Kadir Nelson


Kadir Nelson won the 2012 Coretta Scott King Author Award and Illustrator Honor for Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans. He received Caldecott Honors for Henry's Freedom Box by Ellen Levine and Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom by Carole Boston Weatherford, for which he also garnered a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award and won an NAACP Image Award. Ellington Was Not a Street by Ntozake Shange won a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award. Nelson's authorial debut, We Are the Ship, was a New York Times bestseller, a Coretta Scott King Author Award winner, and a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor book. He is also the author and illustrator of the acclaimed Baby Bear.


The Undefeated

Kwame Alexander and Kadir Nelson


Miles Morales: Spider-Man

Kadir Nelson and Jason Reynolds


If You Plant a Seed

Kadir Nelson


Baby Bear Board Book

Kadir Nelson


Blue Sky White Stars Bilingual Edition

Kadir Nelson and Sarvinder Naberhaus


Nelson Mandela

Kadir Nelson


Libre: Le Long Voyage d'Henri: Une Histoire Vraie

Kadir Nelson and Ellen Levine