says, Lothrop, 1988

WRITTEN BY JOHN STEPTOE

Creativity, illustrated by E. B. Lewis, Clarion Books, 1997