Past Sugarman Awards (2000-2016)

2016


Winner

Untamed
by Goodall, Jane


Honor

Funny Bones
by Tonatiuh, Duncan


Honor

Brown Girl Dreaming
by Woodson, Jacqueline

 

 

 

2014


Winner

Monsieur Marceau
by Schubert, Leda


Honor

Temple Grandin: How the Girl Who Loved Cows Embraced Autism and Changed the World
by Montgomery, Sy


Honor

Chuck Close: Face Book
by Close, Chuck

 

 

 

2012


Winner

The House Baba Built: An Artist’s Childhood in China
by Young, Ed

 

 


Honor

Black & White: The Confrontation Between Reverend Fred L. Shuttlesworth and Eugene “Bull” Connor
by Brimner, Larry Dane

 


Honor

Harry Houdini: The Legend of the World’s Greatest Escape Artist
by Weaver, Janice

 

 

2010


Winner

George Washington Carver
by Bolden, Tonya

 


Honor

The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and Mary
by Fleming, Candace

 

 

 

2008


Winner

We Are One: The Story of Bayard Rustin
by Brimner, Larry Dane

 


Honor

Dizzy
by Winter, Jonah

 


Honor

Delicious: The Life and Art of Wayne Thiebaud
by Rubin, Susan Goldman

 


Honor

Twelve Rounds to Glory: The Story of Muhammad Ali
by Smith, Charles R.

 

 

2006


Winner

Sequoyah: The Cherokee Man Who Gave His People Writing
by Rumford, James

 

 


Honor

Jazz A-B-Z
by Marsalis, Wynton


Honor

Reaching for the Moon
by Aldrin, Buzz

 

 

 

2004


Winner

When Marian Sang: The True Recital of Marian Anderson : the Voice of A Century
by Ryan, Pam Muñoz


Honor

Leonardo, Beautiful Dreamer
by Byrd, Robert

 

 


Honor

Jack: The Early Years of John F. Kennedy
by Cooper, Ilene

 

 

 

2002


Winner

Savion! My Life in Tap
by Glover, Savion

 

 

 

2000


Winner

Chuck Close, up Close
by Greenberg, Jan