Previous Winners

2020 

2020 EGL winners included: White Bird: A Wonder Story by R. J. Palacio (Random House Children’s Books) for Book of the Year;  Kiss Number 8 by Colleen AF Venable and Ellen T. Crenshaw (First Second) for the Mosaic award; Akissi: More Tales of Mischief by Marguerite Abouet & Mathieu Sapin (Flying Eye Books) for Best in Children’s Graphic Literature – Fiction;   Best Middle Grade Graphic Literature Winners White Bird: A Wonder Story by R. J. Palacio (Random House Children’s Books)  for fiction and Guts by Raina Telgemeier (Scholastic) for non-fiction; Best In Young Adult Graphic Literature winners Kiss Number 8 by Colleen AF Venable and Ellen T. Crenshaw (First Second) for fiction and  King of King Court by Travis Dandro (Drawn & Quarterly) for nonfiction; and Best In Adult Graphic Literature winners The Hard Tomorrow by Eleanor Davis (Drawn & Quarterly) for fiction and A Fire Story by Brian Fries (ABRAMS Books) for nonfiction. More

 

2019 

The 2019 award winners included Berlin by Jason Lutes (Book of the Year Winner) and The Prince and the Dressmaker by Jen Wang (Mosaic Award), and category winners Tiger vs. Nightmare by Emily Tetri and The Eye that Never Sleeps by Marissa Moss & Jeremy Holmes (Children’s); Crush by Svetlana Chmakova and The Faithful Spy: Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the Plot to Kill Hitler by John Hendrix (Middle Grade); Illegal by Eoin Colfer & Andrew Donkin and Hey, Kiddo by Jarrett J. Krosoczka (Young Adult); and Berlin by Jason Lutes and Monk!: Thelonious Pannonica, and the Friendship Behind a Musical Revolution by Youssef Daoud (Adult). More

 

2018 

The 2018 inaugural winners included Spill Zone by Scott Westerfeld and Alex Puvilland (Book of the Year Winner), The Best We Could Do by Thi Bui (Mosaic Award), Real Friends by Shannon Hale and LeUyen (Children’s), As the Crow Flies by Melanie Gilman (Middle Grade), Home Time by Campbell Whyte (Young Adult), and The Hunting Accident by David L. Carlson and Landis Blair (Adult). More