NCTE Orbis Pictus Award
The NCTE Orbis Pictus Award was established in 1989 to promote and recognize excellence in the writing of nonfiction for children. Orbis Pictus commemorates the work of Johannes Amos Comenius, Orbis Pictus- The World in Pictures(1658), considered to be the first book actually planned for children.
Select the book title to check for availability (opens up in a pop-up window).
Awards by Year
2020 A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech that Inspired a Nation - Barry Wittenstein E 185.97 .K5W588 2019
2016 Some Writer the Story of EB White - Melissa Sweet PS3545.H5187 Z926 2016
2015 Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina & New Orleans - Don Brown HV636 2005.N4 B75 2015
2012 Monsieur Marceau - Leda Schubert PN1986.M3 .S48 2012