The 2009 Award Winners are….
New Writer Award Winner
by Stian Hole
As the summer ends, six-year-old Garmann’s three ancient aunts visit and they all talk about the things that scare them.
New Illustrator Award Winner
illustrated by Shadra Strickland
Bird, an artistic young boy, expresses himself through drawing as he struggles to understand his older brother’s drug addiction and death, while a family friend, Uncle Son, provides guidance and understanding.