Congratulations to PAL member and Southside Network Co-Representive Natasha Tarpley. Her book, The Me I Choose to Be, illustrated by Regis and Kahran Bethencourt, is the Steptoe illustrator award winner, published by Little, Brown, and Company.

In addition, Alice McGinty's The Water Lady: How Darlene Arviso Helps a Thirsty Navajo Nation, illustrated by Shonto Begay & Barb Rosenstock's Mornings with Monet, illustrated by Mary GrandPré, were recognized as 2022 ALSC Notable Books.

All the 2022 ALA Youth Media Award winners can be found here.
Congratulations to all the winners!