Schneider Family Book Awards

The Schneider Family Book Awards honor an author or illustrator for a book that embodies an artistic expression of the disability experience for child and adolescent audiences.

For more information see: The Schneider Family Book Awards

2023 Author & Illustrator Award Winners


Natalie Lloyd

| 2023 Middle Grade Award

Listen: How Evely Glennie, a Deaf Girl, Changed Percussion

Shannon Stocker |  2023 Young Children Award

2022 Author & Illustrator Award Winners

Words in My Hands


| 2022 Teen Award

A Bird Will Soar

Alison Green Myers

| 2022 Middle Grade Award

My City Speaks

Darren Lebeuf, Ashley Barron |  2022 Young Children Award

Past Author & Illustrator Award Winners

I Talk Like a River

Jordan Scott, Sydney Smith |  2021 Young Children Award

Kids & Teens