Matt de la Peña Josette Frank Award 2022 Acceptance Speech
Author Matt de la Peña wins the Josette Frank Award (for young readers) 2022 for Milo Imagines the World from Bank Street College Children's Book Committee.
The Josette Frank Award
This award for fiction honors a book or books of outstanding literary merit in which children or young people deal in a positive and realistic way with difficulties in their world and grow emotionally and morally. The award has been given annually since 1943. Josette Frank, the editor of anthologies for children, served for many years as the Executive Director of the Child Study Association of America of which this committee was a part.
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Children's and Young Adult Literature
de la Peña, M. (2022). Matt de la Peña Josette Frank Award 2022 Acceptance Speech. . https://educate.bankstreet.edu/cbc_awards/1